Iran

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The Iranian Educational System

Having the world's youngest population, the Islamic Republic of Iran bears the responsibility of educating more than 18 million students at segregated schools.

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Climate of Iran

Iran has a variable climate. In the northwest, winters are cold with heavy snowfall and subfreezing temperatures during December and January.

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Currency in Iran

The currency in Iran, or the money used, is called the rial (pronounced ‘reeyaal’). The rial is like the dollar or a pound in that is made up of 100 pieces, in Iran called dinars. However, due to high inflation one riyal is worth so little that no fraction of it is really used on a day to day basis.