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South carolina

  1. 1. South Carolina By:Tyler Hernandez and Emily Thomas
  2. 2. We will be talking about... <ul><ul><li>The history of South Carolina </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Some basic facts to know about the state </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  Also some very interesting facts about South Carolina </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>And in the off chance, there will be some extra things you will find out later </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. The great truth and history! <ul><ul><li>South Carolina is one the original thirteen colonies and carolina had been a royal colony, but in 1710 Carolina split into two Carolinas and hence north and south Carolina were born. May 23rd,1788 South Carolina officially became a state </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. The Basics <ul><li>Colleges:Capella University,Art insitute of Charleston,Andeson University,Benedict college </li></ul><ul><li>State Bird:Carolina wren </li></ul><ul><li>State Song:&quot;Caroina&quot; </li></ul><ul><li>State nickname:Palmetto State </li></ul><ul><li>State tree:Palmetto tree </li></ul><ul><li>Capital:Columbia </li></ul><ul><li>Population:4,255,083 </li></ul><ul><li>Geographical size:30,109sq.miles </li></ul><ul><li>Natural Resources:Cypress,Water Power </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  5. 5. Tourist Attractions <ul><ul><li>A lot of major tourist attractions of SC would include museums, beaches,water parks,aquariums,and races ways </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>here are some museums to visit:Anderson county museum,South Carolina tennis hall of fame,Central jail museum, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>you should go to these water parks:Myrtle waves,whirlin waters,splash Island, Family Kingdom </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Climate and weather <ul><ul><li>When going to South Carolina, you should expect a humid subtropical weather, hot summers, and mild winters. </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Famous People <ul><ul><li>One famous figure you should know from history class is a well known politican, John C. Calhoun </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  Now here is one very famous singer,songwriter and musician, he is known as the godfather of soul, He is James Brown </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  8. 8. Major industries/services     <ul><ul><li>tobacco </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>soybeans </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>cotton </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>fishing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>military bases </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>peanuts </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>tourist industries </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Conclusion     <ul><li>     In conclution South Carolina has many major industries and sevices like: tobacco,military bases, tourist industries.  Oh and lets not forget the awesome, the great godfather of soul, the one and only, James Brown! </li></ul>
  10. 10. Source are... <ul><li>www.Infoplease.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.50states.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.statelibrary.gov </li></ul><ul><li>www.discoversouthcarolina.com </li></ul>

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