The Amazing Race
By: Chamari Minnieweather
All Around The World
Chile- It is cool and damp in the south and desert in the north. They enjoy folk music. It is located in the west coast.
South Africa- Here they mostly have sunny days and cold nights. One of the traditions is making baskets and African dancing. It is located on the east coast.
China- It is subarctic in the north and tropical in the south. One of the traditions is to eat Peak Roasted Duck. It is located south of Japan.
Australia- It is tropical in the north. They celebrate ANZAC Day. Gold Coast is located on the east coast of Australia.
United Kingdom- The UK is temperate. They enjoy galleries and fashion. It is located in the south UK.
Dallas, United States- It is located in North Texas. The weather is hotter in the north part of Texas and colder in the south of Texas. Texas is located in the south United States.
Some of the challenges:
- run 50 meters while pulling a crate will heavy rocks inside
- eat Jellied eels (popular food in UK)
- Queen or King has to lead the Worker to the end of a obstacle course only using words while they are blindfolded
Relationships to Culture
Water Wall- One of the greatest places in China is the Great Wall of China. The Great Wall protects China's states and empire.
Kingdom Ruler- In the UK they go by kings and queens and that is there culture. So in the game it is based off of kings and queens and workers.
Basket Silence- South Africa is known for their baskets and that is something really apart of there culture so in the challenge they are trying to make one of the South African Baskets.
Surfs Up- The Gold Coast is known for its beaches. The things there is to go surfing and other things in that degree. So the challenge is based off the beach and they compete by surfing.