Asian Country Presentation

World Geography

Friday, Dec. 11th, 8:30am

Lincoln County High School

BE THERE OR BE SQUARE.

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All you need to know about my favorite country and the facts!

~Bangladesh~

Country Population: 156.6 Million

Main Religion: Islam (89.7%) Hinduism (9.2%) Buddhists (0.7%) Christians (0.3%, mostly Roman Catholics) Animists: (0.1%)

Main Language: Bengali

Education System: The educational system in Bangladesh is three-tiered and highly subsidized. The government of Bangladesh operates many schools in the primary, secondary, and higher secondary levels.

Economy/Main Industries: Textiles & ship building.

Sports & Entertainment: Kabaddi but cricket, football are considered the most important.

Geography: Bangladesh is a low-lying, riverine country located in South Asia with a largely marshy jungle coastline on the northern littoral of the Bay of Bengal. Bangladesh's alluvial soil is highly fertile, but vulnerable to flood and drought.

The Life of an everyday resident: Men, especially in urban areas, wear western style clothing. Men in rural villages wear a lungi (a circular piece of cloth knotted at the waist and extending to the ankles) with a genji (like an undershirt).

Extended families usually live together, and the children, especially the sons, are expected to look after their elders.

Climate: Bangladesh has a subtropical monsoon climate characterized by wide seasonal variations in rainfall, high temperatures and humidity.

Government System: Led by the Prime Minister, who selects all the remaining Ministers.

Kanar Hath Bajai By Baul Kajol Dewan

https://youtu.be/BOIwCmvms_w?list=PLnOSH5j1sQh8RpLfeFslwNLAEDzGs2ZkP

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Prayer circle of the women of Bangladesh with their Saree's

http://prayer-time.com/dhaka/

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Art in Bangladesh can vary depending on the artists mood towards their art. This is an example painting of fear and depression, the mood of this piece is darkness and anger.

http://www.bing.com/search?q=art+in+bangladesh&qs=n&form=QBRE&pq=art+in+bangladesh&sc=8-13&sp=-1&sk=&cvid=2D20CD9A977C47F4B697CAE56ECE61C5

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Art in Bangladesh can vary depending on the artists mood towards their art. This is an example painting of good times with no struggle, the mood of this piece is relaxing.

http://www.bing.com/search?q=art+in+bangladesh&qs=n&form=QBRE&pq=art+in+bangladesh&sc=8-13&sp=-1&sk=&cvid=2D20CD9A977C47F4B697CAE56ECE61C5

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Mode of transportation is usually on foot or bike because of the crowded streets, this also shows the way people in Bangladesh get goods from one place to another.

http://www.bing.com/search?q=transportation+in+bangladesh&qs=n&form=QBRE&pq=transportation+in+bangladesh&sc=0-0&sp=-1&sk=&cvid=C1FB13D6A7314D9AB824D3A458E3A09E

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Men working in the river catching fish to sale at the market.

http://www.bing.com/search?q=fishing+in+bangladesh&qs=n&form=QBRE&pq=fishing+in+bangladesh&sc=8-21&sp=-1&sk=&cvid=228DCD79C5FA4B5D82BFA30EE2AFB0A1

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Jelly filled powdered donuts

http://www.bing.com/search?q=food+in+bangladesh&src=IE-SearchBox&FORM=IESR02&adlt=strict

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Fish with sardine sauce.

http://www.bing.com/search?q=food+in+bangladesh&src=IE-SearchBox&FORM=IESR02&adlt=strict