Honduras

Adrion Reed

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physical

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political

capital city

14.1000° N, 87.2167° W
Tegucigalpa, Coordinates

relative location

  • in north america
  • bordered by el salvador,nicaragua,Guatemala,caribbean sea and pacific ocean
  • middle of central america

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national language

Spanish belongs to the indoeuropean language family

Religions

The main religion in Honduras is Roman Catholic(about 80%).

Catholics are a branch of christianity, meaning they believe in the holy trinity .

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key sports in honduras

  • soccer

Is the national team of Honduras. Named los Catrachos. Their team has participated in 3 world cups, losing all of them.

  • basketball
  • baseball
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Traditional Honduran dance

punta

a traditional dance performed during celebrations.

banana bread

  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 2 tablespoons lite cream cheese, room temperature
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 2 cups flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • ½ teaspoon baking soda
  • ⅛ teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup mashed banana (2-3)
  • ½ cup skim milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • ¼ cup coconut, flaked

political Geography

world systems theory(peripheral).The world system theory says that the world is made up of countries that benefit and others the are exploited. This system is made up of a three level hierarchy;core, periphery, and semi- periphery. peripheral countries have a least developed industry and depend on the core countries for capital.

economic Geography

Honduras falls in the second stage of Rostows Model.

Agricultural Geography

The type of agriculture practiced in southern Honduras is a form of shifting cultivation.


products produced in Honduras: bananas, coffee, citrus, corn, African palm; beef; timber; shrimp, tilapia, lobster

bibliography

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Central Intelligence Agency. Central Intelligence Agency, n.d. Web. 31 May 2015.



"Honduran People and Culture." Honduran People and Culture. N.p., n.d. Web. 31 May 2015.



"Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists." Google Books. N.p., n.d. Web. 01 June 2015.