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The southern continent of the Americas, South America is bordered on the east and north by the Atlantic Ocean, on the west by the Pacific Ocean, and on the northwest by the Caribbean Sea and North America.

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Yes, however, there is no road connection through the Darian gap, which is in Panama and Colombia. Hence you would need to walk or get a four wheel vehicle or something. I just finished a 16 month trip from California to the tip of South America by car, so it is possible. To get over the 50km Darie…
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Jamestown in Virginia is the birthplace of America.
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America refers to a pair of continents sited between the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans. Some people also incorrectly use it to label just one of the countries in the north of that landmass, properly known as the United States of America.America IS The United States of America; as it is one of its many…
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Actually two Confederate victories occurred at the same place, Manassas, Virginia. If you want two different places though you can consider Fredericksburg and Chancellorsville or Chickamauga, among others. Michael Montagne  Winchester, Virginia was central to the fertile Shenadoah Valley and i…
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Because they were trying to secure the raw materials available in South east Asia for their industries.Michael Montagne   I know I'll never find the exact quote again, but one Japanese diplomat shortly after the war said one of the reasons they did not invade the West Coast was because 1/2 …
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You should be more specific about what you are referring (or looking for): natural resources, particular types of peoples, performing artists, natural features, industry, etc. Without some kind of direction, the question is much too broad and cannot be answered.
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See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Participants_in_World_War_II. That lays it out quite nicely. And yes, countries like Argentina (4000+ soldiers) and Brazil (25000+ soldiers) actually fought directly in the war effort.Mexico also sent troops. There may have been others.
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Through European colonialism: Modern colonialism started with the Age of Discovery. Portugal and Spain discovered new lands across the oceans and built trading posts. In the 17th century the Dutch, English and French build their overseas empire. Denmark and Sweden had some overseas colonies as wel…
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There are many, many many types of vegetation in the Amazon basin, from orchids and bromeliads to a native tropical fruit tree called the abiu. Much of the vegetation in this region is unknown and yet to be discovered, so it's really hard to make a list of all the plant life of the Amazon Basin.
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Answer The Andes mountains, the Amazon basin, and the Nazca Plains. The Nazca plate is currently being subducted under the South American plate. The Amazon basin encompasses the largest drainage area in the world and the Amazon river is number one in terms of water discharge. The Brazilian Shield…
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North America consists of two countries: the USA (english speaking) and Canada (bilingual - French and English) For the rest - Spanish dominates South and Central America with the exception of Belize, Brazil, Guyana, Suriname and French Guiana
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Spanish Speaking South American Countries Argentina Bolivia Colombia Chile Ecuador Paraguay Peru Uruguay Venezuela Other countries and their national/official language: Brazil - Portuguese Guyana - English French Guyana - French Suriname - Dutch
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Answer"Third World" is a term whose meaning has changed over the years.Originally, it was a country not part of the Old World--Europe--or the New World--the Americas. Then it was a country that wasn't aligned with NATO or the Warsaw Pact. Now it's a country that's lacking in at least one important r…
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Answer There are plenty of places where you can rent from someone who doesn't do a detalied background search. Most of the time, the landlord is only interested in your credit history and ability to pay rent and not your criminal history. If you have done yor time and/or completed probation or …
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Answer basketball, volleyball, track & field, softball, soccer, golf, tennis, hockey, football, lacrosee, baseball, curling, bocce ball, croquet.
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Answer Although he was already a popular writer, The Grapes of Wrath, published in 1939, propelled him into the ranks of Classic authors. His story of the Great Depression is still required reading for most high school classes in American Literature.
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to become rich and popular and have lots and lots of babies
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Large American cities in the early twentieth century had distinguishable characteristics from other towns throughout the country. These cities often lacked farms which were replaced with industrial facilities. Store fronts lined the roadways, saloons could often be found only in these cities, and cr…
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Cold Drinks and Latin Americans I know lots of Latin Americans who love cold drinks. Ever hear of a mojito? Answer I've heard that Russian people don't like cold drinks. My Russian language teacher spent two years living in hot and dry Texas without adding ice cubes to his drinks! He argued t…
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The vegetation of the Amazon basin is mainly rainforest. This is a tall closed canopy forest with strong shading and little understory vegetation, except in areas where trees have fallen. In general the soil is poor and roots do not penetrate deeply, so larger trees do fall quite frequently.
