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CEPA Paulo Freire. Nivel 2 distancia.2014.

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  • 1. United Stated of America (The promised land) Student: Cesar David Contreras Sanchez
  • 2. Index USA is one of the biggest countries of the world. .......................................................... 3 USA is one of the most populated countries of the planet. ............................................ 3 The cities more important ............................................................................................. 4 The flag......................................................................................................................... 6 The federal capital ........................................................................................................ 7 The initials of the states ................................................................................................ 8 Hourly difference........................................................................................................... 9 Commemorative days in the USA ............................................................................... 10 Thanksgiving Day .................................................................................................... 10 Independence Day .................................................................................................. 10 Martin Luther King’s Day ......................................................................................... 10 Presidents Day ........................................................................................................ 11 Veterans Day .......................................................................................................... 11 What do Americans eat?............................................................................................. 11 Cities of the States United of America ......................................................................... 12 New York ................................................................................................................ 13 The Vegas ............................................................................................................... 13 Miami ...................................................................................................................... 14 The Angeles ............................................................................................................ 14 San Francisco ......................................................................................................... 15 Orlando ................................................................................................................... 15 New Orleans ........................................................................................................... 16 Washington D.C. ..................................................................................................... 16 Chicago ................................................................................................................... 17 Boston ..................................................................................................................... 17 List of illustrations ....................................................................................................... 18
  • 3. USA is one of the biggest countries of the world. The United States of America is one of the biggest countries of the world. Only it is overcome in extension by Russia, China and Canada. The extension of the United States of America is 9.830.000 Km2 and It‘s the fourth one big more of the planet. 1 Area of the United States of America To do a comparison, Spain this one in the position fifty two (52). USA is one of the most populated countries of the planet. The United States of America is most populated countries of the world, It has got a population of 316 million of persons. It’s the third country with major number of residents, only overcome for Indian and China. To see the dimension with regard to our country, Spain has 47,2 million of 2 Population year 2000 residents and this one placed in the position twenty-seven (27), as for number of inhabitants. The states with more population of USA are California, Texas, New York, Florida, Illinois, Pennsylvania, Ohio and Michigan for this order.
  • 4. The cities more important In the States United for America according to the magazine Forbes, the population of the cities more important in the year 2010 they are: Population 9.7 millions 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 0 7.9 millions 6.9 millions 5.2 millions 2.8 millions 3.5 millions 1.9 millions 1.6 millions New York The Angeles Chicago Miami Houston San Francisco Dallas Boston 1.98 millions 0.98 millions Denver Atlanta New York The Angeles Chicago Miami Houston San Francisco Dallas Boston Denver Atlanta 3 Graph In this list are 10 cities more populated of EE.UU. But we can’t forget of the cities of Washington DC with 632.000 residents and Orlando with 250.000 residents. Of all these cities, They are the capital of his state Denver (Colorado), Atlanta (Georgia) and Boston (Massachusetts). Columbia's federal District where one finds the city of Washington DC that is the Federal Capital and headquarters of the Government.
  • 5. The city of Madrid has got a population of 5,5 millions of residents. Later we are going to represent in a graph the cities that of the USA that more inhabitants have that Madrid. Washington D.C. 0,63 millions New York 9,7 millions The Angeles 7,9 millions Orlando 0,25 millions Chicago 6,9 millions Madrid 5,5 millions Atlanta 1,98 millions Miami 2,8 millions Denver 0,98 millions Houston 3,5 millions Boston 1,9 millions San Francisco 1,6 Dallas 5,2 Of blue color we can see the cities that if they overcome in population to Madrid, in red color we see those who do not overcome in population Madrid.
