Download
chapter 7 section 4 n.
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Ukraine, Belarus, and Moldova PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Ukraine, Belarus, and Moldova

Ukraine, Belarus, and Moldova

158 Views Download Presentation
Download Presentation

Ukraine, Belarus, and Moldova

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript

  1. Chapter 7 Section 4 Ukraine, Belarus, and Moldova

  2. Ukraine • The largest Eastern European Country (excluding Russia) • Kiev- Capital

  3. Physical Geography • Carpathian Mountains- Southwest border • Steppe- Gently rolling, partly wooded plain

  4. Physical Geography Dnieper (NEE-puhr) River Crimean Peninsula juts into the Black Sea Cold winters and warm summers

  5. Farming • Rich, dark soil • Sugar beets, potatoes, and grains • Raise cattle and sheep

  6. Question??? • Why is Ukraine known as the “breadbasket of Europe”?

  7. The Ukrainians • Slavic • Eastern Orthodox • 48 million people • Speak Ukrainian

  8. Belarus • Slavic • 9.9 million people • Minsk- Largest city and Capital

  9. Moldova • 4.3 million people • Home of Russians, Ukrainians, and Turks • Civil War