Microsoft Rewards Bing Homepage Quiz: What country is home to the largest portion of the Amazon?
The majority of the Amazon rainforest, about 60%, is in Brazil, the largest country in Latin America. For that reason, Brazil has been at the center of the deforestation issue. Reports from Brazil indicated more forest was lost in the first four months of 2022 than ever before. Not coincidentally, Brazil is also the world’s largest beef producer and exporter. According to Business Insider, nearly 50% of Brazilian cattle are raised in fields that used to be rainforest.
The correct answer is Brazil.