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The leader of Ecuador is its president who serves as both head of government and head of state. The president of Ecuador is currently Rafael Vicente Correa Delgado .
Rafael Vicente Correa Delgado is the President of Ecuador. He assumed office on 2007 January 15 , he managed to get Ecuador's foreign debt heavily reduced by declaring the previous debt illegitimate due to having been contracted by corrupt and despotic previous regimes. The President of Ecuador …serves as both head of government and head of state and is elected to 4-year terms, although the position has been relatively unstable, with no president serving the full 4-years since 1992-1996. Rafael Correa born 6 April 1963 =] (MORE)
Ecuador is in Western South America, it borders colombia and peru.the population is 14 million. The capital is Quito. Quito isnestled in the Andes Mountains at 9500 feet above sea level. Equador is a country in South America that the equater runsdirectly through.
Ecuador is a beautiful country in northern South America, on the western coast, between Peru and Colombia. The Equator runs right through it. Galapagos Islands is a part of Ecuador. Equador is located in the north-western area of South America. Located north of Peru and to the east & north bordered …by Colombia. Best known of it's provinces is the well known Galapocus Islands. it is in south America (MORE)
Ecuador is a South American country containing four well-knownlandforms. They are the Galapagos Islands, Oriente Rain Forest,Sierra Mountains and La Costa plains.
Ecuador crosses the equator so that's how it got its name. . it got its name from the equator which runs straight throughEcuador . It got its name since it is on the equator, and the frenchnamed it that and the french word for Ecuador means "Equator". thisis made by pazourdog!!!! . Ecuador mea…ns equator. Ecuador is located on the equator. Thus,Ecuador is named for its location. (MORE)
An important Ecuador fact is that this country is considered among the most mega-diverse countries in the world. Another fact is that in relation to its surface, Ecuador holds the greatest amount of species of plants and animals in the Planet. Christina agulara live in Ecuador for a short per…iod of time THE ULTIMATE ANSWER IS . Ecuador Flag and Fast Facts. Population 13,032,000 Capital Quito; 1,451,000. Area 283,560 square kilometers (109,483 square miles). Language Spanish, Quechua. Religion Roman Catholic. Currency U.S. dollar. Life Expectancy 71. GDP per Capita U.S. $3,200. Literacy Percent 93. One interesting fact is that they use the US Dollar as currency. -Brian (MORE)
Yes, even though it is located at the equator (the imaginary line that divides the northern and southern halves of the earth from which Ecuador gets it's name), snow can still be found high in the volcanoes that surround the capital city of Quito. Two notable volcanoes where snow can be found are Ch…imborazo and Cotopaxi. Rising to altitudes of 20,561 feet and 19,347 feet respectively, both reach high enough into the atmosphere to be covered with glaciers. In fact, if you were to measure from the center of the earth, Chimborazo would be higher than Mt. Everest! And Cotopaxi is one of the tallest active volcanoes in the world. (MORE)
The abbreviation for Ecuador is 'ec'. The four letter abbreviationfor Ecuador is 'ecua'. However, 'ec' is the most common.
Ecuador is on the border of the Amazon rainforest, which is shown in the image below. . Image courtesy of Answers.com
The primary religion of Ecuador is Catholicism (95%) and the second would be the Native American religions followed by small minorities of non-Catholic Christians and cults.
Yes, it is. That's how it got its name. There is a monument called "La Mitad Del Mundo," just outside of Quito, the capital city. Unfortunately, the architects of the monument were off by a few hundred meters. But they were close and that's all that matters, right??
Yes, Ecuador has been a democracy since 1979 and as of 2009 is headed by a socialist but democratic government.
The climate on the coast of Ecuador, the western jungles, the Galapagos Islands (owned by Ecuador) , and east of the Andes in the Ecuadorian part of the Amazon Basin is tropical. In the Andes and their highlands, the climate becomes much more temperate.
Ecuador is commonly abbreviated using either ISO standard 3166-1 alpha-2 or alpha-3, which use 2 letters and 3 letters repectively.. The two letter abbreviation is "EC". You'll see it most commonly used with Internet Domains names registered in ecuador, for example in the address for the Ecuadorian…t department of Tourism, 'www.turismo.gov.ec'.. The three letter abbreviation is "ECU". This abbreviation is commonly used to represent countries in international sporting matches, such as the Soccer (football) and the Olympic Games. (MORE)
Perhaps by nickname, you mean motto.. In that case, the offical motto of Ecuador is "Dios, Patria, y Libertad" which translates to "God, Homeland, and Liberty".. Some more informal 'mottos' heard in popular culture nowadays in Ecuador include "Ya la patria es de todos!" or "Estamos en marcha!".. …People sometimes also refer to Ecuador (and more specifically the capital city of Quito) as "El Mitad del Mundo" or "Center of the World" steming from its location on the equator. (MORE)
Ecuador's climate varies by region, due to differences in altitudeand its proximity to the equator. Its average annual temperature is17.8 degrees Celsius.
Some of the traditions in Ecuador include Carnival and New Years. Carnival is a country wide water fight. For New Years they make dummy dolls and then light them on fire and jump over them. This is to represent a doing away of all your bad habbits.
