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What is it bordered by?
Bolivia(NW), brazil(E/NE), and argentina(S/SW)
What colors are in the flag?
Red white and blue
Who is the President?
Mario Abdo Benìtez
What is the main port/river?
Who did they win against in Chaco War?
Who reigned for 35 years after winning war?
Capital of Paraguay?
What is Paraguay's currency?
Who were natives of Paraguay before Spanish?
Who was Paraguay's first dictator?
José Gasper Rodríguez de Francia
What is the highest ethnicity group?
What is the name of the river connecting Paraguay, Brazil, and Argentina?
What is Paraguay's nickname?
Corazón de Sudamérica (Heart of South America)
soybeans, edible oils, feed, electricity, cotton, wood, meat and leather
What is the type of government?
What was the war waged against Bolivia and Argentina and what happened?
Francisco Lopéz waged war known as the War of the Triple Alliance and 1/2 of male population killed
What are the only landlocked south American countries?
Paraguay and Bolivia
How does Paraguay get its electricity?
99% from hydroelectric plants and 75% of that from the Itaipu Dam
Biggest Dam in Paraguay?
Itaipu Dam; Second largest hydroelectric Dam(largest at the time it was built and built on Paraná River)
What is important about Itaipu Dam?
Produces the most energy of all hydroelectric dams.
What is the largest lake in Paraguay?
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