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Guyana

By: Iliana Ljubas-Kolar

Georgetown, The capital city of Guyana

Where Guyana is on the map it is next to suriname and venezuela

Capital City: Georgetown

Population: 779,243

Size in area: 83,000 Square miles

Absolute location: 4°N and 58°W

Syle of Government:Republic/Unitary State/Semi-Presidental System

Information about Guyana

Waterfalls are one of guyana’s trade marks


The longest river in guyana is The Essequibo River


The biggest mountain in Guyana is Mount Roraima

Waterfalls are one of guyana’s trade marks


The longest river in guyana is The Essequibo River


The biggest mountain in Guyana is Mount Roraima

Landforms:

Rivers, Waterfalls,and Mountains

September is the hottest month in Guyana with an average temerature of 82°F and the coldest is January at 81°F. The wettest month is June.

Climate

Fort Kyk-Over-Al is located by the Essiquibo River and was made in the late 1500's

Man Made Features in Guyana

The 1736 monument was made February 23, 1736 and has a lot of meaning to most people in Guyana

After Fort Zeelandia was built people started to petition to take it down and they tried to lite it on fire

This is bauxite and it is often found Guyana

Gold,Diamonds,and Bauxite are all natural resources That can found in Guyana

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Natural Resources

This picture is diamond inside a rock that people found

This is gold that has been dug up drom the ground

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Sugar is a big industry product in Guyana and they have been producing it since 1989

Lumber has been cut and sold to billions of people all over the world

Industry

Over 210,000 tons of rice has been processed in Guyana  since 1984

There are 140 cocoa beans in a pound so in every chocolate bar in guyana there are at least 280 cocoa beans

Agriculture

There are at least 4,000 coffee beans in each cup of coffee  since almost all coffee cup holds 7 to 8 grams of coffee in guyana

Before organic sugar is a powder texture it is liquid and in Guyana it used to be called guysuco

Phagwa(also known as Holi or Festival of Colors) is celebrated every year  it celebrates the starting of spring and ending of winter

Christianity is one of the religions in Guyana. Some of the other religions are Hindu and Muslim, and Buddhism. There are even some beliefs of Rastafari movement.

Culture

Guyana won the 2010 Duck Curry competition winning a trophy and $60,000