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Million A Year Iron Ore
1,461 wordsMauritania is a poorly developed country with a low GDP (gross domestic products), which totally depends on agriculture's and livestock, which have been lately demolished by droughts. It has a purchasing power partly of $ 2. 8 billion, a GDP real growth rate of 4 %, which is also low, and a GDP per capital of $ 1, 200. Mauritania makes $ 390 million a year on iron ore, fish, and fish products. Mauritania imports $ 335 million a year and its commodities are foodstuffs, consumers goods, petroleum ...
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1,213 wordsThe country of Chile is located in western South America. The conditions vary with the mountains, deserts, and beaches. Climate The climate is one condition that may vary within different regions. The country extends a long distance from north to south. There is a lack of rainfall to the north. there the air is able to hold much of the moisture. Middle Chile has hot, dry summers and cool, moist winters. The temperatures aren't often extreme. The warmest month, January, averages 63. 7 degrees Fer...
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Rio De Janeiro Coastal Plain
1,686 wordsDescribe and Account for the Distribution of Population in Brazil The population distribution in Brazil can be explained by considering two factors, the physical factors and the historical factors within the five regions in Brazil, which are the North, North East, Centre West, South East and the South region. The population is mainly found on the narrow coastal plain trapped by the escarpment of the Brazilian Highlands. In the Rio de Janeiro area, the coastal plain is so narrow that it almost re...
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The Industrial Revolution In England
1,405 wordsIn the years preceding 1750 England, although a wealthy nation still suffered from poverty and a poor economy. Despite the fact that there were manufacturers, not enough produce could be made, and so England remained poverty stricken. The 2 main areas of productivity were agriculture and woollen textiles, the larger earner of these two being wool. The manufacture of woollen cloth had been the main industry since the middle ages, when England was one of the worlds greatest producers of raw wool. ...
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1,315 wordsIntroduction If you look on a map of global population density, you can see four or five major concentrations of people: East Asia, South Asia, North America and Europe. Many of the cities that developed in Europe grew on coalfields as a result of the industrial revolution. But today the factor coal become more and more unimportant and the people in the coal industry are facing huge problems. The highest rates of unemployment can be found in former coal and steel making communities. Their mines ...
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797 wordsThe Pantanal wetlands are the largest wetlands in the world, spanning an area of 210, 000 km 2, a region the size of South Dakota and over ten times the current size of the Everglades in Florida (Silveria). The vast area contains over 600 bird and about 300 fish species and provides homeland to over 1. 8 million people (The waterway 40). In 1993 only forty wood stork pairs nested in the Everglades compared to over one hundred times that in the Pantanal (Eckstrom 54). This majestic wetland area, ...
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Thousands Of Years Indigenous Peoples
1,251 wordsIntroduction. The Arctic is located in the uppermost region of the northern hemisphere. The region consists of of the area around Greenland, USSR, Canada and Alaska (refer to appendices Fig. 1). The Arctic is mostly covered by frozen ice all year long. This region also surrounds the Arctic Ocean. So far the Artic is a naive environment, humans have not yet fully explored the region. But as people search for the resource, more and more people will move into to the area to take what they can, this...
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1,420 wordsKriviy Rig, Ukraine Industry Case Dnipropetrivsk region of Ukraine is one of the most industrialized parts of the country. It has been historically so that the Soviet government gave a preference to this region, when building most important strategic, military and other plants and factories particularly in this area. Dnipropetrivschina has a perfect geographical location: it is situated in the very heart of Ukraine, opening good transport and communication possibilities for the regions products ...
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Million Metric Tons Iron Ore
1,556 wordsIndia is located in the southern part of Asia and is also south of the Himalayan Mountains. This southern peninsula has the largest mineral deposits and the largest cultivable land in the continent. The population of India is critically large and although nearly all people are Hindu, some are of other religious denominations. The life of the Indian people is usually ruled by their caste system, but the system is not as firm as it was years ago. India has a mixed economy. The different elements o...
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Japan Prime Minister
1,363 wordsECONOMIC SYSTEMS ASSIGNMENT Canada The Government of Canada is a Federal Parliamentary Democracy and a member of the Common Wealth. The Prime Minister of Canada is the Honorable Jean Chretien. The Deputy Prime Minister is Sheila Copps and the Governor General is Romeo LeBlanc. There are five major political parties in Canada they are; the Progressive Conservatives, the Liberal Party, New Democratic Party, the Reform Party, and the Bloc Quebecois. The GNP per capita (1991) was $ 19, 934 (in milli...
