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Hawaii

  1. 1. Hawaii By: Ashley Watters & Kyler Morehead Business Presentations  10/26/11
  2. 2. Hawaii State Flag
  3. 3. Major Cities <ul><ul><li>Honolulu (capital) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hilo </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Kailua   </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Kaneohe  </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Geography: <ul><ul><li>10932 sq. mi. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Tropical vegetation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Beaches </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mountains/ Volcanoes  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mild temperatures, sunny skies </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Hawaii's History <ul><ul><li>Became the 50th state in 1959 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  Surprise attack on Pearl Harbor by the Japanese. December 17t, 1941.  </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Major Industries/ Services <ul><ul><li>  Agriculture </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Touring </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Food processing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Fabricated metal products </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  Stone/ clay </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Glass products </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Tourist Attractions <ul><ul><li>Makua Beach </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Akaka Falls </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pailolo Channel </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Kilauea Volcano  </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Hula Dancers in Hawaii 
  9. 9. Current Events <ul><ul><li>Home to many surfing contests  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pro Bowl 2012 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Parade of Whales  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>2012 International film festival  </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. Natural Resources <ul><ul><li>Sugar Cane </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pineapple </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Macadamia nuts </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Livestock  </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Various Colleges <ul><ul><li>Hawaii Community College </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Kapiolani Community College  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>John A. Burns School of Medicine </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  William S. Richardson School of Law </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>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>John A. Burns School of Medicine , Honolulu </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>John A. Burns School of Medicine , Honolu </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. Additional State info <ul><ul><li>Motto: The life of the land is perpetuated in righteousness.  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Bird: Nene </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Flower: Hibiscus  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Tree: Kukui </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Nickname: Aloha State </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. Famous People <ul><li>Barack Obama </li></ul><ul><li>Sid Fernandez </li></ul>
  14. 14. Population <ul><ul><li>Population: 1,297,194 (2005)  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Millions of tourist every year. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Approx: 7,627,819 (2007) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>     </li></ul>
  15. 15. More Information <ul><li>    For more information go to the national state website: </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>http://portal.ehawaii.gov/index.html </li></ul>
  16. 16. Citations <ul><ul><li>http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0108204.html </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.gohawaii.com/statewide/travel-tips/history   </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.hawaiihistory.org / </li></ul></ul>

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