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Parent Category: History of South America
Brazilian history dates back to the first arrival of humans in South America. Brazil was discovered by Pedro Alvarez Cabral in 1500. It stayed as a Portuguese colony until its independence in 1889.
Rio bay holds many illusions. Rio is a natural wonder because there are so many ways to look at the harbor and see different things. Some of the first explorers thought it looked like the mouth of some giant river! The giant mountains by it help deceive your eyes to make it seem like a lake. Whe…
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Several of his voyages were merely as an observer by the invitation of Manuel I of Portugal. On a voyage in 1500 which was commanded by Pedro Alvares Cabral, the Portuguese discovered Brazil. When this expedition returned to Portugal with the news of this discovery, the King wanted to know if this w…
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Essentially, Brazil tried to maintain a neutral stance during the first years of the War. Given the strong immigration from German, Japanese and Italian nationals to Brazil during late 1800's in some areas the population was supportive to the Axis.However, after the sinking of several Brazilian merc…
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This is based on square kilometers (area) 1 Russia 17,075,400 2 Canada 9,976,140 3 United States 9,629,091 4 China 9,596,960 5 Brazil 8,511,965 6 Australia 7,686,850 7 India 3,287,590 8 Argentina 2,776,890 9 Kazakhstan 2,717,306 10 Sudan 2,505,810 11 Algeria 2,381,740 12 Democratic Republic of the …
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Slavery today is called human trafficking. Most slaves are smuggled or imported from poor countries or countries in upheaval and are found in many countries around the world. These slaves are usually employed in the sex trade or in domestic service.
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The Brazilian government built "Brasilia," the new capital; it built roads and infrastructure for "Brasilia"; and it gave away land grants and mining contracts.
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they evolved and moved to form bigger areas
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Brazil was discovered on the exact day of April 22nd, 1500, by a Portuguese colonizer called Pedro Alvares Cabral. The first sight of land for him was a mountain, which he named "Monte Pascoal" or "Paschal Mountain", because it was Easter on that specific day. The natives here were called "Indians" …
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the capital which is earned by institutional itselfs
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Brazil is a Federal Republic.
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Brazil has won 5 FIFA World Cups (1958, 1962, 1970, 1994, 2002).1958, 1962, 1970, 1994 and 2002.
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The leader of Brazil is the President of Brazil, currently Dilma Vana Rousseff. She was elected in early 2011. The President of Brazil is both the head of state and head of the government.
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Answer it is one of the 7 natural wonders of the world
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The Brazilian independence movement was achieved with almost no resistance from Portugal as the Portuguese king, Dom Pedro I had been told by his father that if independence must come to Brazil he should let it. So in essence, it was the only Latin American nation to achieve independence without blo…
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the soviet union ended it when they won the battle of berlin in 1945.
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In the late 16th and early 17th centuries, the Portuguese colony of modern Brazil was divided into captaincies, royal captaincies, and provinces. In 1822, with independence, Brazil became an empire, and all captaincies were converted into provinces. When Brazil became a republic in 1889 all province…
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A recent study conducted in England shows that the top 10 air polluting countries are: 1. China 2. United States 3. Mexico 4. Russia 5. India 6. Japan 7. Germany 8. Canada 9. United Kingdom 10. Italy
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yes vineta was in Rio in 1901 for exploration
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ERA shotguns A line of shotguns made in Brazil by E. R. Armentina. These guns were or still are made for the shotgun manufacturer Stoeger who is now owned by Benelli.
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they make up to $500,000 per month.net profit at the of a year not less than $6 million
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The harbor of Rio de Janeiro is a bay that stretches 20 miles inland. It is located in Brazil, South America and is surrounded by mountains. The locals call the bay Guanabara Bay.
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Pele has scored the most with over 1200 goals!WOW!
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From Portugal in 1926....if I'm correct....if not oh well:)
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The capital city of Uzbekistan is Tashkent. Uzbekistan's capital city is Tashkent.
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The capital of Somalia is Mogadishu.Somalia is a country in north east Africa, its capital city is Mogadishu. MogadishuMogadishu
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The capital of Syria is Damascus.
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Salvador, Bahia, is the capital of the State of Bahia. San Salvador is the capital of El Salvador.
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Spanish is the primary, official, or co-official language in 21 countries*, but many more have majority or substantial Spanish speaking populations. Most of these were at one time Spanish colonies in the Americas. Spanish is an official language in 14 countries: Bolivia Colombia Costa Rica Cuba …
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Equatorial Guinea is the only country in Africa where Spanish has official status.Guinea Ecuatorial (Equatorial Guinea). 5 local languages are spoken too in this country, but Spanish is the official language.
