Main Entree

North America

Language: North America uses English as the main language.


Art Piece: One Famous Painting called the 'Washington Crossing The Deleware' by Emanuel Leutze.

https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/art-americas/us-art-19c/romanticism-us/a/leutze-washington-crossing-the-delaware


Currency: The US uses the United States Dollar


Random Facts:

North America was named after the explorer Americo Vespucci.


North America is the only continent that has every kind of climate.

Central America

Language: Central America uses Spanish, English, Mayan languages, Garifuna, Kriol, and other languages of Mesoamerica


Currency: Central America uses the United Stats Dollar


Art piece: Loyal Friend http://paintings.novica.com/central-america/loyal-friend-2012/206128/


Random Fact: The population of Central America is approximately 41,739,000

South America

Language: Portuguese


Currency: Euro


Art Piece: http://imasonline.org/welcome/collections/


Random Fact: 6,890,000 square miles or 17,840,000 square kilometers


Approximately 385,742,554 population

Africa

Language: Swahili


Currency: Euro


Art Piece: http://www.artic.edu/aic/collections/afr


Random Fact: The current population of Africa is nearly one billion people. Due to rapid population growth in the continent over the last 40 years, its general population is relatively young. In many African


While Africa makes up about 16% of the world’s population, fully one quarter of the world’s languages are spoken only in Africa.g

SW Asia

Currency: Euro


Language: Pashtu


Art Piece: http://www.china.org.cn/top10/2011-11/08/content_23854076.htm


Random Fact: Thailand’s Water Gun Festival

Thai New Year is celebrated from the 13th through the 15th of April. Known as the Songkran festival, which is Thai for “astrological passage,” the main attraction is being sprayed in the face by a mixture of water and flour or talc powder.

South/East Asia

Language: English and Hindi


Currency: The U.S. Dollar


Art Piece: http://www.lacma.org/art/collection/south-and-southeast-asian-art


Random Fact: More than 4.1 billion people live in Asia.

Europe/Russia

Language: Russian


Currency: Russian ruble


Art Piece: http://www.russianartgallery.org


Random Fact: Russia is bigger than Pluto

Australia

Language: English


Currency: Australian Dollar


Art Piece: http://nga.gov.au/COLLECTIONS/Australia/


Random Fact: Lake Hillier in Australia is a bright pink color and scientists aren't sure why.