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what year did brazil become independent?

1822

where are the andes?

chile

what are the 2 dominant languages in south america?

spainish and portugese

what is the dominant religion in south america

roman catholic

when did first people arrive?

50000 years ago

what year was south America divided between Spain and Portugal?

1494

in the 18th century what was brazil the biggest producers in?

gold

when did first European settlers arrive?

1531

what is the climate in brazil?

tropical

brazil is fifth largest country in what?

area

what is a major topographic area in brazil?

amazon basin

what is the language in brazil?

Portugese

what kind of government does brazil have?

republic

who is the head of government?

dilma rousseff

when was coffee introduced to brazil?

1700s

when does sugar arrive?

1532

who ruled from 1831 to 1889?

dom pedro 2

when will brazil host the olympics?

2016

what is the highest peak in brazil?

Pico de Neblina

what is the capital of brazil?

brasilia

when did brasilia become the capital?

1960

where did the population shift occur?

northeast to southeast

who did settlers bring to work on sugar?

africans

brazil has complusary voting for what age/

17-18

what are some exports?

gold, tin, silver, and oil

literacy?

88.6%

what is gdp?

2,282

what elese is brazil 5th largest in?

population

what does congress contain?

federal senate and chamber of deputies

what is second main climate?

temperate

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