By: Cameron Langham
The flag of El Salvador was made on September 4, 1908. The flag is blue and white with blue representing the pacific and atlantic oceans, and white representing peace.
government: republic. Elections in El Salvador. The government of El Salvador is a presidential representative democratic republic.
Absolute location: 13.7942° N, 88.8965° W
El Salvador Population = 639,0550
Capital city: san salvador
Size in area: 8,124 mi²
El Salvador has about 20 volcanoes in it. Each volcano has a name, like, El Boqueron.
el salvador has about 2-4 lakes. each lake is named, like Coatepeque Caldera. it is a large crater lake surrounded by wooded hills in western El Salvador.
El salvador has lots of rivers, usually small. Rio lempa is one. It is the most important of the 300 rivers in El Salvador. It's length is 320km.
n the capital San Salvador 1,750 millimetres (68 inches) of rain per year fall. From June to September it rains a lot, about 300 millimetres (12 inches) per month, distributed in 20 days; on the other hand, from December to March it almost never rains. Here is the average precipitation.
San Salvador: Annual Weather Averages. April is the hottest month in San Salvador with an average temperature of 26°C (78°F) and the coldest is December at 23°C (74°F) with the most daily sunshine hours at 10 in December. The wettest month is October with an average of 206.6mm of rain.
two parallel mountain ranges cross El Salvador east to west with a central plateau between them and a narrow coastal plain hugging the Pacific. These physical features divide the country into two physiographic regions. The northern range of mountains, the Sierra Madre, forms a continuous chain along the border with Honduras. The southern range of mountains is actually a discontinuous chain of more than twenty volcanoes, clustered into five groups. all were physically made by humans
Wood is used in el salvador for many things, like paintings, houses, and other things like that.
silver is used in el salvador in ways like money, jewelry, silverware, etc.
Natural resources: Wood, iron, silver.
iron is used in el salvador a lot, like iron bars, vehicles, and other things.
Currently, El Salvador offers preferential access to more than 1,200 million consumers on a global scale for chemicals.
sugar has been an important crop and commodity since ancient times, and is still used to flavor foods all around the globe.
sugar, coffee, and chemicals are products made in El Salvador.
in the 1880s, coffee surpassed indigo as the leading export crop and was viewed as the path to progress and development.
Corn is the chief subsistence crop in el salvador
oilseeds are used to make vegetable oil and other things like that.
corn, beans, and oilseeds are grown in el salvador
el salvador's beans have a fresh, sweet flavor and rich, creamy texture.
Salvadoran women often pat each other on the right forearm or shoulder, rather than shake hands.
Spanish is the main and official language of El Salvador. The local Spanish language is called Caliche.
Food is always eaten with utensils. Even fruit is eaten with a knife and fork.