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Maryland

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Maryland

  1. 1. PROJECT ABOUT AMERICAN STATES MARYLAND 1 Carla Fernández Rubio
  2. 2. BASIC INFORMATION ABOUT MARYLAND: • Maryland is located in the east part of the USA. It’s in the mid-Atlantic Region. Its capital is Annapolis. • The population of Maryland is about 5,600,388 people. • The governor of Maryland is Larry Hogan. • It was one of the British’s thirteen colonies. 2
  3. 3. BASIC INFORMATION ABOUT MARYLAND: • It has oceanic mild weather. Precipitation is typical in the east part of this state. Maryland is vulnerable to tropical cyclones or tornadoes. However, earthquakes aren’t frequent. 3 • Maryland is divided into five geographical regions but the majority of population lives in the central one like Baltimore which is the most populated and largest city. • Other beautiful cities are Frederick, Oakland, Gaithersburg…
  4. 4. BASIC INFORMATION ABOUT MARYLAND: In Maryland there are some national parks like: -Assateague Island National Seashore: There you can ride a horse, swim, fish, drive across the sand or even go camping. 4 -Swallow Falls State Park: It’s Maryland’s highest free-falling waterfall. -Fort McHenry: It’s a historical place with an important role in the War. It was used by the US armed forces.
  5. 5. ECONOMY IN MARYLAND: The economic, financial and industrial center of the state is Baltimore. The tertiary sector is the principal one in Maryland. However, there are lots of farms with chickens and cows. The principal crops are corn and soybeans. It also has a strong federal job presence in industries like aerospace and defense, life sciences, cyber security, manufacturing, mining and fishing industry. 5
  6. 6. ECONOMY IN MARYLAND: 6
  7. 7. WHAT TO DO: If you go to Maryland you must visit: -The incredible Top of the World Observation Level which is located in Baltimore. It’s the world’s tallest pentagonal building. 7 -Go to the beach at Ocean City.
  8. 8. WHAT TO DO: -Go to sky in Garrett County MD, located in the Allegheny Mountains. 8 -Go to see an American football match in FedEx Field which is the Washington Redskins stadium.
  9. 9. WHERE TO GO IN MARYLAND: -If you like animals you can visit the wonderful national aquarium in Baltimore or the Maryland zoo. 9 -Perhaps, if you want to learn about the American Civil War, you must visit the Antietam National Battlefield. -The Baltimore museum of Art: It has important artworks by painters like Picasso, Van Gogh, Manet..
  10. 10. MOST RELEVANT PEOPLE FROM MARYLAND: • David Michael Hasselhoff: He is an important actor who starred in the film called Knight Rider. 10 • Jada Pinkett Smith: She is an actress in Gotham which is a series, or in films like Scream 2. • Anna Faris: She appeared in films like Scary Movie.
  11. 11. MOST RELEVANT PEOPLE FROM MARYLAND: • She is an actress in a TV series called Modern Family 11 • Nancy Pelosi: She is a politician from the Democratic Party.
  12. 12. WEBSITES USED FOR THIS REPORT -http://www.newsmax.com/FastFeatures/industries-maryland-economy/2015/04/09/id/637478/ -https://www.google.es/search? q=maryland+economy&biw=1366&bih=643&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwj_kOLppM3KAhXIvhQKHeyLCQoQ_A UIBygC#imgrc=2VcGu5PIqxfmMM%3A -https://www.tripadvisor.es/Attraction_Review-g60811-d102859-Reviews-National_Aquarium_Baltimore-Baltimore_Maryland. html#photos -https://www.google.es/search? q=Top+of+the+World+Observation+Level&rlz=1C1MSIM_enES668ES669&espv=2&biw=1164&bih=839&source=lnms&tbm=isch&s a=X&ved=0ahUKEwiwvcaDp9bKAhVDvBoKHSpGBAQQ_AUIBygC#imgdii=IP2tdnjumKlszM%3A%3BIP2tdnjumKlszM%3A% 3B1oDJ3kzOYqowOM%3A&imgrc=IP2tdnjumKlszM%3A -http://images.familyvacationcritic.com/ocean-city-beach.jpg -http://www.visittheusa.co/usa/experiences/m/maryland/antietam-battlefield.aspx -https://artbma.org/images/about/bmaExterior.jpg -http://www.lugaresdenieve.com/sites/default/files/estaciones/wisp-resort.jpg -https://i.ytimg.com/vi/v0Mpj-oEIKE/maxresdefault.jpg -http://www.minube.com/que_ver/estados_unidos/maryland -https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/FedExField#/media/File:FedExField01.jpg -https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jada_Pinkett_Smith#/media/File:Jada_Pinkett_Smith_at_NY_PaleyFest_2014_for_Gotham.jpg -http://www.aceshowbiz.com/images/events/JLV-000740.jpg -https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Hasselhoff#/media/File:Hoff_3.jpg -https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nancy_Pelosi#/media/File:Nancy_Pelosi_2013.jpg -https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Portada -https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page 12

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