  • 6. The flag The flag of the United States consists of thirteen horizontal bars, red seven and white six the alternated ones, and a blue rectangle in the sector of the top left canton with fifty white stars of five tops. The bars represent to thirteen original Colonies that became free of the United Kingdom and the stars, to fifty conditions that form the Union. He presents a great similarity with the flag of the British Company of the East Indies, by which possibly it inspired. 4 The flag of USA
  • 7. The federal capital Washington D.C., officially named District of Columbia , is the capital of the United States of America. It is a question of an entity different from 50 conditions that they compose the above mentioned nation, and depends directly on the federal Government United States. of the Columbia's District was founded on July 6 White House 16, 1790, and in 1791 a new city named Washington was made official, inside the District, to the east of already existing Georgetown. In 1871 there were unified the governments of these two cities and of the rest of populations of the district in an alone entity, D.C. 5 Monument Cristobal Colon The city was named in honor to George Washington, the first president of the United States. The name of the district, Columbia, is the poetical name of The United States, in reference to Cristobal Colón. 7 George Washington
  • 8. The initials of the states The different conditions that compose the USA, also are known by initials. We are going to see some of them and to place his location. INITIAL STATE LOCATION WV West Virginia East WI Wisconsin North WY Wyoming Center East OK Oklahoma Center AZ Arizona South West AK Alaska North West AR Arizona South West AL Alabama South East NY New York North East 8 Maps States United of America
  • 9. Hourly difference Given the great extension of the country, in USA 4 hourly demarcations exist from this one to west: The Eastern Time (east coast) supposes 6 hours less with regard to Spain, the Central Time (center of the country) he supposes 7 hours less, the Mountain Time (Rocky mountains) supposes 8 hours less, and the Pacific Time (coast west) 9 hours less. P............... Pacific Time M .............. Mountain Time C .............. Central Time E............... Eastern Time TIME SLOT Madrid 20:00 (Spanish Time) Nueva York 14:00 (Eastern Time) Dallas 13:00 (Mountain Time) Denver 12:00 (Central Time) Las Vegas 11:00(Pacific Time) Anchorage 11:00 (Pacific Time)
  • 10. Commemorative days in the USA Later we are going to give a revision of the commemorative days important more in the USA Thanksgiving Day The Thanksgiving Day is a traditional celebration of The United States and Canada. In the United States it is celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November though originally it was done last Thursday 9 Thanksgiving Day Independence Day The Day of the Independence of the United States is the national holiday that is celebrated on July 4 in the United States. This day marks the signature of the Declaration of Independence in 1776 in which the country proclaimed his formal separation of the British Empire. 10 Independence Day Martin Luther King’s Day The day of Martin Luther King, Jr is a bank holiday of the United States marked by the birthday of the reverend Doctor Martin Luther King, Jr. It is celebrated on the third Monday of January of every year, which is an approximately the date of King's birth, January 15. The floating holiday is similar to the vacations established under the Lye of Uniformity of Vacations of the Monday, though the holiday is 15 years previous to that was receiving the name by day of Martin Luther King, Jr. 11 Martin Luther King
  • 11. Presidents Day In 1971 the President Richard Nixon proclaimed an alone federal bank holiday, the Day of the Presidents, to be observed on the third Monday of February in honor to all the presidents spent from the United States of America. 12 Monument of Presidents Veterans Day Holiday that honors the persons who have served in the Armed Forces of The United States, also known as the veterans. It is a federal bank holiday that is observed on November 11. 13 Famous photo of war What do Americans eat? Shown restraint Americans in Europe Shown restraint genuine Americans Hamburger Salad of cabbage Hot dog Peanut butter Rib to the ember Roast turkey Chicken to the barbecue Meatloaf Tart of apple hash browns Potatoes pancakes Chocolate Pizza Brownie
  • 12. Cities of the States United of America 14 Localization city more important of States United of America
  • 13. New York he City of New York it’s more big city of USA, There localizing east of country, with 9,7 millions of resident It’s one of the cities big more of the world. The” big apple” nickname of their city, has got suburbs mystic, some of they are Manhattan, Brookline, Harlem.. This one placed in New Jersey's condition and it takes place as the Statue of the Freedom, Central park and the Empire stated. T 15 New York The Vegas The City of The Vegas it’s one of city more special for everything what it represents. It has a tourists' great abundance along all the year round and is known also as the city of the sin. The city possesses 1,9 million inhabitants of which more of the half they are tourists. The great attraction of the city undoubtedly someone they are his casinos. 16 The Vegas
  • 14. Miami The Angeles The city of Miami it’s the city more important of the state of Florida, It’s have got 2,8 millions of resident and it’s situated in south west of country. It´s the headquarters of numerous companies important of the world and one of the cities more rich economically, for this reason the banks more important of the world has headquarters in Miami. Also it is very known by his cosmopolitan diversity and by his beaches. The city more important of the west of country it possesses a population of 7,9 millions of resident and this one is one of many circumstances for the one that is considered to be one of the cities more important of the world. Considered as the Mecca of the cinema it’s place in state of California and It possesses numerous emblematic sites as Theater Kodak, the building Bradbury, Hollywood Boulevard, Staples Center (sites of the Angles Lakers) and beach of Malibu between others. It is said that one of every five persons devotes herself to the artistic world because of it is you consider artistic one capitals of the world. It’s my favorite. 17 Miami 18 The Angeles
