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  1. 1. WashingtonBy: Brayden Borromeo, Ryan Owings, Gavin Lawson Business Presentations October 22, 2012
  2. 2. Overview• State History• Washington Information• Washington Facts• Natural Resources• State Song• Famous People
  3. 3. History Of Washington1805-Lewis and Clark reached Washington1883-Railroads connect Washington with East coast1889- Washington became the 42nd state
  4. 4. State InformationCapital: OlympiaState FlagClimate: Mild Winters and Cool SummersA lot of rain
  5. 5. State Information Cont.Geographical Size: 71,299.64 square milesGeographic Location: Longitude: 116° 57W to 124° 48W Latitude: 45° 32N to 49°NTop left hand corner of the USAMajor Places: Seattle home to StarbucksUniversity of Washington #1 college in Washington
  6. 6. State FactsState Bird-State Dance-State fish-
  7. 7. State Facts Cont.State Fruit-State Vegetable-State Fossil-
  8. 8. Natural ResourcesTimber-Farming-Fishing-Hydroelectricity-
  9. 9. State SongWashington, My Home
  10. 10. Tourist AttractionsOlympic National ParkMt. Saint HelensGrand Coulee Dam
  11. 11. MiscellaneousMotto-Alki (by and by)Nickname- The Evergreen StateCounties-
  12. 12. Famous people from WashingtonAdam West• TV shows, Batman,Family Guy• Movies, BatmanBill Gates• Chairman of Microsoft Corporation• Richest person in the worldJimi Hendrix• Rock & roll guitarist• Greatest guitarist in rock music
  13. 13. Famous People Cont.Jimi HendrixAdam WestBill Gates
  14. 14. Population and Current EventsPopulation• As of 2010 the population is 6,724,540Current Events• The Presidential election• The Nationals were in the playoffs
  15. 15. Major Industries/ServicesWheat #5 among all statesPotatoes #2 among all statesApples,Cherries #1 among all states
  16. 16. Official State Website
  17. 17. Citation Page
  18. 18. Citation Page Cont. US:official&biw=1280&bih=878&tbm=isch&tbnid=_zPJt1VFfn4cvM:&imgrefurl= tt/projects/websites/minogue- fishing/fly_fishing.htm&docid=Og5FWUsXmKit6M&imgurl= minogue-fishing/images/fly-fishing-1.jpg&w=800&h=600&ei=dT14ULSkO- W_0AGFiIHQDA&zoom=1&iact=rc&dur=391&sig=113039743618491510646&page=1&tbnh=158&tbnw=196&start =0&ndsp=20&ved=1t:429,r:6,s:0,i:90&tx=127&ty=128