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1

Which is the largest country in South America?

Brazil

2

What is meant by land of contrasts?

Different types of landscapes in the country.

3

Meaning of arid

Dry

4

Why is the rain forest being cleared at a rapid rate?

For agriculture, cattle ranching, mining and timber.

5

Why do rural people flock to urban cities?

Because of poverty

6

Which is the fastest growing city in the South American continent?

Sao Paolo

7

Who colonised Brazil?

Portuguese

8

Who are Roman Catholics?

Christians following the Vatican faith, under the pope.

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