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Switzerland

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  1. Switzerland

  2. Europe!! On which continent is Switzerland?

  3. Switzerland is 41,285km. That is about 25% of WA. Capital – Bern Currency – Swiss Franc Divided into 26 cantons (states) Exports: Machinery, Electronics Chocolate Imports: Chemicals, Precision Tools Machines Since the 19th Century – Switzerland practices neutrality

  4. Languages spoken: German (74%), French (20%), Italian (4%) and Romansh (1%) Numbers in German 1 ein 2 zwei 3 drei 4 vier 5 fũnf Phrases: Good morning Guten Morgen Good Night Gute Nacht Good Bye Auf Wiedersehen Thank You Danke Foods: Switzerland is known for cheese and chocolates. Henry Nestle

  5. Swiss Alps Covers over ½ of Switzerland Known for great skiing

  6. Matterhorn 4478 meters high Mt. Rainer 4,392 m 4th tallest mountain in Switzerland

  7. St. Bernard

  8. Animals Alpine marmot Chamois Likes to live in high mountains on Flat open areas Goat/antelope Good to move in rocky hard to Climb areas

  9. The Red Cross

  10. The Story of William Tell

  11. Music Yodeling - A form of singing that involves singing an extended note which rapidly and repeatedly changes in pitch from the vocal or chest register Alphorn a wooden horn from 3 ft to 12 ft (91 cm–3.7 m) long, sometimes curved slightly, with conical bore and a cup-shaped mouthpiece. In Switzerland it is used to call cattle and to entertain tourists. Play Video

  12. The End