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Spain

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Population:

The population of Spain is relatively big for a small country. The total population in Spain is 40,525,002. The top five most populated cities in Spain are Madrid with 3,093,000 people, then it is Barcelona with 1,583,256 people, next it is Valencia with 736,000 people, after that it is the city of Sevilla with 695,000, and finally it is Zaragoza with a total of 601,000 people.

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Food:

The traditional food of Spain is Paella De Pollo with Chorizo. People eat it all over Spain. From Madrid to Barcelona. The pate contains rice with chicken and sausage
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Paella de Pollo con Chorizo

Culture:

Spain is extremely rich in its culture. The traditional music of Spain is Flamenco. Many people compare it to samba but Spaniards say that Flamenco is their own original dance. For sports, the second most popular sport is Bullfighting and their most popular sport is soccer and they are very good at it because their league is the second best in the world after England and they have two of the best clubs in the world, Real Madrid C.F, and F.C. Barcelona. And they also have some of the best stadiums such as the Santiago Bernabeu.
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A Bullfight in Madrid.
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Santiago Bernabeu Stadium in Madrid.

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F.C. Barcelona
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Real Madrid C.F.


Portugal

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Population:

The population of Portugal is average for the size of the country. The country has a total population of 10,707,924 people. The top five cities with the biggest populations in Portugal are Lisbon with 564,657 people, then Porto with 263,131 people, next it is Vila Nova de Gaia and it has 178,255 people, after that it is Armadora with 175,872 people, and lastly Braga with a population of 109,460 people.

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Food:

One of the most or even the most popular dish in all of the Portuguese country is Cozido a Portuguesa. This dish has a lot of meats including beef, chicken, and pork. It also includes a lot of vegetables with a side dish of rice. And the typical drink that goes along with that is natural water made with fruits.
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Cozido a Portuguesa

Culture:

The culture in Portugal is very famous around Europe and the world. The music that the Portuguese mostly listen and dance to is Samba but Portuguese Samba is a little bit more different than the traditional Brazilian Samba. In Portugal, there is not a sport more popular than soccer. their top three teams which are the most winners of any cups are Sporting Lisboa, Benfica, and the most popular team, F.C. Porto. They are the best because they are the only Portuguese club to ever win the UEFA Champions League in 2004.

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F.C. Porto


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Benfica


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Sporting Lisboa


Mexico

Wikipedia already has a link for Mexico click here to view it.

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Population:

The population of Mexico is a total of 111,211,789 people. The top 5 populated cities are Mexico City with 19,231,829 people. Then, it is Guadalajara with 4,095,853 people. Next, it is Monterrey with 3,664,331. After that, it is Puebla with 2,109,049, and finally it is Toluca with a total of 1,610,786 people.

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Government:

Wiki has a page on the Mexican Government
The government in Mexico is Federal Republic. The head of the country is the president. The president is also commander of chief in armed force.The government is based on three branches of government which are Legislative, Judicial,and Executive.It is also constituted under The Powers of the Unions.

History:

Mexico is known for their ancestors the Mayan,Aztec,and Olmec people. The Mayan were known for using cocoa as money and their civilization disappearing without any trace .The Aztec as only worshiping only four gods . The Olmec are known for the large stone heads. At one point in time.MExico was conquered by the Spaniards.But after years under their conquer, the people in Mexican revolted and became indepenent from Spain. They became their own country.




Culture:

Mexico is known in most parts of the Americas as a country with a very rich culture. They are rich in the arts and their most famous type of music is Mariachi music. Mexico's top sport is soccer. There are four teams that are known as the "great four" in Mexican Soccer, they are Club America, Chivas de Guadalajara, Pumas, and Cruz Azul. They also have the fifth biggest stadium in the world, Estadio Azteca. Cinco de Mayo

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Chivas


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Pumas


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America


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Cruz Azul


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Azteca Stadium




Food:

The most popular foods in Mexico are tacos of carnitas, which is pork meat, and enchiladas (either green,which are made out of tomatillos and jalapenos ,or red,which are made out of red dried chilies.). Food plays a big part in Mexican culture because it brings the family close together. Mexican recipes are pass by from generations to generations. Some of the recipes may have had some changes to them, but they all still have that kick into them as the original recipes. Mexican food is really popular here in the United States.

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Tacos de Carnitas with salsa, onions, cilantro, and lemon.
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Red Enchiladas with Cheese.