Ecuador is located in west South America between Colombia and PerÃº in the Equator.(that's what the Spanish word Ecuador means) This is the reason why La Mitad del Mundo (The center of the world) is in Quito. (Ecuador's capital)
Stay cool dude. Don't chuck the ice cream. Better answer: You can climb glacier covered mountains, relax on a beach, take a cruise to the Galapagos Islands, party all night in Quito or Guayaquil, take surfing lessons in Canoa. Ecuador has a huge variety of climates and activities for a small count…ry, in part because the geography is so varied. The average high in the capital, Quito, is just about 68 degree Fahrenheit, while it is much hotter in the rainforest or in the lowlands near the coast. (MORE)
I don't know for sure but I think it's because it's close to the equator (???).
The most famous bird of Ecuador is the Condor and also for the millions of Hummingbirds all across the country
Dios, patria y libertad" (Spanish) "Pro Deo, Patria et Libertate" (Latin) "God, homeland and liberty"
Francisco Pizarro discovered Ecuador. But actually, there werepeople already living there, so technically he didn't discover it.
No, Ecuador returned to being a Presidential republic in 1979, after very nearly 10 years of being either a Civilian or Military Dictatorship.
There are hundreds of things to do in Ecuador. If you like mountains and volcanoes you can visit the highlands of this country. If you like the sea, you can visit the beaches and the coast of Ecuador. If you like the jungle, you can visit its Amazon Rain Forest. And if you like to see endemic specie…s and spectacular landscapes, you can visit the Galapagos Islands which belong to Ecuador. (MORE)
People in Ecuador are very polite. Greetings and handshakes are part of everyday life. There are many different indigenous people who live in Ecuador that cling to their own customs. See Related Links for more information.
The country of Ecuador gets its name from the imaginary line that divides the Earth in two hemisphires: "equator"
Ecuador does not have 4 distinct seasons. Like many tropical countries, it has a dry season and a wet season. Quito, the capital city, is located at around 9,000 feet in elevation. It remains relatively cool most of the year and actually gets pretty cold during the wet season. Guayaquil, the largest… coastal city, has a more humid climate year round. (MORE)
There are three main regions in Ecuador: The Pacific coast, TheAndes mountains, and the rainforest. Though the Amazon doesn't runthrough the rainforest many of the rivers in this area aretributaries to the Amazon.
There are various crops that grow in Ecuador with the main onesbeing bananas. Other crops include rice, beans, corn, tea andcoffee among others.
Ecuador grows bannanas and coffee for the most part, plus a lot of other fruits. There is also a growing flower industry in Ecuador.
yes because it is a very beautiful country i think it's awesome i was born in ecuador :)
lol u r tryin 2 find out ur homework it is a MEDC countary :)
Its a foreign name of a line. The word for "equator" is Ecuador, and the equator runs through the country.
Yes, Ecuador is divided into 3 parts: the coast, the rainforest, and the mountains. The coast is on the Pacific Ocean.
not macy's... but you can find other department stores. like De Prati, Casa Tosi, Tia, etc... ;)
Ecuador means equator in Spanish. The equator pass right through the middle of the country.
You can use fax machine. There are establishments who offer this paid service. Also you may avail of the internet fax service where in you can send faxes using your online account. No need for a fax machine and a dedicated phone line, as long as you have an internet connected PC and a provider you c…an send and receive faxes cost effectively. (MORE)
Because Ecuador is one of the best places in the world to retire to. A national travel magazine chose Cuenca, Ecuador as the best place in the world to live in. The weather is great, the food is great, housing and medical is low costs. come visit and you will stay, I promise.
Ecuador is a country cannot be inside any city, cities are inside countries, not the other way around... in other cases cities can BE countries, but this is not the case!
ecuador is unique because of a lot of things. Mainly because of its resources. EcuadorÂ´s Oriente is known as the lung of America. Also people in Ecuador are warm . EcuadorÂ´s food is so delicious. and you can go to different climates if you want. you can go to the beaches in the coast or the co…ld in the highlands, or even the humidity of the Oriente. (MORE)
The Culture of Ecuador is far from homogeneous. The population is a mix of Mestizos, Amerindian, Spanish and Blacks. There are more than 14 Indigenous groups in Ecuador and each have their own identities and traditions. You will notice quite a difference in the culture depending on whether you ar…e in one of the large cities such as Quito in the Highlands, Guayaquil in the Coast or in the Jungles of Ecuador As with other countries in South America, the culture of Ecuador is a result of the blending of the native indigenous cultures with that of the Spanish who conquered here in the 16th century. (MORE)
one thing would be the bull fights but i bet there is more things that makes Ecuador special like a song if they have one.
Depends on the region, coastal and amazonic regions are humid, but the highlands and GalÃ¡pagos are not
There is deforestation going on in Ecuador and oil spills are very dangerous there. Many spills kill animals and affect thousands of human beings. Oil spills also damage the rainforests which causes the deforestation. Deforestation is also caused by large forest fires which spread very quickly on la…nd. (MORE)
Tecala is real country where the one major event in its history was when general maximus decimus meridius travelled to the future riding a velociraptor in order to rescue a banana held hostage by the sheriff of Nottingham.
The natural laws governing movement are the same in Ecuador as elsewhere so they would move in the same way as others do
There are no koalas in Ecuador. Koalas are endemic to Australia, meaning they are not found anywhere else in the world.
There is a free education and its getting better every year, theteacher in a goverment school in Ecuador receives much highersallary than a teacher in a private school. That happended the last2 years. The eduacation is very good.