Connecticut By Madison Frymyer & Nevah EckardBusiness Presentations
Capital● located north of capitol avenue and south of bushnell park in hartford
History● Rapid growing population● French and Indian War● speculation in cheap land, available elsewhere
Geographic Location● is located in north hartford county, in east berlin.
Flag● gold, and silver-rimmed shield picturing three grapevines, gold- and brown-rimmed white ribbon under the shield, states motto, which means, "He Who Transplanted Still Sustains"● The grapevines represent the early, "English settlers"
Population● 3,580,709 people
Geographical Size● land:605.64 sq mi (1,569 km²)● water:256.38 sq mi (664 km²), 29.74%
Major Industries/Services● connecticut is an industrialized state, and has recently diversified toward a broader "economic portfolio"● some industries are "aerospace, advanced, and manufacturing"
Tourist Attractions● Gillette Castle State Park Home to famous Actor: "William Gillette"
Climate● Mild Winters and Warm Summers● Temperate Climate● Average Jan. temp is 27 degrees Fahrenheit● Average July temp is 70 degrees Fahrenheit● 25 - 60 of snow ○ heaviest snowfall in North East
Information PictureSources SourcesClimate Capitol Buildinghttp://www.city-data.com/states/Connecticut-Climate.html http://www.ctahq.org/history.htmColleges and Cities Maphttp://www.citytowninfo.com/places/connecticut/colleges http://www.jud.ct.gov/directory/maps/GA/Default.htmFamous People Flaghttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_people_from_Connecticut http://www.50states.com/flag/ctflag.htmMotto Gillette Castlehttp://www.ct.gov/ctportal/cwp/view.asp?a=885&q=246508 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gillette_Castle_State_ParkState… Yale PennantFlower, bird, and animal http://www.collegeflagsandbanners.http://www.ct.gov/ctportal/cwp/view.asp?a=885&q=246586 com/yale_university_felt_pennant_56542_prd1.htmlNickname State Flower, Bird, and Animalhttp://www.statesymbolsusa. http://www.ct.gov/ctportal/cwp/view.asp?a=885&q=246586org/Connecticut/nicknameConnecticut.html John Mayer http://johnmayerpics.blogspot.com/Video Source Mark Twain http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/mark- twain-64.phphttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OPNFFpDu0c4