Poland physical map
Poland political map
the flag of Poland
One of Poland's famous restaurants the Cafe Helenka
*Poland was founded in 966 by Mieszko l.
*For more than a century there was no Polish state
*It was formally reconstituted in Nov.1918
*Ignace Paderewski was the first minister (1919
*Lech Walesa won the presidential election in 1990 with 74% of the votes
*Bronislaw Komorowski was named president in 2010.
*Prime minister Tusk is named President of the European Council in 2014.
*climate:Temperate with cold
*Terrain:mostly flat mountains along southern border
*Land use: It is used for manufacturing
*Most of the people live in the cities
*Natural resources: coal, sulfur, copper, natural gas, silver, lead, salt, amber, arable land
*Natural Hazards: Flooding
*Current issues: Air pollution
*Government type is republican
*Bronislaw Komorowski political leader President
*Actual National symbol White Eagle
*Suffrage 18 years of age universal
*It has all the branches legislative,Judicial,and executive
*GDP per capita :$21,100
*Type of money: Zloty
*Exports: $202.3 billion
*Import: $207.4 billion
*holidays:St.Nicholas day , December 6
*Feast of the three kings
*Fish in horseradish
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