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  • 1.Turkey By; Brittany Gallagher St. Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus, was born in Demre, on Turkeys Mediterranean Coast.

2. How they became independent

  • The Turkish war of independence started
  • On September 18, 1922 they won the war of independence

3. Turkish Flag

  • The flag of Turkey consists of a white crescent moon and a star on a red background
  • The flag has a complex origin since it is an ancient design, and uses the same symbols of the late flag of the Ottoman Empire which was adopted in 1844

4. Turkish Map

  • The Capital of Turkey is Ankara
  • Another place in turkey is Eregli, it is right near the foot of the central Taurus Mountains
  • Afyon- Their spring time is cooler than ours.

5. Renaissance Reformation

  • The Renaissance "began" in Florence, Italy. "Renaissance" means "rebirth" because it was believed that the human spirit had to be reawakened as it was in the classical (Greco-Roman) times.

6. Age of Absolutism

  • The During the 17c and 18c, Britain, France, Austria, Prussia, and Russia were able to establish or maintain a strong monarchy, standing army, efficient tax structures, and large bureaucracy, this period is known as the "Age of Absolutism."

7. Industrial Revolution

  • TheIndustrial Revolutionwas a period in the late 18 th and early 19 thcenturies when major changes in agriculture, manufacturing, and transportation had effected the economic and cultural conditions in Britain

8. World War l

  • was a global war which took place primarily in Europe from 1914 to 1918.
  • Over 40 million casualties resulted, including approximately 20 million military and civilian deaths. Over 60 million European soldiers were mobilized from 1914 to 1918.

9. World War ll

  • was a global military conflict the joining of what had initially been two separate conflicts. The first began in Asia in 1937 as the Second Sino Japanese War; the other began in Europe in 1939 with the German Invasion of Poland

10. The Cold War

  • TheCold Warwas the period of conflict, tension and competition between the Unites States and the Soviet Union and their respective allies from the mid-1940s until the early 1990s.

11. Turkeys relationship with the United States

  • The friendliness of Turkey towards the United States has declined markedly over the past five years.
  • Turkey's most important international relationship has been with the United States since the end of the Second World War and the beginning of the Cold War

12. Tourist Attraction

  • Sultanahmet SquareIstanbul Turkey
  • The square has three main monuments, the Obelisk, the Serpent Column and the Milyonbar. Duringthe empires, the square served as the center of entertainment, coronation ceremonies and victoryparades. It had a capacity to hold 100,000 people and today it a major tourist area with manyhotels and restaurants.

13. An Important Person

  • Mustafa Kemal Atatrk
  • was an army officer, revolutionary statesman, and founder of the Republic of Turkey as well as its first President.


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