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The following countries play football in South America, these nations participate in the CONMEBOL [World Cup Qualifying] and the Copa Am�Rica.ArgentinaBoliviaBrazilColombiaEcuadorParaguayPeruUruguayVenezuela
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South American Countries Where Spanish Not Widely Spoken Brazil and Suriname Brazil is not spanish and it does not speak spanish
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According to the July 2011 U.S. Census Bureau the population of the US is: 311,591,917.
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Answer There are 14 nations. South America Country - Capital Argentina - Buenos Aires Bolivia - Sucre (seat of government at La Paz) Brazil - Braslia Chile - Santiago Colombia - Bogot Ecuador - Quito Falkland Islands (overseas territory of the United Ki…
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There are 20 Spanish speaking countries in Latin America. That's Mexico, Puerto Rico (Even though it is a U.S. territory), Cuba, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Belize (Even though they speak more English than Spanish it is still considered a Spanish-speaking country), El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragu…
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The Amazon river starts in Peru, at Apacheta Cliff at Nevado Mismi
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i need to do a project this is my question and i need a state but i cant to new york because i live in new york city and so i need a state where there is hot weather and there is lots of time to relax and everyone there is mad relaxed. like Hawaii, but i know everybody is going to take that so i wan…
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Answer For the most part, Americans live in homes either owned, rented or leased. These homes can consist of anything from a small loft in a busy metropolitan area to a mansion on many hundreds of acres of land and everything in between. There are also a small percentage of Americans that do not …
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We play games like: Cricket and sometimes we play football(guyanese mane for soccer) who answered my question about GUYANA i am from Guyana too
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because its pretty?
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The educational system in South America is very tough for kids because the parents can't help them with their homework. Oh and 90 percent of them are literate but the poor education system continues to grow.  
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The African Slave trade in Central and South America actually started in the Caribbeans. Many people know that the Spanish/Portuguese were in the "Americas" for "Gold, Glory & God". This holds true in this circumstance as well. Upon discovering the island of Hispanola (which is today Haiti/Domi…
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What do people in South America eat?People in South America eat many milk based desserts. They also eat a lot of fruits, vegetables, nuts, and Cassava flour and meal. Also, coffee and Yerba Mate ( a caffinated, tea-like drink) are very popular.
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Recreation in South America Pretty much what people everywhere else do. Amazing how much alike we all are. Soccer and volleyball are pretty popular, though.
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Answer There were two people vying for the leadership. The first one is the famous Atahualpa and the other one is Huascar, both are sons of Huayna Capac who was then the ruler of the Incan empire.
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There are different educational systems in South America. These systems vary based on the country and on whether or not the educational system is from the government or from a tribe.
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South American Continent South America, Central America, and the Falkland Islands.
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Most of them came in the time of the National Socialism. They hoped for a better life without religious persecution.Most of them came in the time of the National Socialism. They hoped for a better life without religious persecution.
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South/Latin America Because they all speak "romance" languages, derived from Latin, primaraly Spanish, Portuguese and French.
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Latin America is called "Latin America" because the countries that comprise Latin America speak Spanish and Portuguese, which are descended from Latin. The main official languages in the region - Spanish, Portuguese (and French) are derived from Latin. The term "Latin America" was coined in the 186…
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Since America tapers north to south, the distance varies. NY to LA is about 2800 miles.
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French Guianafrench guyana
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South Africa is a Country!!! The Northern Cape is the biggest province in South Africa
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It depends on the time of year and the latitude. Most of the time South America would be first because it lies much farther east than North America. However, in the middle of North American summer at high latitudes, North America is first. On June 21, St.John's Newfoundland (eastmost city in North…
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I would first write down the show, the time and what exactly happened. I would then call the station and they could hopefully point you in the direction as to how to contact the program where the abuse occured. I would also call PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) and report it and as…
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Pronunciation of Tierra Del Fuegotee-err-a del foo-eh-goh.
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north America
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because there allies
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Soccer, cricket and bullfights with soccer being the most popular.
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it begins in colunbia and end in Peru
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alot its the most popular sport in the world and the best sport in the world
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Slavery in America started in 1619. People (People referring to the Spanish) needed people to work on their plantations. Racism was already quite common. They would enslave the Native Americans and make them work on their land. This is were the idea that "People of darker skin are inferior to us" ca…
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Brazil is the largest and most populated country in South America, and the 5th largest in the world in both area and population. Spanning a vast area between central South America and the Atlantic Ocean, it is the easternmost country of America and it borders every South American nation except for E…
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A bomb.
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There are 2 : Bolivia and Paraguay.
