Japan

Capital- Tokyo

Population- 127.3 million

Type of Government- Parliamentary with Constitutional Monarchy

Leader: Akihito

Currency- Yen

1 Yen to $0.0092 USD

GDP Per Capita: $32,200

GDP Rank in the World: 3rd

Literacy Rate: 99%

Life expectancy M/F: 80/86

Language: Japanese

Shinjuku Gyoen- it is a national garden. It is located in the heart of the city. It costs 200 yen to get in. You can look at the beautiful scenery and the animals. If you get there at the right time you will be able to see the different types of trees change.

Tokyo Sky Tree- The Tokyo Sky Tree is a great place to visit if you want a birds eye view of the city. The sky tree is the tallest strcucture in Japan. It was built in 2010 and measures at 634.0 meters tall. Inside there is a restaurant, look out tower and many other things.

Fuji- Q Highland- This attraction is a huge amusement park in Fujiyoshida, Japan. The park is located at the bottom of Moint Fuji. With 22 rides at the park you will for sure have a good time. Their roller coaster Takabisha is known as the worlds steepest roller coaster. The drop is 121 degrees steep.

Major events in Japan's history

Between 1904 to 1905 Japan had won the Russo- Japanese War. The war had taken place at the Korean Peninsula and the Yellow Sea.

In 1910 Japan had taken over the Korean Peninsula until 1945.

On December 7th, 1941 Japan had bombed Pearl Harbor which is located in Hawaii.

Japan's current event

A event that is happening now in Japan is the number of traffic accidents in Tokyo. The numbers have grown tremendously and the police are wanting to do something about it. The Tokyo Police Department has created a panel of people to come up with ways to decrease that number. By doing this their goal is to get the number of accidents down to 150.

Is Japan's economy Successful?

Yes I do think that their economy is successful because they have many large businesses there and they are also ranked number 3 in the world for the largest economy.


Yamada Denki

Hamada Denki is a big company in Japan. They build and sell many electronics. Yamada Denki is one of the most successful electronic companies.

Improving Japan's economy

Japan could improve their economy by not spending money on the things they don't need and by adding more and more companies to their country.

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