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  • 1. My State Virginia
    Alex
    3B
    2009
  • 2. My name is Alex and my state is Virginia and I hope you like my presentation.
  • 3. State Facts
    My states nickname is the Old Dominion.
    My states motto is Sic SemperTyrannis.
  • 4. More state facts
    Year became a state June 25 1788.
    Size in square miles 39,594 miles.
    Capital city Richmond.
    Current population 7,769,089.
    Governor Timothy M. Kaine.
    My state abbreviation is VA.
  • 5. State food
    Virginia ham
    Peanut brittle
  • 6. birds
    My state bird is a cardinal
    It is red.
    http://www.50states.com/virginia.htm
  • 7. Flags
    This is my state flag as you can see it is very weird.
    http://www.50states.com/virginia.htm
  • 8. flower
    This is my state flower it is an American dogwood blossom
    http://www.50states.com/flower/virginia.htm
  • 9. My border states
    North Carolina
    Maryland
    Kentucky
    West Virginia
    Tennessee
  • 10. Tourism
    Virginia beach
    Robert E Lee’s house
    George Washington’s house
  • 11. Early settlers
    The British
    The French
    The Native American
  • 12. sports
    I have a basketball team and a baseball team my baseball team is in the minor leagues. The Richmond Braves are a baseball farm team for the Atlanta Braves.
  • 13. Fun facts
    Virginia has the nickname mother of presidents because eight of the U.S. presidents where born in Virginia
    1.George Washington
    2.Thomas Jefferson
    3. James Madison
    4.James Monroe
    5. Woodrow Wilson
    6.Zachary Taylor
    7.John Taylor
    8.William Henry Harrison
  • 14. The water
    The rivers
    James river
    Potomic river
    Rappahannok river
    The Atlantic ocean
  • 15. My economy
    Natural resources
    Coal ,crushed stone and natural gas
    Manufacturing
    Tobacco products, Chemicals, transportation equitment, eletronic products and food products.
  • 16. More economy
    Tourism
    Tomb of the unknowns and George Washingtons house
    Agriculture
    Broilers, beef cattle, corn, milk, soybeans and tobacco.
  • 17. A super fun fact
    Did you know that Virginia has the worlds biggest office building!
    Did you know I have a state dog called an americanfoxhound?
  • 18. State animals
    My state bat is a big eared bat.
    My state insect is a tiger swallowtail butterfly.
    My state fish is a brook trout.
  • 19. About the author
    My name is Alex and Mrs. Bender helped me learn about Virginia.
    I ROCK!