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.
well Bolivia is located in south America if you were wondering.
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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…009. As of June 2014, the president of Bolivia is Evo Morales. (MORE)
Bolivia actually has two capitals. The main constitutional capital is Sucre and the secondary administrative capital is La Paz.
--------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 SimÃ³n BolÃvar , on August 6 , 1825 (see Bolivian War of Independence ). From Infoplease: The count…ry won its independence in 1825 and was named after SimÃ³n BolÃvar, the famous liberator. From the CIA World Factbook: Bolivia, named after independence fighter Simon BOLIVAR, broke away from Spanish rule in 1825; much of its subsequent history has consisted of a series of nearly 200 coups and countercoups. From the World Atlas: In 1809, the "Liberator," Simon Bolivar (Bolivia's namesake) began the battle for independence, and after the Spanish defeat in 1824, Bolivia finally gained its hard-fough freedom in 1825. From the Encyclopaedia Britannica Online: In recognition of BolÃvar's support, congressional leaders named the new republic Bolivia in his honour. (MORE)
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.
Through the Asamblea General de Diputados de las Provincias del Alto Peru, in 1825, the country declared its independence with the name of RepÃºblica de Bolivar, in honor of SimÃ³n Boliviar, but it was later on changed to RepÃºblica de 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.
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…rican civil war) 1952 Revolution 1953-1959 6 years (1953 to 1959) of economic contraction 1985 Hyperinflation 12000% price increase and a lot of coups Having similar start with other latin American nations, Bolivia suffered in the 1800's with wars with more populous countries. In the 1900's the Chaco war, the 1952 revolution, government instability and the hyperinflation are important factors that contributed with today's poverty. (MORE)
Bolivia's 'state' are actually referred to as departments. Thereare nine: Pando, La Paz, Beni, Oruro, Cochabamba, Santa Cruz,Potosi, Chuquisaca, and Tarija.
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…roleum, natural gasses. But Bolivia is still a poor country about two-thirds live in poverty (MORE)
Bolivia comprises about 424,000 square miles on the South Americancontinent. By comparison, the United States is 3.794 million squaremiles.
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 MoxeÃ±os, SirionÃ³, Uru Uru, Tiahuanacotas and others. Many people think Bolivians are descendants of the Inca. The Inca, from furthe…r North than the territory now occupied by Bolivia, moved down into the area and defeated the Aymara, assimilating and mixing with them, which is why the Aymara often describe themselves as descendants of the Inca. The people of Bolivia are not all indigenous, however. Most are mestizo (a mix of races or nationalities. Even those who identify with Aymara or Quechua descent are mostly mestizo). There are many descendants of Spanish (most Bolivians have some Spanish ancestry), Germans, Jewish, Swiss, Italians, Americans, Canadians, Brazilians, Lebanon, Japan, Korea, China, and more. (MORE)
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.
Bolivia is one of two landlocked countries in South America It isnear Brazil and Peru.
Bolivia is located on the continent of South America. It is one ofonly two landlocked countries on that continent.
\nBolivia uses a "Boliviano", which has about a 8:1 ratio to the dollar. (One dollar buys eight bolivianos.)
It is tropical and like florida's and normally green with lots ofbig black dicks and fat asses baby
Bolivia has high elavation so im guessing there natural landforms are mountains. im not sure
Facts about Bolivia . Bolivia is located in South America. . It is landlocked, which means there is no direct access to water on its borders. . Santa Cruz is its largest city. . It was once part of the Inca Empire. For more detailed information, check out the Related Links section indi…cated at the bottom the answer. THE ULTIMATE ANSWER IS Bolivia Flag and Fast Facts Population 8,922,000. Capital La Paz (administrative); 1,477,000-Sucre (constitutional); 212,000. Area 1,098,581 square kilometers (424,164 square miles). Language Spanish, Quechua, Aymara. Religion Roman Catholic. Currency boliviano. Life Expectancy 63. GDP per Capita U.S. $2,500. Literacy Percent 87. the real deal!!!!!!!!. bolivia cities have transportation which is buses.minibuses,and taxi. Bolivia's capital is La Paz Bolivia's population is 9,775,246 Bolivia's currency is the Boliviano The major languages are Spanish, Quechua, and Aymara. Kecewa and Aymara are native languages, and there are many other lesser known native languages. (MORE)
Bolivia is in the south America region. There four major regions in Bolivia are: . The Andean Highlands . The Yungas . The Valles . And the Oriente There highest plateau is the Altiplano
\nBolivia is the poorest country in south America, with a $27.87 billion GDP (Gross Domestic Product).
Bolivia Landforms are: Amazon Bason Gran Chaco Taraco Strait of Tiquino Salar de Uyuni Poopo Lake Altiplano Interandean Valles
vegetation in bolivia differs from one eco-regin to another at some areas there is dense vegetation with shrubs . and at some regions it is too cold for any plant to grow
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.
No. Bolivia falls within the lower-middle-income definition; the only country in the Americas which stands as a LEDC is Haiti.
Rivers in Bolivia include the Rio Negro, and the Madeira and AbunaRivers. Other rivers include Sena, Tambopata, and Claro Rivers.
No. Paraguay and Bolivia are separate countries in the interior of South America, south of Brazil. Bolivia is northwest of Paraguay.
Bolivia is in South America, bordering North and East by Brazil.. It supposedly should be in the Southern and Western hemisphere.
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…ed. Among them, and still living in Bolivia today are the Uru Urus, Aymara, Quechua, Tiahuacota, Moxos, Siriono, Ayoreos, Guarani, Chiquitanos, and about 25 others. Bolivia was FOUNDED as an independent republic on August 6, 1825. Bolivia was founded as an independent republic on August 6, 1825. (MORE)
Some major Bolivian cities are: La Paz (capital) Sucre (another capital) Cochebamba Santa Cruz Potosi
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…cally to Protestants), have been on the rise. (MORE)
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,
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.
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.
Key exports from Bolivia include natural gas, soybeans and soy products, crude petroleum, zinc ore, tin
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.
Because I am and if you have a problem with that then die because you can't change that because you are not magic
The official nickname for the country Bolivia is, the rooftop ofthe world. This is because of the high elevation of Bolivia.
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….centralconnector.com/games/cacho.html http://www.scribd.com/doc/19342817/Cacho-History-Rules I played this a lot on my visit with the people we were visiting and we saw lots of people playing this at cafes and bars too. (MORE)
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.
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.
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
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…re processed to create cocaine. In The US, the following companies are registered with the DEA to legally import coca leaves: Stephen Company, Coca-Cola, Johnson Matthey, Inc, Pharmaceutical Materials; Mallinckrodt Inc; Penick Corporation; and the Research Triangle Institute. (MORE)
the fertility rate (which is average amount of children per woman) is 3.2 hope that helps
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.
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.
yes, There are 2000 Muslims in Bolivia (constituting
Bolivia is a landlocked country, it is bordered by Brazil, Paraguay, Argentina, Chile and Peru.
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'…s Pantanal region, there are several small ports along the Paraguay River and its tributaries. Lake Titicaca , shared by Bolivia and Peru, is a major tourist destination . Here you can take a small outboard motorboat or larger tour boat to the Island of the Sun and the Island of the Moon. From Bolivia you can cross the entire lake to reach Peru by hydrofoil. Fishing boats are also abundant. (MORE)
Bolivia has two capitals, Sucre and La Paz. Sucre is the historical capital, and La Paz is where the countries government is seated.
Bolivia is a country within a continent. The continent is SouthAmerica. There are several other countries in South America.