Landmarks:

There are many spectacular landmarks found in Mexico. Chichen Itza, Teotihuacan, Paquime Ruins, and Cuarenta Casas are very popular archeological landmarks found in Mexico.



Puerto Rico

Here's a link to another wiki about Puerto Rico!

Population:

More than 3 billion people, estimated that two million Puerto Ricans migrated to the U.S! Most migrated from Spain.

Food:

Many of Puerto Rican's food is based on European, American, and Africans food! Although Puerto Rican's food may seem nothing like it. They share the same spices and techniques has those three areas.
Is a breakfast but also could be whatever you make it.
Usually you add sugar or cinnamon. Whichever will satisfy your stomach. =]
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Here are pasteles, a good food that most are homemade.
This is either cooked mainly with chicken and sometimes other meats.
Best served with ketchup, or a hot sauce of your choice.
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Sports:

Many sports are played in Puerto Rico like baseball, basketball, boxing, American football (NFL).

Baseball:

Their league in baseball is simple Puerto Rico Baseball League also is Liga de BĂ©isbol Profesional de Puerto Rico, spanish speaking people know that one! Or LBPPR. Consisting of six teams. Participate in the Caribbean World Series.

Basketball:

Puerto Rico doesn't really have a team but a lot of U.S teams have recruited people from Puerto Rico to play with them! =]

Football:

Their team is controlled by Puerto Rican Football Federation. Puerto Rico's team entered the 2010 World Cup. Puerto Rico has had good reviews for their football team in past times.

The Arts:

Puerto Rico has all types of their own foods, sites but they also have unique dances, music, and instruments!

Salsa:

The major dance is Salsa "the rhythm of the island." From the roots of the Caribbean! Its not an old dance, people in all over play it in clubs, and other social places. It is a fast dance that you must have the beat and the rhythm for it to be on top.

Today's Music:

Ricky Martin: a well known guy from Puerto Rico. Honored best Latin Pop singer.
Marc Anthony: He is a guy with talent! He also has one Latin Grammy Awards. And according to the guinness book he is the best selling latin artist there is. He has switched his music up in album to album but either way he adds a little salsa.


Government:

The government is a 3 party system Legislative,Executive, Judiciary. Check out this website for more details on the their government! Click!

Visitation Sites:

There are lovely beaches and white sand. You can walk among the mountains and valley's. Right next to the Caribbean sea, perfect for relaxing and fun!!

This is one of thousands of beautiful sites you will see viewing Puerto Rico!

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Cambodia

Cambodia is a small country in South East Asia. The population of Cambodia was an estimate of 14,241,640 as of 2008. Phnom Penh, Cambodia's capital is also its largest city with a population of 1,325,681. The Cambodian flag has large blue and red stripes and a white temple in the middle of it. The white temple is supposed to be Angkor Wat, the religious center of Cambodia and the state temple.
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Food: Cambodian food includes tropical fruits, rice, noodles and various soups. Almost every dish eaten is with a bowl of rice.

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Honduras

Honduras is a country in Central America, we are a hispanic country.

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"We all come from different parts of the world...but where do you come from!?"




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1] Name 2] Ethnicity 3] How you express that. 4..5..6..7...etc.] whatever else you think of your culture! Add pictures!

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PERIOD 3 COMPUTER INFO-TECH CLASS DIVERSITY!!


Puerto Rican

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Who here is Puerto Rican?
1)Nicole
2)Puerto rican, French and indian.
3)I don't exactly know the French and indian flag but when i find out I'll put it.
I was
born and raised here in Chicago. But i do eat lots of my cultures foods and deserts.




Mexican

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Who here is Mexican?

1] Miguel
2] Mexican
3] Lived in Mexico City, Pachuca, & Idalgo

Korean

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Who here is Korean?

1)JULIET IS!! ;D
2) I am half Korean half Chinese.
3)I was born in Korea, lived there till I was 6/7. Moved here (Chicago) officially in first grade. I moved a lot.
4) I love kimchi.

Honduras

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Who here is Honduras?
1. Robert. I'm half.

Norwegian


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Who here is Norwegian?

1] Kirstin
2] Norwegian and Irish
3] Every year I go to this parade called Syttende Mai or 17 of May in English.
It's norways constitution day.

Spain

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Who here is from Spain?

Vietnam

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Who here is from Vietnam?

Philipines

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Who here if from the Philippines???


Cambodia

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Who here is Cambodia?














































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