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SE stands for Sergipe, one of Brazil states.
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Brazil is divided into states
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in phillyEngland is the country we fought for & won our independence from. Philadelphia is where the Declaration of Independence was signed.
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There are two capital cities located on the Gulf of Guinea: Accra, GhanaLomé, Togo
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There is no center of the world, because earth is round, not flat.
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Portuguese is the official language of Brazil. In 2003 Nheengatu, an indigenous language of South America, was granted co-official status with Portuguese in the municipality of Sao Gabriel da Cachoeira [St. Gabriel of Waterfall]. Sao Gabriel is on the north shores of the Rio Negro [Black River] in t…
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Germany Italy- then turkey after Italy left war Japan Britain russia France then usa after japan attacked
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Maryland's colonists made a living just like all the other colonists did. Some jobs were farming, shoemaker's, lumberman, craftsmen, fishing and trading. Trading? Whats Trading? What kind of stuff did they trade?Trading is something were two people or more swap an item another person wants. To trade…
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Portuguese is the national language in Brazil. In 2003 Nheengatu, an indigenous language of South America, was granted co-official status with Portuguese in the municipality of Sao Gabriel da Cachoeira [St. Gabriel of Waterfall]. Sao Gabriel is on the north shores of the Rio Negro [Black River] in t…
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On April 22nd, 1500 the Portugese captain Pedro Álvares Cabral voyaged from Portugal to claim Brazil, landing at Porto Seguro. (He sailed back via Africa, and on to India on the same voyage). The first sight of land for him was a mountain, which he named "Monte Pascoal" or "Paschal Mountain", becau…
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in my opinion i would say Paris (France), I've been there and shopped a lot of times, they have EVERYTHING! i just love the country definitely PARIS is the shopping country believe me, if u don't you mightaswell go there and check hehe if u hear New York pfft don't believe in it.
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Although everyone agrees that a city is an urban area, the definition of city varies a lot from country to country and sometimes from state to state in one same country. The definition of city, town, province, village intersect to each other and sometimes antagonic concepts arise from that. From a s…
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The official language of Brazil is Portuguese even though the official language of most of the rest of South America is Spanish. Portuguese also has been given the status of one of the nine recognized regional languages in The Co-operative Republic of Guyana, where the official language is English.…
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Rusia is the bigest country in the world
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No South American country has abolished its army. Remember that South America only includes the nations of Brazil, Suriname, Guyana, Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, Argentina, Bolivia, Paraguay, and Uruguay. The continent does not include Central American or Caribbean nations.
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The largest city in Brazil is Sao Paulo.
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On Dec. 14, 1949, the New City of Jerusalem was made the capital of Israel.
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It started by the assassination of Arch Duke Ferdinand in Sarajevo in 1914
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The capital of brazil is Brazilia. The old capital ( rio de janero ) was changed due to overpopulation
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Rhode Island-Providence New Hampshire- Concord Massachusetts- Boston Connecticut- Hartford New York- Albany New Jersey- Trenton Pennsylvania- PhiladelphiaMaryland- Annapolis Delaware- Dover Virginia- Depends on the year in question.North Carolina- New Bern until 1776, the capitol then was whe…
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Portuguese is the official language of Brazil. Brazil is the only South American country not to have Spanish as its official language.
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There are many European languages, like English, French, German, Polish etc. Each country has its own language.
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8.5 million square kilometer
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Brazil's land area totals over 3.3 million square miles [8.5 million square kilometers]. It's the fifth largest country in the world. It's the largest country in South America. It takes up nearly 50 percent of the South American continent.
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brazil is not a continent, its a country, so its been a continent for never! so therefore this q is not able to be answered? sorry
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The size of Brazil is, 3,286,469 Square Miles.
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Russia is the largest country in the world with an area of 17,098,242 km2.
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Brazil has Portuguese as its official language, because the country was a former colony of Portugal. For three centuries, all official communication was in the Imperial language. Portugal controlled the developing export-import structure of colonial trade. And settlement of the vast country was carr…
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Brazil's greatest length is 2,731 miles [4,394.7 kilometers]. Its coastline is over 4,655 miles [7,491 kilometers]. At its greatest east-west width, it measures 2,684 miles [4,319.4 kilometers]. Brazil takes up nearly 50 percent of the South American continent. It shares a border with every South Am…
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There isn't any dominant language.
