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This is Venezuela on a map.

Venezuela


The Andes Mountains
meet the Caribbean Sea.

Virgen de la Paz en Trujillo is the world's tallest monument of the Virgin Mary. She is just inches taller than the Statue of Liberty.

Venezuela is known for producing oil

This is Venezuela's flag

Basic Information






Venezuela's capital city

The size in area is 353,841 mi²

The type of government is a federal republic with 5 branches of government. The people of Venezuela vote on who they want to be president. The Legislative Branch makes the laws.

Latitude/Longitude of Venezuela is 6.4238° N, 66.5897° W

The population of Venezela is 32,119,025.

The world's highest waterfall.

Landforms

The Gran Sabana is located in the eastern part of Venezuela and includes a large expanse of plateau.

The highest peak in Venezuela and is the only place in the country where you can see snow.

Venezuela's climate is tropical. It is hot and humid because it is close to the Caribbean Sea and the equator. Venezuela's rainy season runs from May to December. The rainfall averages range from 25.6 - 80 inches in the different climates.

The main factor in temperature variance is altitude. The mountainous regions are significantly cooler, and temperatures can drop to around 48°F.

Climate

The climate at the top of the mountains is cold and dry. The climate at the bottom is hot and humid. The Andes are the longest continental mountain range in the world. This range is about 7,000 km long, and about 200 km to 700 km wide.

Merida Cable Car reaches 400,750 meaters and each of the cars holed 60 people

Human Features


Cuyuni River brige is 170 m and made of iron.

Coro

It was established in 1527 and to a large extent has preserved its unique adobe houses and old cobbled streets.

Natural Resources

Venezuela is awash with natural resources such as diamonds, gold, and steel.

Diamonds

Diamond production was 199,564 carats in 1997 but now it is 65,000 carats

Gold mine output in 1997 was 22,322 kg, but now it's 332 kg

Gold


Steel

Venezuela’s production of steel fell to it's lowest levels in the last thirty years due to limited machinery.

Venezuela says that cement production dropped by 41% to 6 metric tons from 10.2 metric tons in 2010.

Venezuela had a output of 8,898 tons of aluminum in December 2015.

Industry

Venezuela produced about 15 thousand tons of steal in the 3rd week of July 2017.

sugarcane's spanish name is Caña de azúcar

Venezuela dose not have rich soil so it imports most of its food and agriculture.

Agriculture

Corn's spanish name is maíz

The name of rice in spanish is arroz.