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In Bolivia
Tin and silver are it's most valuable of the countries natural commodities. but they also mine gold and iron, tungsten and antimony have been excavated.
Natural gas is also dug for I'm not sure you can class that as mining though.
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Who is the President of Bolivia?

Juan Evo Morales Ayma is the President of Bolivia. Evo Morales assumed office on 2006 January 22 after being elected by popular vote for a single non-renewable five year term in 2005. However in 2009, the constitution was changed to allow for a renewal of terms, and Morales was re-elected in late 2 (MORE)

What is the capital of Bolivia?

Bolivia actually has two capitals. The main constitutional capital is Sucre and the secondary administrative capital is La Paz.

What is mining?

We use the general term mining to describe the activity ofrecovering materials from the earth. It is from these raw materialswe take minerals we need or the raw material from which we winmetal. Mining is a broad term, and there is more to it than mightmeet the eye. In mining, we might extract the o (MORE)

Who was Bolivia named after?

--------Bolivia was named for Simon Bolivar: From Wikipedia: Independence was proclaimed in 1809, but sixteen years of struggle followed before the establishment of the republic, named for Simón Bolívar , on August 6 , 1825 (see Bolivian War of Independence ). From Infoplease: The count (MORE)

Where is Bolivia located?

Bolivia is a country in west central South America, inland from Peru and Chile on the Pacific coast. You can see Bolivia clearly on the map at the related link.

How did Bolivia get its name?

Through the Asamblea General de Diputados de las Provincias del Alto Peru, in 1825, the country declared its independence with the name of República de Bolivar, in honor of Simón Boliviar, but it was later on changed to República de Bolivia.

What is the title of the movie about the silver mines in Bolivia?

The devil's miner, 2005.. Two brothers, 14-year-old Basilio and 12-year-old Bernardino, work deep inside the silver mines of Cerro Rico, Bolivia. In the mines, which date back to the 16th century, it is said the devil determines the fate of those who enter. Raised without a father and living in pov (MORE)

What is the Movement of Bolivia?

its a political party called MAS (Movimiento al Socialismo) its a movement to socialism lead by president Evo Morales, the goal is for equality and the benefiting of native bolivians such as Quechuas, and Aymaras.

How do you mine?

The basic princible of mining is to go to where the deposit of the wanted material is found, dig the material from the deposit with suitable tools and then refine the raw mineral to pure ingots. So the basics is simple. It becomes complicated when you add the reality to mining: Before you c (MORE)

Why is Bolivia poor?

1825 Independence 1836 Peru-Bolivian Confederation (basically the bolivian president invaded Peru) 1836 War with Chile and Argentina 1879-1883 War with Chile 1903 War with Brazil 1932-1935 War with Paraguay (killed more than 20% of soldiers, compare that with the 5% of the union in the Ame (MORE)

What is mined?

There are so many things that are mined. Some of the commonminerals include iron ore, coal, gold, lead, silver, copper,limestone and so much more.

States in Bolivia?

Bolivia's 'state' are actually referred to as departments. Thereare nine: Pando, La Paz, Beni, Oruro, Cochabamba, Santa Cruz,Potosi, Chuquisaca, and Tarija.

What does Bolivia export?

Natural gas and agricultural products. Bolivia exports lots of Mineral, Oil, Fruits, wheat, Coffe, wool, wood, seeds, etc, and also The biggest will be Lithium Batteries and LIthium itself. Bolivia primarily depends on mineral exports which are zinc and natural gas. tin, silver, and zinc. gold, pet (MORE)

How big is Bolivia?

Bolivia comprises about 424,000 square miles on the South Americancontinent. By comparison, the United States is 3.794 million squaremiles.

Who are the people of Bolivia?

The three largest indigenous groups of Bolivia are the Aymara, Quechua and Guarani, although in Bolivia there are nearly 30 native indigenous groups including the Moxeños, Sirionó, Uru Uru, Tiahuanacotas and others. Many people think Bolivians are descendants of the Inca. The Inca, from furthe (MORE)

About people in Bolivia?

The people from Bolivia are called Bolivians. Haggling over pricewhen you are shopping in Bolivia is common and even expected.People in Bolivia love celebrating and enjoy parties. They holdmany festivals throughout the year.

Continent of Bolivia?

Bolivia is located on the continent of South America. It is one ofonly two landlocked countries on that continent.

How do you get out of a mine?

Use the ladders or if your playing a game online, teleport your way out. Otherwise, in real life, you can call for help on a cellphone/ use a pickaxe and mine your way out.

What is a mine?

We see the application of the term mine (as in land mine) to a high explosive weapon that can be set on or beneath the ground, and which is triggered by someone stepping on it or a vehicle rolling over it. The same name applies to a similar nautical weapon that floats at or just below the surface (MORE)

Is Bolivia poor?

