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  • 1. WashingtonBy: Brayden Borromeo, Ryan Owings, Gavin Lawson Business Presentations October 22, 2012
  • 2. Overview● State History● Washington Information● Washington Facts● Natural Resources● State Song● Famous People
  • 3. History Of Washington1805-Lewis and Clark reached Washington1883-Railroads connect Washington with Eastcoast1889- Washington became the 42nd state
  • 4. State InformationCapital: OlympiaState FlagClimate: Mild Winters and Cool SummersA lot of rain
  • 5. State Information Cont.Geographical Size: 71,299.64 square milesGeographic Location: Longitude: 116° 57W to124° 48W Latitude: 45° 32N to 49°NTop left hand corner of the USAMajor Places: Seattle home to StarbucksUniversity of Washington #1 college in Washington
  • 6. State FactsState Bird-State Dance-State fish-
  • 7. State Facts Cont.State Fruit-State Vegetable-State Fossil-
  • 8. Natural ResourcesTimber-Farming-Fishing-Hydroelectricity-
  • 9. State SongWashington, My Home
  • 10. Tourist AttractionsOlympic National ParkMt. Saint HelensGrand Coulee Dam
  • 11. MiscellaneousMotto-Alki (by and by)Nickname- The Evergreen StateCounties-
  • 12. Famous people from WashingtonAdam West● TV shows, Batman,Family Guy● Movies, BatmanBill Gates● Chairman of Microsoft Corporation● Richest person in the worldJimi Hendrix● Rock & roll guitarist● Greatest guitarist in rock music
  • 13. Famous People Cont.Jimi HendrixAdam WestBill Gates
  • 14. Population and Current EventsPopulation● As of 2010 the population is 6,724,540Current Events● The Presidential election● The Nationals were in the playoffs
  • 15. Major Industries/ServicesWheat #5 among all statesPotatoes #2 among all statesApples,Cherries #1 among all states
  • 16. Official State Websitehttp://www.enchantedlearning.com/usa/states/washington/
  • 17. Citation Pagehttp://www.50states.com/washingt.htmhttp://www.50states.com/flag/waflag.htmhttp://www.bestplaces.net/climate/state/washingtonhttp://www.ipl.org/div/stateknow/popchart.htmlhttp://www.netstate.com/states/geography/wa_geography.htmhttp://www.4icu.org/us/Washington.htmhttp://www.thingstodo.com/states/WA/famous_people.htm#.UG2wJdX5ttchttp://www.vector.net/2010/pop-art/http://g3ar.co.za/2012/09/10/it%E2%80%99s-good-to-be-a-nerdgeek/bill-gates/http://www.conventionscene.com/tag/adam-west/http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0108286.htmlhttp://www.washingtontimes.com/http://www.netstate.com/economy/wa_economy.htmhttp://www.washingtontimes.com/http://g3ar.co.za/2012/09/10/it%E2%80%99s-good-to-be-a-nerdgeek/bill-gates/http://www.vector.net/2010/pop-art/http://happyhomefairy.com/tag/apple-craft/http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Potatoes.jpghttp://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/media/110332/Wheat-fields-in-eastern-Washington-UShttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cherry
  • 18. Citation Page Cont.http://www.lakeeriecaptain.com/winter_streams.htmhttp://www.destination360.com/north-america/us/nevada/las-vegas/hoover-damhttp://www.google.com/imgres?um=1&hl=en&safe=active&client=firefox-a&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&biw=1280&bih=878&tbm=isch&tbnid=_zPJt1VFfn4cvM:&imgrefurl=http://www.lz95.net/msn/faculty/jplatt/projects/websites/minogue-fishing/fly_fishing.htm&docid=Og5FWUsXmKit6M&imgurl=http://www.lz95.net/msn/faculty/jplatt/projects/websites/minogue-fishing/images/fly-fishing-1.jpg&w=800&h=600&ei=dT14ULSkO-W_0AGFiIHQDA&zoom=1&iact=rc&dur=391&sig=113039743618491510646&page=1&tbnh=158&tbnw=196&start=0&ndsp=20&ved=1t:429,r:6,s:0,i:90&tx=127&ty=128http://northstatedancersassociation.com/http://www.enchantedlearning.com/usa/states/washington/http://www.theus50.com/washington/quarter.phphttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lewis_and_Clark_Expedition