By Josi Rivera
Geography of Ecuador
How is Ecuador's climate? Due to this what is a crop they grow an abundance of?
Ecuador has two seasons: wet and dry. The rainy season lasts from January to May. While June through December is the dryer and cooler season. Due to these two seasons Ecuador is suitable to growing bananas and has become the worlds largest export of bananas.
What is unique about the animal life in the Galapagos Island?
600 miles off the coast of Ecuador lies the Galapagos Islands which contains a vast unique animal life. In the Galapagos Islands you can find animals that you'll never find in any other country. Such as the Marine Iguana, Galapagos Penguins, and Blue-footed Boobie.
The Marine Iguana is the only marine lizard still living on Earth.
The Galapagos Penguin is one of the smallest penguins on Earth. Also is the only penguin in the world that resides north of the equator.
The blueness of their feet is also an indicator of a bird's health, since the color comes from pigments obtained from a diet of fresh fish.
History of Ecuador
What war took place in AD 1450s?
The between the Incans and the Cara people living in what is now Ecuador.
What happened in 1830?
In 1830, Ecuador gained it's independence from Spain
When did Ecuador adopt the U.s dollars and why?
Ecuador adopted the U.S dollar in 2000 . They did this as an effort to fight against inflation and to stabilize the economy.