By: Anna Judd
-The South Korean government's structure is determined by the Constitution of the Republic of Korea.
-7 ministers exist in the South Korea government.
-This country has always had a presidential system.
-Today, the C.I.A World fact book describes South Korea's democracy as a "fully functioning modern democracy."
-Changing economies and lifestyles have led to a concentration of population in major cities, especially the capital Seoul, with multi-generational households separating into nuclear family living arrangements.
-If you live in South Korea,you never have to leave your home to eat because most restaurants will deliver your food to your apartment of house.
-They follow Buddhism and Christianity.
-They have the biggest church in the world.
-The Korean War caused North Korea and South Korea to split.
-The Japanese military ruler Hideyoshi Toyotomoi leads invasions of Korea from 1592-1598.
-In 1905, The Russo-Japanese War ends, and Japan gains control of Korea from Russia.
-In 1945 Korea split into North Korea and South Korea.
-In the 1997 Asian Financial Crisis, the South Korean economy suffered a liquidity crisis and relied bailout by the IMF.
-Organizations like the World Bank describe Korea as one of the fastest-growing major economies of the next generation.
-South Korea suffers perpetual damage to its credit rating in the stock market due to belligerence of North Korea in times of deep military crises.
-South Korea had one of the fastest growing economies from the early 1960s to the late 1990s.