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Prince Edward Island Gdp Per Capita
6,262 wordsCanada, with its economic and political stability offers a variety of business opportunities. With such a large population of immigrants, Canada is known for its acceptance of diverse cultures. English and French are Canadas official languages and there are many other languages spoken freely by diverse racial groups on Canadian soil. Many different religions are also practiced freely and peacefully in Canada. India has a population of 986. 6 million people. This country holds 15 % of the worlds ...
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Iron Ore Human Resources
786 wordsGeographic Power of Countries Every country has geographic power, although some countries have more than others. Countries with more power often have a valuable supply of natural resources and human resources. The attitude of the people in the country and the problems that the country is faced with are also factors in determining its geographic power. Poor attitudes and many problems may, however, be altered when the human or natural resources are improved. Therefore, these resources are the mos...
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Earths Crust Iron Ore
632 wordsFe While Iron Iron Fe While my study on iron i found that iron is actually an important element. I always thought of it as just a metal but it has many other uses. While reading this report you will learn about these uses. You will also learn about Irons properties and where iron is found. Irons Facts And History Irons symbol is Fe, It is a silvery white metal. Irons symbol comes from the latin word ferrum The atomic number of iron is 26; iron is one of the transition elements. Metallic iron was...
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Blast Furnace Hydrogen Sulfide
1,000 wordsIron, Steel and Metal Finishing Operations Summary By: Kevin Worley Southwestern Oklahoma State University Production, forming, and cleaning of steel products creates several waste-outputs. These outputs range from the benign to RCRA regulated hazardous waste. Listed below are the steps associated with a metal product from ore to finished product, detailing the various wastes. Production of Coke Converting iron ore into steel involves using coke, limestone, and ore to create the reduced metal. C...
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1,342 wordsThailand Japan And Thailand Thailand and Japan are two countries situated in the Australian, Asian and Pacific (A. A. P) region. There are many similarities and differences in their physical and human geographies. Japan is an archipelago of 3900 mountainous islands with a total land size of 377 835 km 2. Located in East Asia along the Pacific Ring of Fire Japan ranges from North 50 30 I to 210 and East 970 3 I to 1030 3 I. In contrast, Thailand is a larger country with a total landmass of 511 77...
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1,024 wordsLocation Luxembourg is located Luxembourg Luxembourg Location Luxembourg is located in Europe and is bordered by Belgium, Germany and France. On a map, it is located at 50 N latitude and 6 E longitude. Luxembourg is very small. It is only 998 square miles, which is roughly the size of Orange County, California. All the country is inhabited, with most people living in the southern part. The Flag The flag of Luxembourg was adopted in 1845. The colors come from the Coat of Arms of Luxembourg and ar...
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Progressive Conservative Party Free Trade Agreement
1,595 wordsMartin Brian Mulroney became the 18 th prime minister of Canada on September 17, 1984, after his party, the Progressive Conservatives won the greatest parliamentary victory ever in Canadian history. Mulroney was born in 1939, the son of an electrician, in the paper mill town of Baie Comeau, Quebec. Mulroney attended a very strict military type all boys? school until the age of 16 when he entered Saint Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. There he earned an honor degree in politi...
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University Of Michigan Iron Ore
1,670 wordsState History Early Exploration When Europeans arrived, there were about 15, 000 Indians. Most of them were of the Algonquian language group. About 1 / 5 of them lived in the Upper Peninsula and the rest in the lower peninsula. Around 1620, R tienne Brule of France explored the Upper Peninsula. He was probably the first explorer to visit the Michigan region. Brule was sent there by Governor Samuel de Champlain of Quebec, New France (Canada). In 1634, Governor Champlain sent another explorer, Jea...
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1,804 wordsMinnesota, state in the north central United States, south of Canada and west of Wisconsin. Its total area is 225, 181 sq km (86, 943 sq mi). The state name comes from a Sioux word meaning cloudy water, first applied to the Minnesota River. Minnesota is known as the Gopher State; no one is sure why. It is also called Land of 10, 000 Lakes and in fact contains 15, 000. The capital is Saint Paul. II. Physical Geography Most of Minnesota has been shaped by glaciers. The northeastern part of the sta...
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