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  1. 1. Vermont Business Presentations Taylor Amoss Caitlin Price 
  2. 2. Table of Contents <ul><ul><li>Vermont Information </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Location </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  History of state </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Tourist Attractions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Climate </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Natural Resoures </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Major Colleges </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Famous People </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  State Motto </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>State Flower and tree </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  State Nickname </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Summary </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Vermont Information <ul><ul><li>Offical Website: http://vermont.gov/portal/ </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>State Capital: Montpelier </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Population: 608,827 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Geographical Size: 9615 Square Miles </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  Major Industry: Electronic Equipment, Fabricated Metal Products, Printing and Publishing, Paper Products, and Tourism </li></ul></ul>
  4. 5. Vermont History <ul><ul><li>Admitted Friday, March 4, 1791 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Montpelier was chosen as the capital in 1805 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  In 1900 the population was 343,641 people </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  Vermont adopted Womens Suffrage in 1921 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  Television was established in 1967 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>In 2000 the population was 608,827 people </li></ul></ul>
  5. 6. Tourist Attractions <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  Bread and Puppet Museum: Glover, Vermont </li></ul><ul><li>Cheap are and political theatre </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>                                   </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>    </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  6. 7. Hope Cemetary: Barre, Vermont Granite Capital of the World
  7. 8. Santa’s Land USA: Putney, Vermont Family Fun Park  
  8. 9. Climate <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Generally warm summers & cold winters </li></ul>
  9. 10. Natural Resources <ul><ul><li>Sugar Maple </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Rocks and Minerals </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pastures </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hydropower </li></ul></ul>
  10. 11. Major Colleges <ul><ul><li>Castleton State College </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Champlain College </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Community College of Vermont </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>University of Vermont </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Saint Michael's College </li></ul></ul>
  11. 12. Famous People <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>U.S. President Calvin Coolidge </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Henry Wells, founder of Wells Fargo and Co. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Brigham Young, Mormon leader, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>U.S. President Chester A. Arthur, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Stephen A. Douglas, politician famous for his debates with Abraham Lincoln.   </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  12. 13. State Motto <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Freedom & Unity&quot; </li></ul>
  13. 14. <ul><li>  State Flower: Red Clover </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>State Tree: Sugar Maple </li></ul>
  14. 15. State Nickname <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>The Green Mountain State </li></ul>
  15. 16. Summary <ul><ul><li>Vermonts Capital is Montpelier </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>It was admitted to the United States Friday, March 4, 1791 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>If you go there you should visit Santa's Land USA </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>It has generally warm summers and cold winters </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Rocks and Minerals are some of the Natural Resources </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The state nickname is The Green Mountain State </li></ul></ul>
  16. 17. Sources <ul><ul><li>50 States </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  Reference Desk </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  Road Side America </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  Vermont Facts </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  Vermont Colleges </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Natural Resources </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Vermont-Climate </li></ul></ul>
  17. 18. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TrsP_6Kw4o0&playnext=1&list=PLCA479429AA03BBA8

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