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  • Texas is a beautiful place to go, i have been there before and what everyone else calls it for hicks and old people its really fun when your there and i would suggest a vacation there sometime. I would go again if i could.
  • Texas is a very fun, and interesting place. :I would have a second home down there its so fun down there its an old style town.   Joey
  • There's a lot of history on Texas its all interesting but these are just the basics   Lexus
  • The state flag is a lone star flag and it was adopted in 1845.     Joey  
  • This is the Geographical information on Texas.   Lexus
  • Joey   Just read off the handout...
  • Lexus
  • Joey
  • try to find pictures to some of these   Lexus
  • picture!!   Joey
  •   Lexus 
  • Joey
  • Lexus
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  • Put official Website Go over main points Lexus To learn more about texas visit texas.gov!!
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    • 1.   Lexus Horn & Joey Taylor Business Presentations October 26, 2011
    • 2. Introduction <ul><ul><li>You will get to know some facts about the </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>land </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>history </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>fun facts  </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>places to visit </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>         In Texas </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
    • 3. History of State <ul><li>TEXAS... </li></ul><ul><ul><li>  started as a Mexican Republic Territory </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>  Stephen F. Austin </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>  1823 </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Republic in 1836 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>State by 1845 </li></ul></ul>
    • 4. The State Flag <ul><ul><li>  Called the Lone Star Flag </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  Adopted in 1845 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  Colors </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Red- Bravery </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>White- Purity </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Blue- Loyalty </li></ul></ul></ul>
    • 5. Geographical Location and Size <ul><li>LOCATION: </li></ul><ul><li>Bordering States: Arkansas, Louisianna, O klahoma, New Mexico </li></ul><ul><li>Bordering Co untry: Mexico </li></ul><ul><li>Bordering Bo dies of Water: Gulf of Mexico </li></ul><ul><li>SIZE: </li></ul><ul><li>268, 601 Sq. Miles </li></ul><ul><li>Second Largest State </li></ul>
    • 6. State Capital...Austin TX <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>300 days of sunshine per year </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>known as musical capitol </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>14th safest city in the US </li></ul>
    • 7. Facts... <ul><li>Population     </li></ul><ul><li>     As of 2010... </li></ul><ul><li>           25,145,561 people     </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Climate </li></ul><ul><li>     Low- 23 F </li></ul><ul><li>     High- 120 F </li></ul>
    • 8. Other Facts/Statistics <ul><li>Major industries/services    </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Petroleum </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  Natural Gas </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Farming(cotton/livestock) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Steel </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Banking </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Insurance </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Tourism </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Natural Resources </li></ul><ul><li>oil </li></ul><ul><li>rainfall </li></ul><ul><li>cattle </li></ul><ul><li>sheep </li></ul>
    • 9. Tourist Attractions <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Austin Duck Adventures </li></ul><ul><li>     Lake and Land tours  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  Dr. Pepper Museum  </li></ul><ul><li>                                             </li></ul><ul><li>                                                                 </li></ul><ul><li>                                                                only place that makes original </li></ul><ul><li>                                                                 original dr pepper formula </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
    • 10. The University of Texas at Austin <ul><li>Founded: 1883 </li></ul><ul><li>                                                                7 museums         </li></ul><ul><li>      </li></ul><ul><li>                                                                       17 libraries </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>                    Mascot: Bevo, the Texas longhorn </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Colors: Burnt orange and white </li></ul>
    • 11. The Dallas Cowboys <ul><ul><li>They went to the super bowl 5 times  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Most memorable players Miles Austin, Dez Bryant, Roy Williams, Felix Jones. </li></ul></ul>
    • 12. Famous People... <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Cyd Charisse actress, dancer </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Alvin Ailey choreographer, </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Michael Johnson olympic sports, Track Star </li></ul>
    • 13. Fun Facts <ul><li>Nickname </li></ul><ul><li>The Lone Star State </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Motto </li></ul><ul><li>Friendship </li></ul>
    • 14. More Fun Facts <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>State Bird: Mockingbird State Animal: Texas Longhorn State Gem: Texas Blue Topaz State Flower: Bluebonnet
    • 15. In Conclusion... <ul><ul><li>Texas became a state in 1845 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  State flag is the Lone Star Flag </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Is the 2nd largest state </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Austin is the State Capital </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Major college is the University of Texas at Austin </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Home of the Dallas Cowboys </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>To find out more information visit Texas.gov </li></ul>
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