Puerto Rico

Deshan Farmer

Political Situation Within the U.S.

The current political status of Puerto Rico is the result of various political activities within both the United States and Puerto Rican governments. Politically, Puerto Rico is a territory appurtenant and belonging to the United States, but not a part of the United States. The issue is whether Puerto Rico should remain a U.S. territory, become a U.S. State or become an independent country.

Sports in Puerto Rico

Boxing has disputed the top spot for the Puerto Rican fan's favorite sport with Baseball and Basketball
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Representative animal

The most recognizable and famous animal of Puerto Rico is probably the common coqui. This is a small endemic frog.
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Location of Puerto Rico

Located between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, east of the Dominican Republic and west of the Virgin Islands.
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Capital and current population

San Juan is the capital of Puerto Rico with a population of two million.

Currency

United States of America Dollar

Music and Dancing in Puerto Rico

There is Early Music and there is Folk Music in Puerto Rico, also there are a lot of other types of music that is in Puerto Rico. Two popular musics are Bolero and Merengue. People just dance to the type of music.

3 Famous People in Puerto Rico

Yadier Molina is one of the famous people and he is famous because he plays professional baseball in the United States but is from Puerto Rico. Another famous person is Carlos Beltran, he also is famous for playing professional baseball in the United States and is from Puerto Rico. Last, JJ Berea is famous because he plays professional basketball in the United States but he is from Puerto Rico as well.

3 Foods in Puerto Rico

Mofongo is one of the best foods in Puerto Rico. Lechón is another one of the best foods and this is basically a pig picking because they cook a large pig. Lastly, Asopao is the third best food in Puerto Rico, to describe this, all you basically have to say is chicken soup because that is very similar to that.

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