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  1. officially the Republic of Ecuador ( ), literally, "Republic of the equator") is a representative democratic republic in South America, bordered by Colombia on the north, by Peru on the east and south, and by the Pacific Ocean to the west

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  2. It is one of only two countries in South America (with Chile) that does not have a border with Brazil.The country also includes the Galápagos Islands in the Pacific, about 965 kilometers (600 miles) west of the mainland

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  3. straddles the equator, from which it takes its name, and has an area of 256,371 square kilometers (98,985 mi²)

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  4. Its capital city is Quito; its largest city is Guayaquil

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  5. Evidence of human cultures in Ecuador exists from c. 3500 B.C. Many civilizations rose throughout Ecuador, such as the Valdivia Culture and Machalilla Culture on the coast, the Quitus (near present day Quito) and the Cañari (near present day Cuenca)

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