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    • Nice NevadaBy.SarahLiedman
    • Land and Climate
      Nevada is the driest state in the country, this means there are deserts. Nevada gets only about 9 inches of rain a year. The Humbolt River is the largest river in the state.
    • Resources and Industry
      Ranches and farms occupy about 1 eighth of Nevada. Nevada produces gold and silver. There are about 3,000 ranches and farms in the state.
    • Historical Things
      Hoover Dam took 5 years to make and used 7 million tons of concrete to build. They started building Hoover Dam in 1931 and finished in 1936.
    • Famous Sites
      Great Basin National park is in east central Nevada and it covers almost the whole state. Las Vegas casinos are a huge tourist attraction.
    • Important Cities
      Las Vegas is the most visited city in Nevada. People go to Las Vegas to gamble. Reno is the 2nd Largest city in Nevada.
    • Wow Facts
      Nevada got its name from a Spanish word that means snow covered. The highest point in Nevada is Boundary Peak it is 13,140 feet tall.
    • Summary
      There are so many things to do in Nevada they include gambling , Shows , Skiing , Hotels and restaurants. There is Hoover Dam and Great Basin national park.
    • Works Cited
      Nevada, Author Paul Joseph, 1990 Abdo
      www.culturegrams. com