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Jamaica - Color Map
Explore the country of Jamaica with this helpful color map.
Sep 23, 2004, 10:32
Jamaica - Economy
The Jamaican economy is heavily dependent on services, which now account for 70% of GDP. The country continues to derive most of its foreign exchange from tourism, remittances, and bauxite/alumina.
Sep 23, 2004, 10:46
Jamaica - Flag
Learn more about the flag of Jamaica.
Jan 6, 2005, 08:31
Jamaica - Geography
Jamaica is an island in the Caribbean Sea, south of Cuba.
Sep 23, 2004, 10:38
Jamaica - Government
Independence Day in Jamaica is celebrated on the first Monday in August (1962).
Sep 23, 2004, 10:43
Jamaica - Introduction
Jamaica gained full independence within the British Commonwealth in 1962.
Sep 23, 2004, 10:35
Jamaica - Learning Links
Excellent resource for all things Jamaican...
May 10, 2005, 18:25
Jamaica - National Symbols and Emblems
Many countries have national symbols and emblems, just as we have state symbols and emblems in America. Each one has a special meaning for the people who live in that country. Jamaica's symbols include...
Jan 20, 2006, 10:59
Jamaica - People
English and patois English are the primary languages spoken in Jamaica.
Sep 23, 2004, 10:41
Jan Mayan - Color Map
Explore the country of Jan Mayan with this helpful color map.
Jan 11, 2005, 11:03
Jan Mayan - Flag
Learn more about the flag of Jan Mayen.
Jan 6, 2005, 08:35
Jan Mayen - Learning Links
Information for the small island of Jan Mayen...
Aug 25, 2004, 18:28
Japan - Color Map
Explore the country of Japan with this helpful color map.
Aug 3, 2008, 10:51
Japan - Economy
Government-industry cooperation, a strong work ethic, mastery of high technology, and a comparatively small defense allocation (1% of GDP) helped Japan advance with extraordinary rapidity to the rank of second most technologically-powerful economy in the world after the US and third-largest economy after the US and China.
Sep 23, 2004, 11:07
Japan - Etiquette
These little reminders will help you learn the best way to be polite while you're in Japan.
Dec 27, 2007, 11:06
Japan - Festivals & Seasonal Attractions
No matter what time of year you decide to visit Japan, you'll find wonderful festivals and seasonal attractions to entertain you on your trip.
Jun 23, 2006, 22:05
Japan - Flag
Learn more about the flag of Japan.
Jan 6, 2005, 08:38
Japan - Food and Dining
Japanese food is well known around the world. Here you will find an introduction to sushi, and various other japanese dishes. In addition weve included a number of links on table manners, the use of chopsticks and other essential information for dining in Japan.
Nov 9, 2005, 12:20
Japan - Geography
Japan is located in Eastern Asia. It is an island chain between the North Pacific Ocean and the Sea of Japan, east of the Korean Peninsula.
Sep 23, 2004, 10:57
Japan - Government
The government of Japan is a constitutional monarchy with a parliamentary government.
Sep 23, 2004, 11:04
Japan - Historical Photos
A set of historical photographs of Japan.
Aug 12, 2007, 10:49
Japan - Important People
The National Diet Library of Japan has assembled an amazing photo and portrait gallery of a diverse group of Japanese people of note. There are over 350 images of prominent Japanese citizens in modern Japanese history.
Jul 29, 2008, 22:21
Japan - Introduction
While the emperor retains his throne in Japan as a symbol of national unity, actual power rests in networks of powerful politicians, bureaucrats, and business executives.
Sep 23, 2004, 10:55
Japan - Language
Add a little Japanese to your repertoire with these helpful sites.
Oct 10, 2006, 23:27
Japan - Learning Links
This is a wonderful set of resources that includes 'Kid's Web Japan'
Jun 20, 2006, 18:31
Japan - People
The religions observed in Japan include: both Shinto and Buddhist 84%, 16% (including Christian 0.7%).
Sep 23, 2004, 11:01
Japan - Posters
Bring a bit of the wonderful world of Japan into your home with one of these beautiful posters from ClassBrain.
Aug 25, 2004, 18:34
Japan - Transportation
Japan relies heavily on its ports and harbors in Akita, Amagasaki, Chiba, Hachinohe, Hakodate, Higashi-Harima, Himeji, Hiroshima, Kawasaki, Kinuura, Kobe, Kushiro, Mizushima, Moji, Nagoya, Osaka, Sakai, Sakaide, Shimizu, Tokyo, and Tomakomai.
Sep 23, 2004, 11:10
Jersey - Color Map
Explore the country of Jersey with this helpful color map.
Jan 11, 2005, 11:05
Jersey - Flag
Learn more about the flag of Jersey.
Jan 6, 2005, 08:42
Jersey - Learning Links
Explore these informative sources on the country of Jersey.
Aug 25, 2004, 18:39
Johnston Atoll - Color Map
Explore the country of Johnston Atoll with this helpful color map.
Jan 11, 2005, 11:07
Johnston Atoll - Flag
Learn more about the flag of Johnston Atoll .
Jan 6, 2005, 08:44
Johnston Atoll - Learning Links
Read these resources on Johnston Atoll.
Sep 10, 2004, 18:42
Jordan - Color Map
Explore the country of Jordan with this helpful color map.
Jan 11, 2005, 11:09
Jordan - Economy
Jordan is a small Arab country with inadequate supplies of water and other natural resources such as oil. Debt, poverty, and unemployment are fundamental problems, but King ABDALLAH, since assuming the throne in 1999, has undertaken some broad economic reforms in a long-term effort to improve living standards.
Jan 12, 2005, 12:52
Jordan - Flag
Learn more about the flag of Jordan.
Jan 6, 2005, 08:48
Jordan - Geography
Jordan is located in the Middle East, northwest of Saudi Arabia.
Jan 12, 2005, 12:46
Jordan - Government
The capital of Jordan is 'Amman, and its government is a constitutional monarchy.
Jan 12, 2005, 12:48
Jordan - Introduction
For most of its history since independence from British administration in 1946, Jordan was ruled by King HUSSEIN (1953-99). Jordan acceded to the World Trade Organization in 2000, and began to participate in the European Free Trade Association in 2001. After a two-year delay, parliamentary and municipal elections took place in the summer of 2003.
Jan 12, 2005, 12:43
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