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  • 1. American Landmarks & Symbols
  • 2. Capitol Building • This is where Congress meets to make laws. Statue of Freedom on top of Capitol Building.
  • 3. House of Representatives • The lower part of Congress. • Has 435 members based on states’ population. Where the H. of R. meets. It’s on the left side of the Capital Dome.
  • 4. Senate • The upper part of Congress. • Has 100 members (2 from each state) Where the Senate meets. It’s to the right of the Capital Dome.
  • 5. The White House • Where the President and his family lives. • Address is 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C. The front view of the White House.
  • 6. The White House • President works in the Oval Office. • All presidents except George Washington have been in White House.
  • 7. Supreme Court Building • Highest court in the U.S. • 9 Justices, including one chief justice, make up the Supreme Court.
  • 8. Supreme Court Building • More images from the Supreme Court Building. Top right: Equal Justice Under Law; Top left: Supreme Court and Contemplation of Justice. Bottom Right: Contemplation of Justice; Bottom left: Authority of Law.
  • 9. Symbols • American Flag. Bald Eagle. Great Seal. E pluribus unum is Latin for “out of many, one.” The Liberty Bell.
  • 10. Do you know these famous American landmarks and symbols? • This is the front (left) and rear (right) view of _______________.
  • 11. Do you know these famous American landmarks and symbols? • This is the front (left) and rear (right) view of INDEPENDENCE HALL.
  • 12. Do you know these famous American landmarks and symbols? This is named after one of our first presidents. It is the _____________________.
  • 13. Do you know these famous American landmarks and symbols? This is named after one of our first presidents. It is the JEFFERSON MEMORIAL.
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