Which state in Brazil has declined a civilization?

Is Rio de Janeiro a state or city?

Rio de Janeiro, estado (state) of southeastern Brazil, bounded by the states of Espírito Santo (north), Minas Gerais (west), and São Paulo (southwest), while to the east lies the Atlantic Ocean.

Is Rio de Janeiro a river?

The Guandu River is a river of Rio de Janeiro state in southeastern Brazil. This river together with the Paraíba do Sul River are the most important in the Rio de Janeiro state. The river supplies water to 9 million people in Greater Rio de Janeiro.

Guandu River (Rio de Janeiro)

Guandu River
Length 108.5 km (67.4 mi)

What is the capital city of Brazil?

What state is Sao Paulo in?

Why is Rio not the capital of Brazil?

Brazil moved its capital from Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia to assert its independence, exchanging a colonial capital on the coast for a new interior capital. The interior, underdeveloped, location of the new capital allowed a fresh start as well as an opportunity to develop the region.

What does Janeiro mean in English?

Janeiro is the Portuguese word for January. It may also refer to: “Janeiro”, abbreviation for Rio de Janeiro or Rio de Janeiro (state)

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