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By GDP per capita:1. Qatar2. Luxembourg3. Singapore4. Norway5. BruneiBy GDP:1. US2. China3. Japan4. Germany5. France
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No, Spanish isn't the official language in Brazil. The official language is Portuguese. Brazil was colonized by speakers of the Portuguese language of Portugal. Most of the rest of Latin America was colonized by speakers of the Spanish language of Spain.
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federative republicRepublic
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Brazil like Australian country but more mix ethiny people
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to convert you American money to Brazil you would go to an exchange bank.
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Because the Portuguese found it during war.
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No. The Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) divided the national territory of Brazil into five main regions. The five regions are North, Northeast, Central-West, Southeast, and South. These regions are geographical for demographic and statistical purposes. They aren't political or…
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1.) In the 1950s the government built a steel mill, an oil refinery and many hydroelectric dams. The government also set up a bank that had the explicit purpose of lending money to new businesses. 2.) In an attempt to combat poverty, the Brazilian government instituted a variety of development progr…
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On May 13, 1888, slavery officially ended in Brazil with the signature of the Golden Law - Lei Áurea - by Princess Izabel. This year, the theme underlying the remembrance of the date is Unfinished Abolition.
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Brazil is 3,287,612 sq mi (8,514,877 sq km)
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First Salvador and then Rio de Janeiro were capitals of Brazil before the current capital city of Brasilia. Brasilia became the capital of Brazil on April 21, 1960. Rio de Janeiro was the capital from 1793 until 1960. Salvador was the first capital, from 1549 to 1793.
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The most famous city in Brasil is Rio de Janeiro, followed by Sao Paulo. Rio de Janeiro is beautiful and that attracts many tourists. especially because of our wonderful beachesand beautiful people. I say that from my own experience, since I lived there all my life
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The main cities of Brazil are Belem, Belo Horizonte, Brasilia, Campo Grande, Campos, Cuiaba, Curitiba, Florianopolis, Fortaleza, Goiania, Maceio, Manaus, Natal, Porto Alegre, Recife, Rio de Janeiro, Salvador, Santa Maria, Santos, Sao Luis, Sao Paulo, Teresina, Uberlandia.
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The United States Embassy is located in the Federal District city of Brasilia. You can also find Consulates located in Sao Paulo and Porto Alegre.
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The capital city of Somalia is Mogadishu
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in the northeast of Brazil there are 15,865,678 people and in Brazil about 190,000,000 In Brazil there are 5570 counties (census of 2013) comprising towns, cities and large cities.
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Yes. Brazil elects their Presidents by popular vote to 4-year terms.Yes, we have a Republic President. (Michel Temer)
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8.511.965 kilometer square
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Answer The Portuguese. Spain colonized the rest of South America. Brazil is the only country there colonized by Portugal.PortugalPortugal
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Rio de janeiro
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hi this is lalabloopmonster saying your page needs something that will tell me why are why not the lords sholundent of raised the taxis ty have a nice day! ty
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Brazil is the unique south american country whose official and most spoken language is the Portuguese Language. Many other countries have portuguese as a secondary language, but when a question is asked that way, the only valid answer is the primary spoken language.
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Portuguese. Brazilian Portuguese, if you want to get specific.
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First Salvador and then Rio de Janeiro were capitals of Brazil before the current capital city of Brasilia.Brasilia became the capital of Brazil on April 21, 1960. Rio de Janeiro was the capital from 1793 until 1960. Salvador was the first capital, from 1549 to 1793.It was Rio de Janeiro.
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its very rich in money and in lands between the 9th and the 11th biggest economy in the world they are broke af Brazil is the 5th largest country. Brazil Is very rich, however everyone is crammed up, living in the South. It has very poor areas aswell, Brazil is the 7th most richest country …
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1=Russia 2=Canada3=USA4=China5=Brazil6=Australia7=India8=Argentina9=Kazakhstan10=Sudan
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La Paz and Sucre are both capitals of Bolivia. La Paz is the politiclal capital which is where the president and congress is. and Sucre is the legal capital where the Supreme Court is
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The Portuguese.
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in the cities, mostb people follow modern ways of living
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Brazil is the country of which Brasilia is the capital city. In 1956, Juscelino Kubitschek de Olveira [September 12, 1902-August 22, 1976], who was President of Brazil, 1956-1961, ordered the building of Brasilia to fulfill an article in Brazil's constiution. Dating from 1891, the article stated t…
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The United States is the third largest by land area (China is second), but if you count sea area and incorporate a few other technicalities into the definition, China is third and Canada is second with the United States coming in fourth. See the related Wikipedia links.
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Brazilians speak Portuguese
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