June 29, 2018

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      You are from Brazil, but… Do you know your country?

VEEERY BIG

1. Brazil is the sixth biggest country in the world by both population and geographical area. True or False?

SO MUCH?

2. Brazil occupies 40% of the South American continent. True or False?

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3. To host the Olympic games in Rio, 70,000 families were displaced from their houses. True or False?

4. São Vicente is the oldest city in Brazil. True or False?

5. The state of Rio Grande do Sul has only 5% of Brazil’s population but provides 70% of its fashion models. True or False?

Answers: 1. False – Brazil is the fifth biggest country in the world by both population and geographical area. 2. False – Brazil occupies 47% of the South American contient. 3,4 and 5 are True.

Wanna know more?  Access the original http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/south-america/brazil/articles/brazil-fascinating-facts/ and http://www.worldometers.info/world-population/population-by-country/   to learn more about our country.  

IMAGE COURTESY:

- 1: https://www.olympic.org/museum/interactive-documentary/destination-rio/
- 2: https://observatoriodocinema.bol.uol.com.br/famosos/2017/11/gisele-bundchen-perde-titulo-de-modelo-mais-bem-paga-do-mundo-apos-15-anos-de-reinado
- 3: http://www.casasolarinomindelo.com/pt/sao-vicente
IMAGE COURTESY: IMAGENS INTERNAS AO POST:
- 1: https://ericbrightwell.com/2016/09/22/no-enclave-exploring-brazilian-los-angeles/
- 2: http://greatamericanroadtrip.us/south-america-map-in-spanish/south-america-map-in-spanish-spanish-schools-in-south-america-and-portuguese-schools-in-brazil-with-413-x-310/
- 3: https://room.eu.com/news/rio-2016-summer-olympics-games-brought-to-you-by-your-local-satellite
- 4: http://brasil.estadao.com.br/blogs/radar-pop/carnaval-esta-proibido-decreta-justica-em-sao-vicente-sp/
- 5: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=woQGrcZlJjw

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