Everything You Need To Know    About CALIFORNIA!BY: PARIS HAPPELl & COLIN MCNEAL      Business Presentations         Octob...
What We Will Cover•   Important history/how it was established•   Recent News•   Facts about the flag•   Tourist attractio...
State Websitehttp://www.ca.gov/
Sacramento•   Capitol was going to be moved to these    locations:    a. Oakland    b. San Jose    c. Berkley    d. Monter...
Geographic Location/SizeLength:770 milesWidth:250 milesTotal:163,700 sq miles
California State Symbols            and IconsState Animal: Grizzly BearState Bird: California Valley QuailState Fish: Cali...
Colleges and UniversitiesTop 4 Colleges/University1.) Stanford University, California2.) University of California, Berkele...
The History of California!California Gold Rush   o Began in 1848, ended 1852   o James Marshall: Sutters MillThe Transcont...
Major Tourist    Attractions•   Hollywood    o   Home to Hollywood Walk of Fame, Hollywood Bowl,        Universal Studios,...
Our State SongThis is a video of the original California State song that was sung in 1951.
Population•   Results from 2011: 37,691,912    o Population increase by 15 million over a 30 year time      span    o Los ...
About the Flag•   First raised on June 14, 1846    o American settlers revolting against the rule of      Mexico    o orig...
"The Golden State"•   California Gold Rush, 1848    o   First piece of gold:January 24, 1848    o   James Marshall•   Cali...
What Is Going On InCalifornia Right Now? • • Starbucks gets digital tip jar     o   Can pay for order and pay tip with pho...
Climate and Temperature(Based off of Los Angeles Fahrenheit averages)                  January    High: 67     Low:48     ...
Natural Resources•   Water•   Seafood•   Crushed stone    o gravel    o sand•   Building stone•   Gold    o silver    o ir...
Major Industries andServices• Agriculture o   oil o   mining      minerals o   Water o   Lumber
Conclusion•   Very popular state to visit•   Interesting history and events•   Holds many tourist attractions•   Know as "...
Citationshttp://gocalifornia.about.com/od/topcalifornia/ig/California-Facts/California-State-Fish.htmhttp://www.landscapep...
Citationshttp://www.cabrillo.edu/~dbalogh/geography/geography5/pdf/10NaturalResources.pdfhttp://fremontlibraries.wordpress...
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  1. 1. Everything You Need To Know About CALIFORNIA!BY: PARIS HAPPELl & COLIN MCNEAL Business Presentations October 18, 2012
  2. 2. What We Will Cover• Important history/how it was established• Recent News• Facts about the flag• Tourist attractions• State symbols and icons
  3. 3. State Websitehttp://www.ca.gov/
  4. 4. Sacramento• Capitol was going to be moved to these locations: a. Oakland b. San Jose c. Berkley d. Monterey• Sacramento,California a. building used for museum/ working area
  5. 5. Geographic Location/SizeLength:770 milesWidth:250 milesTotal:163,700 sq miles
  6. 6. California State Symbols and IconsState Animal: Grizzly BearState Bird: California Valley QuailState Fish: California Golden TroutState Flower: California PoppyCalifornia Motto: Eureka ... I have found it!!
  7. 7. Colleges and UniversitiesTop 4 Colleges/University1.) Stanford University, California2.) University of California, Berkeley3.) University of California, Los Angeles4.) California Institute of TechnologyMost Popular University1.) University of Berkeley
  8. 8. The History of California!California Gold Rush o Began in 1848, ended 1852 o James Marshall: Sutters MillThe Transcontinental Railroad o Created by Theodore Judah & four other men o Began being built: 1886 o Completed in: 1889
  9. 9. Major Tourist Attractions• Hollywood o Home to Hollywood Walk of Fame, Hollywood Bowl, Universal Studios, Kodak Theatre• Golden Gate Bridge o largest suspension bridge in world o connects San Francisco and Marin County• Disneyland o Hundreds of rides, restaurants, shops, and attractions
  10. 10. Our State SongThis is a video of the original California State song that was sung in 1951.
  11. 11. Population• Results from 2011: 37,691,912 o Population increase by 15 million over a 30 year time span o Los Angeles: 3,792,621 o San Diego: 1,307,402
  12. 12. About the Flag• First raised on June 14, 1846 o American settlers revolting against the rule of Mexico o originally painted by William Todd• Star taken from lone star of Texas• Bear: Numerous grizzly bears that used to live in CA• "California Republic": Pioneers who settled in territory
  13. 13. "The Golden State"• California Gold Rush, 1848 o First piece of gold:January 24, 1848 o James Marshall• California Poppies o Gold color in springtime• Official in 1968First gold• found here! Sutters Mill
  14. 14. What Is Going On InCalifornia Right Now? • • Starbucks gets digital tip jar o Can pay for order and pay tip with phone • Celebrities o Chris Brown dumps girlfriend for Rihanna • Crime o Man allegedly pours gasoline on disabled woman, tries igniting her
  15. 15. Climate and Temperature(Based off of Los Angeles Fahrenheit averages) January High: 67 Low:48 February High: 69 Low: 49 March High: 69 Low: 50 April High: 71 Low: 53 May High: 73 Low: 57 June High:78 Low: 60 July High: 84 Low: 64 August High: 84 Low: 65 September High: 83 Low: 64 October High: 79 Low: 59 November High: 73 Low: 53 December High: 68 Low:48
  16. 16. Natural Resources• Water• Seafood• Crushed stone o gravel o sand• Building stone• Gold o silver o iron• Clay• Evaporated minerals
  17. 17. Major Industries andServices• Agriculture o oil o mining  minerals o Water o Lumber
  18. 18. Conclusion• Very popular state to visit• Interesting history and events• Holds many tourist attractions• Know as "The Golden State"• Many Industries and Services• 2011: 37,691,912 population
  19. 19. Citationshttp://gocalifornia.about.com/od/topcalifornia/ig/California-Facts/California-State-Fish.htmhttp://www.landscapephotogallery.com/details.php?pic=67003http://www.statesymbolsusa.org/California/animal_grizzly_bear.htmlhttp://www.statesymbolsusa.org/California/bird_ca_quail.htmlhttp://www.statesymbolsusa.org/California/CAstateflag.htmlhttp://www.ritchiewiki.com/wiki/index.php/California_Gold_Rushhttp://www.stanford.edu/group/west/cgi-bin/pager.php?id=84http:/gowest.choicehotels.com/california-hotels/experience top10http://www.iiclosangeles.esteri.it/IIC_Losangeleshttp://www.e2.org/jsp/controller?docId=24596&menuid=61http://www.munknee.com/2012/07/gold-silver-will-soon-collapse-to-1380-and-18-resp-then-surge-to-3950117-in-2013/http://ceres.ca.gov/natural_resources/http://www.netstate.com/states/geography/ca_geography.htmhttp://capitolmuseum.ca.gov/http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Golden_Gate_Bridgehttp://www.latfusa.com/view_article.php?id=272http://www.netstate.com/states/intro/ca_intro.htmhttp://www.destination360.com/north-america/us/california/beacheshttp://ca.halfstaff.org/http://www.4icu.org/us/California.htm
  20. 20. Citationshttp://www.cabrillo.edu/~dbalogh/geography/geography5/pdf/10NaturalResources.pdfhttp://fremontlibraries.wordpress.com/2008/05/22/13-facts-about-sacramento-ca/http://youtube.comhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:California_state_flag.png
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