CACM

The Central American Common Market (CACM) was established on 13 December 1960, collapsed in 1969, and reinstated in 1991 to promote a Central American Common Market.

Calypso

A music style began in Trinidad and combined musical elements from Africa, Spain, and the Caribbean.

Cambodia

Location: Southeast Asia Official name: Kingdom of Cambodia Formation (date of independence / date current borders were established): 1953 / 1953 Capital city: Phnom Penh Population: 15.1 million / 222 people per sq mile (86 people per sq km) Total land area: 69,900 square miles (181,040 square km) Language(s) spoken: Khmer (official language), French, Chinese, … Read more

Cameroon

Location: Central Africa Official name: Republic of Cameroon Formation (date of independence / date current borders were established): 1960 / 1961 Capital city: Yaoundé Population: 20 million / 111 people per sq mile (43 people per sq km) Total land area: 183,567 square miles (475,400 square km) Language(s) spoken: Bamileke, Fang, Fulani, French (official language), … Read more

Canada

Location: North America Official name: Canada Formation (date of independence / date current borders were established): 1867 / 1949 Capital city: Ottawa Population: 33.9 million / 10 people per sq mile (4 people per sq km) Total land area: 3,855,171 square miles (9,984,670 square km) Language(s) spoken: English (official language), French (official language), Chinese, Italian, … Read more

Cape Verde

Location: Atlantic Ocean Official name: Republic of Cape Verde Formation (date of independence / date current borders were established): 1975 / 1975 Capital city: Praia Population: 500,000 / 321 people per sq mile (124 people per sq km) Total land area: 1557 square miles (4033 square km) Language(s) spoken: Portuguese Creole, Portuguese (official language) Main … Read more

Capoeira

Martial art and dance were developed in Brazil by Angolans taken there by the Portuguese from Africa.

Caribbean Sea

The Caribbean Sea is the no. 7th contiguous open water surface on earth. It has a huge, 1,049,500 square mile (2,718,200 square km) area and 8,685 square feet (2,647 square meters) average depth. The Caribbean Sea’s greatest known depth is 22,788 feet (6,946 meters), which can be found at Off Cayman Islands.

Carrying capacity

The number of organisms a piece of land can support without negative effects.

Cartogram

A special map in which an area’s shape and size are defined by the population’s explicit characteristics, economy, or distribution of any stated product.