World Trade Project

Mrs. Medvetz




Locate, utilize and apply information from databases, the internet and books to complete this assignment.


To get to this pathfinder from home:

Go to � In quicklinks box, select Media Center�-- Select Assignments/eboard � Business � World Trade Project � Mrs. Medvetz


Research Databases:

Facts on File/World Atlas �{}

  • Select your country from drop down menu
  • Search using the �At-a-Glance� section (on the right hand side of the screen) to explore information on your country.

Information Includes:Maps & Flags, Image Gallery, Geography, Weather and

Climate, Facts & Figures, History, People & Culture, Government, Society � {}

  • Select country profiles from right hand column � Select your country

Explore information

  • For additional information search �Key News Events� (on the left hand side of the screen)
  • More information is available under �Overviews:World Almanac Encyclopedia�(on the lower left hand side of the screen)


Internet Sites:

Atlapedia � {}


CIA (World Fact Book) � {}


Country Studies (Library of Congress) � {}

  • Search by �List of Countries� (right hand side of the screen)


Lonely Planet (Travel Guide) � {} � excellent images

  • GREAT for travel destinations!








Created by R. DiMarco and P. Richter for D. Medvetz 2/2008