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Why is Uruguay named Uruguay?

Uruguay (the country) is named like that because of the name of the river that separates it from Argentina. Uruguay's (the country) full name is "República Oriental del Urugu (MORE)
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What is the religion of Uruguay?

Uruguay is a secular country so it doesn't have an official religion. About 66% of the people are Roman Catholic. All the public schools in Uruguay are secular and don't teac (MORE)

Are there earthquakes in Uruguay?

Earthquakes in Uruguay are extremely rare. This is because the country is far from plate boundaries and doesnt have many fault lines (cracks in the earth that produce mountain (MORE)
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In what continent is Uruguay?

The country of Uruguay is located in the continent of South America.   It's in South America. Uruguay is located on the continent of South America.
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Who is the President of Uruguay?

José Alberto Mujica Cordano is the President of Uruguay. José Mujica was elected President of Uruguay in 2009, and took office on 2010 March 1. In his 20's, Mujica j (MORE)
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What borders Uruguay?

Argentina in the west, Brazil in the north and the Atlantic Ocean in the east. Uruguay is also bordered by the Uruguay River, which forms part of the border between it and A (MORE)
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Where is Uruguay?

Uruguay is a comparatively small country in South America, along the Atlantic coast between Brazil and Argentina. Its capital is Montevideo. The Uruguay River separates it fr (MORE)
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What is the currency of Uruguay?

Uruguay's currency is the Uruguayan Peso (UYU), (spanish: peso uruguayo). (1,000 UYN = 1 UYU) However, cars, houses and most of the imported electronics can be bought in US (MORE)
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What cars are in Uruguay?

Most of the cars in Uruguay are from the brans Peugeot, Citroën, Chevrolet and Volkswagen. Many are used cars from the 1990s and before but you also see many new cars in Mont (MORE)