Lebanon

by: Morgan Losabia and Ellie Becker

Lebanon Acrostic

Lebanese pound is their currency. (economic)

Ethnic groups in Lebanon are Arab (95%), Armenian (4%), and other (1%). (social)

Beirut is their capital city. (political)

Anti-Lebanon mountains are some of the transportation barriers of Lebanon. (geographic)

November 22nd is their independence day. (social)

October to June is their official school year. (social)

Never pass or receive with your left hand, it is considered to be offensive. (social)

Political

Beirut is the capital of Lebanon.

Economic

The Lebanese Pound is the currency for Lebanon.

Geographic

Here are some of the anti-Lebanon mountains.

Social

The official school year in Lebanon is October to June.

Citations

"Lebanon." CultureGrams Kids Edition. ProQuest, 2015. Web. 21 Jan 2015.


“Lebanon”.The World Factbook 2013-14. Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 2013

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"Pounds sterling". Photograph. Encyclopædia Britannica Online. Web. 21 Jan. 2015. <http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/media/127639/Pound-sterling-coins>


LEBANON, BEIRUT.. Photography. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 22 Jan 2015.

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Snow capped mountains of the Anti-Lebanon Range behind the Roman archaeological site, Baalbek, UNESCO World Heritage Site, The Bekaa Valley, Lebanon, Middle East. Photography. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 22 Jan 2015.

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(FILE) Israel And Lebanon Retrospective. Photographer. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 22 Jan 2015.

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