Ukraine is a country located in Eastern Europe. It is the second-largest country on the European continent and has a population of about 42 million people. The capital and largest city of Ukraine is Kiev. Ukrainian is the official language of Ukraine, but many people also speak Russian. The currency of Ukraine is the hryvnia. Ukraine has a diverse geography, with the Carpathian Mountains in the west and the Black Sea in the south. Agriculture is an important industry in Ukraine, and the country is known for its production of grains, including wheat and corn. Ukraine has a rich history and culture, with a long tradition of literature, music, and art.