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Argentina, South America

Argentina

Lanín volcano, Argentina

By: Michael R. Lavrisha

 Córdoba, Argentina

Salta, Argentina

The overall population of Argentina is 44,271,041 people

Argentina is in between 56 S 18 S and 74 W 57 W.

Argentina flag

Information

Argentina is 1.074 million mi² in area

Buenos Aires, Argentina. State capital

Mauricio Macri is the president (or leader) of Argentina. Their elections is basically the same as ours. People vote and the person keeps going for a certain amount of years. Also their government is a Democracy.

Aconcagua is the not only the tallest mountain in South America but it is also the tallest mountain in the Western Hemisphere.

Aconcagua Mountain, Argentina

Landforms

Quebrada de Humahuaca Valley, Argentina

 Puna de Atacama is the driest non-polar desert in the world.

The colors of Quebrada de Humahuaca were formed from marine sediments that accumulated over eons.

Puna de Atacama, Argentina

The average temperature on the mountain tops of Argentina is -22° F.

Climate

This is the average temperature for the country Argentina.

The average temperature of some valleys in Argentina are 77° F

Floralis Generica Statue, Argentina

Cristo de las Sierras statue, Argentina

Human Features

The arms of the Cristo de las Sierras (statue of christ) represents christ blessing the city.

Eduardo Catalano is the architect that made the Floralis Generica statue.

The monument of Cerro de la Gloria is dedicated to the army of Andes.

Cerro de la Gloria statue, Argentina

Natural Resouces

Argentina's copper mines are one of 4 other countries mines that make up 40% of the world's copper.

Argentina oil production

Argentina copper mines

Argentina oil should shoot up in 2018 because of so many more oil rigs being built.

Argentina's total coal amount is estimated to be 465 million metric tons of coal.

Argentina coal mines

Eloísa Cartonera books is popular because of it's extraordinary designs and pictures. 

Cicaré Helicópteros, aircraft company.

Eloísa Cartonera, book company

Industry

Cicaré Helicópteros was founded by Augusto Cicaré and was founded in 1972 (45 years old).

Materfer railway company opened in 1958 closed in 1998 and reopened in 2002.

Materfer, railway and road vehicle company

The Argentina tobacco industry produced 157,294 tonnes of tobacco in the 2003-2004 harvest.

Argentina tobacco plants

Argentina sugar cane

Agriculture

Argentina sugarcane production has declined a total 6 percent from maybe from the ok weather.

Argentina wheat production should go down by 850,000 tonnes in 2017-2018 than from the 2016-2017 do to lower forecast.

Argentina wheat

Argentina is the world's largest consumer of Alfajores. Crumbly shortbread-like biscuits sandwiching jams. That were brought to Argentina by Spain.

Argentina holiday National Sovereignty Day

Alfajores

Culture

The Argentine Confederation lost the battle, but there is a saying 'lose the battle but win the war' and this was true in this case. Despite the victory, the British and French suffered such heavy losses that the battle brought them to the negotiate a treaty with Juan Manuel de Rosas, the Governor of Buenos Aires.

Argentines speak italian because italians moved from europe to Argentina. Same with lots of other languages in Argentina.

Argentines speak some Italian

Websites

Encyclopedia Britannica

World-Grains.com

Encyclopedia Britannica is a site that shows lots of different landmarks.

Office Holidays is a site that says and explains holidays for different countries.

World-Grain.com is a site that tells facts about wheat in different countries

Office Holidays