  • 15. San Francisco Orlando The city of San Francisco it’s the fourth one in population in the condition of California. He is in the north end of the peninsula of San Francisco, with the ocean Pacific Ocean in the western part. In 1848, the fever of the gold of California stimulated to the city to a period of rapid growth, spending from 1.000 to 25.000 inhabitants in one year, 11 what converted to the city in the biggest of the Coast west in that epoch. After having being devastated by the earthquake and fire of 1906,12 San Francisco was rapidly reconstructed, being a headquarters of the International Exhibition of Panama and the Pacific Ocean nine years later. Sites emblematic they are Alcatraz, Golden Gate, Chinatown, Silicon Valley… Orlando's city is the headquarters of Orange's county and is a central city of the metropolitan zone of the same name, as well as also head-board of the region known as Central Florida, in the condition of Florida, of the southeast of The United States. It is the biggest sixth city of Florida and the biggest not coastal city. The downtown of Orlando, better acquaintance as Downtown Orlando, has been an object of continuous restructuring, in spite of being removed from the principal tourist attractions as Walt Disney Resort World and Universal Resort World. 19 San Francisco 20 Orlando
  • 16. New Orleans Washington D.C. It is the biggest city of the condition of Louisiana, in the United States, as well as the principal port of the river Mississippi. After Katrina being partially destroyed by the hurricane in 2005, the population diminished considerably for evacuation or death and in 2006 the population was an approximately the half. New Orleans is a multicultural city of the south of the United States (with special African, Latin, Spanish, French influence), very known by his festivals, his music and his kitchen. Events as the Mardi Gras, Jazz Fest and the Sugar Bowl (bowl of the sugar) support to the city as a tourist constant destination. Washington A.D., officially named Columbia's District It is the capital of the United States of America. It is a question of an entity different from 50 conditions that they compose the above mentioned nation, and depends directly on the federal Government of the United States. It is located on the banks of the river Potomac and is surrounded by Virginia's conditions, in the western part and Maryland in the northern part, the and south. Between the sites more out-standing they find the white house and the pentagon. 21 New Orleans 22 Washington D.C.
  • 17. Chicago Boston Chicago, known colloquial as "Second City" it is the third city with major number of inhabitants in The United States, behind New York and Los Angeles. Chicago is in the condition of Illinois, is the headquarters of Cook's County along the coast southwest of the Lake Michigan. It forms a part of the metropolitan Area of Chicago, a conurbation integrated in addition by the peripheral counties. It is the capital and city most filled with the Union of Massachusetts, and one of the most ancient cities of the United States. On having treated itself about the city most filled with New England, Boston it is considered to be the economic and cultural center of the region and is recounted in occasions as the " Capital of New England " of a not official way. 23 Chicago 24 Boston
  • 18. List of illustrations 2 Population year 2000 ................................................................................................. 3 1 Area of the United States of America ......................................................................... 3 3 Graph......................................................................................................................... 4 4 The flag of USA ......................................................................................................... 6 5 Monument Cristobal Colon......................................................................................... 7 6 White House .............................................................................................................. 7 7 George Washintong ................................................................................................... 7 8 Maps States United of America .................................................................................. 8 9 Thanksgiving Day .................................................................................................... 10 10 Independence Day ................................................................................................. 10 11 Martin Luther King.................................................................................................. 10 12 Monument of Presidents ........................................................................................ 11 13 Famous photo of war ............................................................................................. 11 14 Localization city more important of States United of America ................................. 12 15 New York ............................................................................................................... 13 16 The Vegas ............................................................................................................. 13 17 Miami ..................................................................................................................... 14 18 The Angeles........................................................................................................... 14 19 San Francisco ........................................................................................................ 15 20 Orlando .................................................................................................................. 15 21 New Orleans .......................................................................................................... 16 22 Washington D.C. .................................................................................................... 16 23 Chicago ................................................................................................................. 17 24 Boston ................................................................................................................... 17

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