Ecuador

By Mary Grace and Sophia

FLAG

MAP

CURRENT LEADER:

Rafael Correa

CAPITAL

Quito

NEIGHBORING COUNTRIES

Peru and Colombia

IMPORTANT PRODUCTS

Bananas Coffee Palm Hearts Asparagus Canned Vegetables Broccoli Fruit and Coca

MAJOR CITY

Cuena

CLIMATE

Tropical

FAMOUS LANDMARK

Cotopaxi National Park P.S. That waterfall is not it.But it is awesome

POPULATION

15.49,000,000

LANGUAGES

Spanish and Quechua

HOLIDAY

Independence Day

RELIGIONS

Roman Catholic 95% other 5%

INTERESTING FACT #1

Farmers in Ecuador use heavy does of chemicals to protect their potatoes.

INTERESTING FACT#2

Ecuador's name comes from the Equator witch divides unequally putting most of the country in the Southern Hemishere

INTERESTING FACT#3

The Costa, or coastal plain, grows enough bananas to make the country the world's largest exporter of the fruit.

INTERESTING PICTURES