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Products from the Amazon Rain Forest

Want to show what you know? Use the Internet and the preselected Web sites provided below to gather additional information, broaden your knowledge, and complete these end-of-chapter activities.

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Chapter 9 Assessment:
Products from the Amazon Rain Forest

Use the Internet to research at least three useful products that come from the Amazon rain forest. Focus on one product, such as medicinal plants, and describe how it is used in different parts of the world.

Writing About Geography Write a report of your findings. Include a map or a chart that shows products from the rain forest and what they are used for. List the Web sites you used to prepare your report.

Return to the Amazon Rainforest http://www.pbs.org/ tal/ costa_rica/
This Web site provides an overview of products made from resources found in rain forests.

Rainforest Facts http://www.rain-tree.com/ facts.htm
This Web site includes an article that, in part, discusses how the resources of rain forests are used for medicine.