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Atlantic Ocean
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America was named after an Italian explorer named Amerigo Vespucci who actually arrived in the continent before Columbus though there was no evidence of that voyage.Amerigo Vespucci.
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Guyana is a country on the northern coast of South America. Prior to 26 May 1966 it was a British colony called British Guiana .   Guyana is located in South America; between Venuzuala and Brazil.   Guyana is located on the South American Continent and is the only English speaking cou…
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Argentina produces a lot of wheat and meat for the rest of the world among other products.
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Western because that is where the Andes Mountains are. All along the western coast.
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Answer From a man named Richard Ameryk a Welshman and wealthy Bristol merchant. It is interesting to note that in literature, Ameryk is also spelled Amerike, which was further Americanized into Merrick. Amerigo Vespucci is incorrect, he having never reached North America and all early maps …
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ANSWER 1: According to the Encyclopedia Britannica Online, China is the third largest country in the world, after Russia and Canada. The fourth largest country is the United States, followed by Brazil. ANSWER 2: According to Wikipedia: At 3.79 million square miles (9.83 million km2) and with about…
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Amerigo Vespucci
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April 6th, 1917
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Guatemala City has been the capital since 1821
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I think that Guatemala city is the capital of Guatemala because it is named after Guatemala. The original capital city of Guatemala was Antigua. It was also called Guatemala, but in the early 1800s there were several earthquakes that caused the nearby volcano Agua to erupt. Only instead of erupti…
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There are 562 federally recognized Indian tribes, bands, nations, pueblos, etc., in the United States.
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I think it is around £2,000,000
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they are both or have grassland and both are plains they are alike by they are states and they have people in the states
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Puerto Rico is considered part of Latin America because it is a Spanish speaking country. Latin America are the countries whose language are from the Romance languages, Latin, Italian, French, and Spanish are all considered Romance languages.
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There are several, the largest is Brazil
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Answer Sao Paulo,brazil
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Ache, Amanye, Awa, Baniwa, Botocudo, Guarani, Karaja, Kayapo, Korubo, Mayoruna, Ofaye, Panara, Ticuna, Tupi, Waorani, Xucuru, Yanomami, Zuruaha.
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Thousands of people have died in the Amazons. It is unofficial as to how many have died there because of all the wildlife that is hidden there. People have been eaten by animals.
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The River Amazon is in South America. It starts at Calillona, Peru. Its delta can be found in North Eastern Brazil. The Amazon River originates in Peru and flows through Brazil to the Atlantic Ocean.It is 2 to 4 degrees from the Equator. South America ----------------------------------------------…
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There are a few spiders in the world that are said to be so highly venomous that they count as being deadly. It is commonly believed that the Brazilian wandering spider is the most venomous spider. There have been over 7000 recorded bites. If a person is bitten by this species there is a good chanc…
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I think it is Bolivia..but there is a couple of countries in africa Guyana for a fact is home to diamonds, gold and bauxite.
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Portugal, France, Spain, Netherlands, and United Kingdom
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America as a country is located north of Mexico and south of Canada.
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Colombia is a country that is located in northwest South America. It has a population of 47 million people and the capital is Bogota.
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Some blonde girls find Asians attractive, while others do not. Just because one does, does not mean all do, and just because one doesnt, does not mean all dont.
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so they could get freedom and a new life some left because of wars or there were not enough food
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Answer 30 cm Answer 30 cm
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Answer The Football league in the US is known as Major League Soccer or MLS for short.
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America is surrounded by two countries. On the northern border of America is Canada and on the southern border is Mexico.
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GeographyGuyana is geographically part of the Caribbean, this is the mainland Caribbean where not only do they share the Caribbean culture but at least one shore is washed by the Caribbean Sea. Suriname and Belize are also included. Contrary to popular belief the Caribbean does not only consist of i…
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South America
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South America has all types of climate. In the south or on the Altiplano the temperature is quite cool. In the Amazon area the temperature is quite hot and humid.
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they are located in South America ARGENTINA
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It is in the south central region of South America, south of Bolivia and north of Argentina. Until Bolivia lost its Pacific coast to Chile, Paraguay was the only landlocked country in South America.
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Will America fall..... yes. All civilizations (great or weak) will fall. America is no exception. It may take longer than usual, but it will fall someday. Hopefully not soon. Unfortunately, it may. We can only hope that we don't get too cocky and think that we will stay up at the top forever. We co…
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in average about 365,534,456,354. If you don't count newborns.The population of the USA is over 311 800 000 people It means that by population the United States is the third largest country in the world (following the People's Republic of China and India). It is also known that the world's populatio…
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