|Sites Specifically for Students with Information About Countries of the World|
Fact Monster: Countries of the World: Each country profile provides information on: geography, maps, flag, history, current ruler, area, population, capital, largest cities, languages, ethnicity/race, religion, literacy rate, economy, government
National Geographic Kids: Facts and Information about countries of the world listed in alphabetical order; Includes facts and photos, videos, and maps
Internet Public Library: Culture Quest World Tour: Join Ophelia Owl and Parsifal Penguin on a world tour which includes culture, customs, beliefs, arts and institutions of countries of the world
|Sites with Information About the Countries of the World|
Altapedia Online: Full color physical maps, political maps as well as key facts and statistics on countries of the world.
Central Intelligence Agency: World Fact book: Information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 266 world entities. A Reference tab includes: maps of the major world regions, as well as Flags of the World, a Physical Map of the World, a Political Map of the World, and a Standard Time Zones of the World map.
Infoplease: Each Country Profiles: Provides information on: geography, maps, flags, history, current ruler, area, population, capital, largest cities, languages, ethnicity/race, religion, literacy rate, economy, government
Lonely Planet: Countries listed by map; Find facts and information about particular destinations
Smithsonian Education: Geographic Resources: Explore rich online resources created by Smithsonian experts for learning more about the countries of our world.
United Nations Cyber School Bus: Learn about the countries of the world, quizzes and games
|Currencies of the World|
|Gallery of the World Banknotes - Images||World Paper Money - Images|
Earth Cam: Live video cameras share parts of the world in pictures with you by capturing pictures of places, people, tourist attractions, nature spots, animals and more - SEARCHABLE by keyword
|Famous World Landmarks|
|Flags of the World||World Atlas: Country, Specialty, and U.S. Flags|
|Index to Images of Flags of the World||Flags of the World|
|Geography Glossary||Geography Terms Defined|
|Fact Monster: Geography Glossary||A - Z Geography Dictionary and Glossary|
|Histories of Countries Around the World|
|African History||China's History|
|Australia's History||Ireland's History|
|British and United Kingdom History||Japan's History|
|Eastern Europe and Russia's History||Middle East History|
|Holidays and Festivals Around the World||Kid's Turn Central: Holidays Around the World Glossary|
|Holidays Around the World A - Z||The Earth Calendar|
|License Plates from Around the World||License Plates of the World|
|Maps from Around the World||World Maps|
|Blank Maps for Printing|
|World Atlas: Outline Maps and Map Quizzes|
|Enchanted Learning Outline Maps||National Geographic: World Maps|
*There are 195 indepent nations in the work, and each has a profile which includes: the country's Geography, Maps , Flag, History, Current ruler , Area, Population, Capital, Largest cities, Languages, Ethnicity/race · Religion, Literacy rate, Economy, and Government
*There are many types of Government around the world: Anarchy, Capitalist, Communist, Democracy, Dictatorship, Federal Government, Monarchy, Regional or local, Republic, Revolutionary Government, Totalitarian State., Transitional Government.
*Many countries of the world have famous monuments which draw visitors each year.
*Many countries of the world have famous cityi icons which draw visitors each year.
*Many countries of the world have places of powers and worship which draw visitors each year.
*Many countries of the world have famous sacred mountain landmarks which draw visitors each year.
|Educational Geography and Social Studies Powerpoints|
|Educational Geography and Social Studies Videos|
|Reference Sites to Help in Your Research|
Encyclopedia Smithsonian: Encyclopedia Smithsonian features answers to frequently asked questions about the Smithsonian and links to Smithsonian resources from A to Z
Information Please: On-Line Dictionary; Encyclopedia; Almanac, and MORE
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