\nBolivia is the poorest country in south America, with a $27.87 billion GDP (Gross Domestic Product).

How is the weather in Bolivia?

Weather in Bolivia is generally dry and cold, owing to its extreme elevation. However, the lower rain forest region is generally much wetter and warmer. Since the country is very high up, breathing may be difficult for the first few weeks of your stay.

Who is Bolivia?

Bolivia is a country, not a person. It was named after Simon Bolivar. well Bolivia is located in south America if you were wondering.

What hemisphere is Bolivia in?

Bolivia is in South America, bordering North and East by Brazil.. It supposedly should be in the Southern and Western hemisphere.

When was Bolivia founded?

Bolivia was founded in south America by Chris Columbus in1498 . also dicoverd America he dicoverd alot back in those days Thousands of years prior to the arrival of Christopher Columbus to the Americas (who never made it as far South or inland as Bolivia) many indigenous tribes and groups exist (MORE)

What is Bolivias religion?

Christian, like most of North, Central and South America. Traditionally Catholic, but Protestants of different denomination - locally called "evangelistas", or sometimes "cristianos" (technically, Catholics are also Christians, but when Bolivians talk about "cristianos", they sometimes refer specifi (MORE)

Does Bolivia have a coastline?

No. It is totally land locked with Chile and Peru "blocking" Bolivia from the South Pacific Ocean to the west and Brazil to the east. See related link for a map of South America,

What is the Entertainment in Bolivia?

i cant tell you about the entertainment about Bolivia but i can tell you about America's. there is boy named cole sprouse. and he is an actor which means he is part of the entertainment about America. he is so cute.

What wars were Bolivia in?

There was a large civil war called the Water wars this was over the commercialisation of water. The poor could not afford it so they rebelled as they saw water as a human right. I believe this started with 2000 in Cochabamba but don't quote me on that.

Is he mine?

talk to him and find out!!! and if he doesn't SO WHAT!!! there are plenty more fish in the sea!!! the chances are he will like you!!

Are there deserts in Bolivia?

Bolivia is home to the largest salt desert in the world called the Salar de Uyuni. There is also a smaller salt desert north of Uyuni and another desert in Bolivia's southeast Chaco region.

Why am i called Bolivia?

Because I am and if you have a problem with that then die because you can't change that because you are not magic

What is Bolivia nickname?

The official nickname for the country Bolivia is, the rooftop ofthe world. This is because of the high elevation of Bolivia.

What can you mine?

You can mine gold, coal and iron ore there might be more things that you can mine but these are the ones that i know of

What are Bolivia games?

Cacho!(sp: cup) It's a lot of fun. It is played with 5 die and a cup. You take turns rolling the die and fill categories like your 1's to 6's and then full house, 4 of a kind, etc. There are some simliar game apps that I found for my iphone. heres what a simple search turned up with: http://www (MORE)

Who do you mine for?

We mine for coal which produces electricity . Without coal we wouldn't be able to flip the light switch on an have lights.

What do you get from mines?

Generally speaking, minerals. Obviously, it depends on the type of mine, but you can mine for coal, gold, diamonds and even uranium, among many others.

What are the cultures in Bolivia?

I'm searching for this too. I know Bolivia's main culture is indigenous, though. Specific indigenous groups include the Tiahuanaco people and the Aymara people.

What is the dish of Bolivia?

Bolivia does not have a specified national dish, but nationals would consider the dish of Bolivia to be humita , a dish with dough and corn cooked together.

Is Bolivia communism?

No it is a democratic country but if you are thinking in travelling to Bolivia visit www.itraveladventures.net they have very nice adventures trip I recommend it

What are the exports in Bolivia?

Bolivia's main exports include natural gas (with Argentina and Brazil as the main buyers), zinc, and soybeans. Other exports include coffee, sugar, cotton, corn timber, sunflower seeds (for oil), organic chocolate, and coca. However, in most countries coca leaves are illegal to posses because they a (MORE)

What are the boundaries of Bolivia?

Bolivia is bordered to the North and East by Brazil, to the South by Paraguay and Argentina, and to the West by Chile and Peru. Because it is surrounded on all sides by these neighboring countries and thus has no access to the ocean, it is called a landlocked country.

What do you get from mining?

Everything that was not grown comes from mining. Coal, uranium, and oil for the powerplant that is powering your computer at this moment. About 32 different elements in your computer came from mining. The nails that hold your house together, the wiring in the walls, and the hinges on the door came f (MORE)

What are the waterways of Bolivia?

Bolivia 's main waterways consist exclusively of rivers, lakes and lagoons as the country is landlocked and has no seaport. Lake Titicaca in the western Andes region is the highest navigable lake in the world. To the North and East several major Amazon tributaries are used. In Southeast Bolivia' (MORE)