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Montana

  1. 1. MONTANA By: Brooke Morris and Dylan Morley Business Presentations October 10th, 2013
  2. 2. Table of Contents ❖State Information…...3 ❖Geography……..4 ❖Cities/Colleges…..6 ❖Major Industries/Services…..7 ❖History of state…..8 ❖Tourist Attractions…..11 ❖Natural Resources…..12 ❖Famous people……..13
  3. 3. State Information ● The capital of Montana is Helena ● The nickname-Queen City of the Rockies ● Helena was discovered in July 14, 1864
  4. 4. Geography ● Montana has a total area of 147,046 sq. miles (380,850 km) ● Many mountains, rivers, and lakes, etc. ● Famous ones are like the Madison River, Milk River, and the Jefferson River ● Helena consist of 16.39 sq miles
  5. 5. Montana State Information State motto- Gold and Silver ❏ State Bird- Western Meadowlark ❏ Nickname- Big Sky Country ❏ State Animal- Grizzly Bear ❏ State Flower- Bitterroot Video Link: ❏ Grizzly Bear chased off by cows
  6. 6. Major Cities/Colleges ● ● ● ● ● Major city in Montana is Billings The University of Montana Bozeman Flathead Valley Community College Great Falls College of Technology
  7. 7. Major Industries/services Montana includes: ● private health care ● motels ● law firms ● repair shops ● Mining ● Manufacturing
  8. 8. History of State State Flag ● Montana became a state on November 8th, 1889 ● In 1889, state legislatures came ● It passed a law creating the state symbol a bitterroot (which is the state flower)
  9. 9. History of State ❖ Women’s rights ❖ Copper Collar ❖ Building the Capitol ❖ Sedition Act
  10. 10. Tourists Attractions ➢Yellowstone National Park ➢Glacier National Park
  11. 11. Tourists Attractions ❖Helena the State Capital
  12. 12. Natural Resources ❖Gold & Silver ❖Coal ❖Copper ❖Petroleum ❖Food & Wood Products ❖Wheat ❖Beef cattle ❖Hay ❖Sheep
  13. 13. Famous people ● Dorothy Baker- author ● Dirk Benedict- actor ● Jerry Kramer- football player
  14. 14. Official State Information State Website: http://www.mt.gov/ Population of Montana: 1.005 Million
  15. 15. Summary ★History ★Great Colleges/Schools ★Climate/Weather ★Geography ★State info ★Industries ★Services ★Tourist Attractions ★Natural Resources
  16. 16. Citations ❖www.cenusscope.org ❖www.firstpeople.us ❖www.landscapeimagery.org ❖www.csn.org ❖www.fineartamerica.com ❖www.bozemaninn.com

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