Embed Size (px)
RussiaMade by Noah Bargy
Enter the Great Land of Russia!
Where Do You Want to Go?
Click Here to Exit
weapons of war2
Russian weapons of
GeographyThe total area of Russia is 6,592,772 sq.
miles.It’s the largest country in the world.It contains every type of climate except
distinctly tropical.European portion is a low plain, grassy in the
south, wooded in the north, marshes in the west, desert in the south west.
Geo 2 The capital of Russia is Moscow city.The main urban cites are Saint Petersburg,
Novosibirsk, Yekaterinburg, and Nizhniy Novgorod.
An interesting city is Chernobyl but it is now part Ukraine.
Geo 3lowest point: Caspian Sea -28 mhighest point: Gora El'brus 5,633 mLand use: arable land: 7.17%permanent crops: 0.11%other: 92.72%
ChernobylIt was the site of the Chernobyl nuclear
power plant.It is now part of Ukraine.Only a part of it is inhabitable because of
radiation.It is one of the most heavily irradiated sites in
• The population of Russia is approximately 140,041,247• Ethnic groups- Russian 80% Tatar 4%• The language is mainly Russian with other minority languages.
0-14 years: 14.8% (male 10,644,833/female 10,095,011)15-64 years: 71.5% (male 48,004,040/female 52,142,313)65 years and over: 13.7% (male 5,880,877/female 13,274,173)
People 2 age 15 and over can read and write total population:99.4%male: 99.7%female: 99.2%
ReligionThe main religions are Russian orthodox and
Muslims. Orthodox Christianity is Russia's most
followed religion.There are an estimated 23 million people that
are Muslims in Russia.
Economy: Russia’s public debt
Economy 2Main Imports: vehicles, machinery and
equipment, plastics, medicines, iron and steel, consumer goods, meat, fruits and nuts, semi finished metal products.
Main Exports: petroleum and petroleum products, natural gas, wood and wood products, metals, chemicals, and a wide variety of civilian and military manufactures
There are approximately 75.81 million workers in Russia.
Economy 38.9% of Russia is unemployed.Budget: revenues: $205.3 billion.
Expenditures: $306.6 billionAgriculture products are: grain, sugar beets,
sunflower seed, vegetables, fruits; beef, milk.
languageMost people speak Russian but there are
several minority languages.Most sounds are spoken with many tongue
movementsThere are 33 letters in the Russian alphabet.
The Russian Alphabet
Holidays• The national holiday is Russia Day, June 12• Unity Day was first celebrated on November
4, 2005, remembers the popular uprising led by Kuzma Minin and Dmitry Pozharsky which got rid of the Polish invaders from Moscow in November of 1612
• Every 9 May, Russia celebrates the victory over Nazi Germany, while remembering those who died in order to achieve it.
Russia's natural disasterIn the city of Chernobyl there
was a nuclear power plant.On April 26, 1986 reactor 4
exploded into a burst of nuclear fallout devastating Chernobyl and all of its surrounding area.
The plume drifted over large parts of the western Soviet Union, Eastern Europe, Western Europe, and Northern Europe. Large areas in Ukraine, Belarus, and Russia had to be evacuated.
Disaster 2As many as 4,000 cancer deaths over the
lifetime of those exposed.56 Deaths as a result of the explosion.One of the most widely recognized and
known disasters in the world.
Russian Weapons of War• The Mosin Nagant was one of the primary weapons
used by the Russian military.• The sniper rifle variant was replaced by the svd.• It was used in world war 1 and 2 and other smaller
wars with Finland
Russian Weapons of War 2The Dragunov sniper rifle was and still is
the primary sniper rifle for the Russian army.It was inducted by winning a contest between
two other sniper rifles because it was more accurate, had better range, and was just easier to handle and control.
Here is a pic of the svd model.
Russian Weapons of war 3The ppsh-41 is a Soviet made submachine
gun which was used in the Finland wars and ww2.
Had low recoil.Was mass produced in several countries.
Russian SportsThe three main Russian sports are…..Rugby- Its like football but with less pads.Ice-Hockey- Played on ice with a puck that
has to go into the goal using sticks.Tennis- using a racket you have to hit the ball
over the net into your opponents court and it has to bounce two times to get a point.
TransportationAs of 2006 Russia had 933,000 km of roads,
of which 755,000 were paved.There are 630 paved airports and 1800
unpaved airports.They are no railways to U.S. bit the idea is
Russian Car• The Riva Lada is a mid sized family
car.• The Lada brand is most successful
family car.• They make a lot of different cars.