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USA

  1. 1. Wilmington North Carolina United States
  2. 2. United States
  3. 3. <ul><li>Became a country on July 4 th , 1776 </li></ul><ul><li>2010 population: 308.745.101 </li></ul><ul><li>Largest cities: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>New York City, New York </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Los Angeles, California </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Chicago, Illinois </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Capital: Washington, District of Columbia </li></ul><ul><li>Most popular Sport: American Football </li></ul>
  4. 4. New York City
  5. 5. Times Square
  6. 6. Central Park
  7. 7. Statue of Liberty
  8. 8. Art in the United States <ul><li>Metropolitan Museum of Art </li></ul><ul><li>More than 190.000 m2 of art </li></ul><ul><li>Contains art from Ancient Egypt, Europe, South America, Asia, Middle East and United States </li></ul><ul><li>12.000 pieces of Islamic art, including many pieces from Spain </li></ul>
  9. 9. Washington Crossing the Delaware, Emmanuel Leutze 10 th Century Islamic art from Córdoba
  10. 10. Andy Warhol <ul><li>Painter, printmaker and filmmaker </li></ul><ul><li>Principle figure of the Pop Art movement in the 1960’s </li></ul>
  11. 11. Andy Warhol <ul><li>Andy Warhol made art using famous American icons. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Guggenheim NYC, Bilbao
  13. 13. Broadway <ul><li>40 professional theaters considered to be the highest quality of all English speaking countries </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>Popular shows include the Lion King and Beauty and the Beast. </li></ul>
  15. 15. The Lion King
  16. 16. Los Angeles
  17. 17. Hannah Montana <ul><li>Hannah Montana is filmed in Tribune Studios, Hollywood, CA </li></ul>
  18. 18. Santa Monica
  19. 19. Baseball
  20. 20. Washington, DC The White House
  21. 21. United States Capitol Building
  22. 22. American Holidays <ul><li>Memorial Day (last Monday in May) </li></ul>
  23. 23. Independence Day (July 4 th ) Fireworks in Washington, DC. Fireworks at the Statue of Liberty.
  24. 24. Labor Day (first Monday in September) Americans go to the beach for Labor Day. Families have a barbecue for Labor Day.
  25. 25. Halloween
  26. 26. Thanksgiving Macy’s Day Parade
  27. 27. National Parks <ul><li>The National Park system includes monuments, parks, buildings and natural wonders. </li></ul><ul><li>Each year over 275 million people visit places within the National Park system. </li></ul><ul><li>National Parks include over 340.000 km2 of land </li></ul><ul><li>Famous National Parks include: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Yellowstone </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Grand Teton National Park </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Redwood National Park </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Grand Canyon </li></ul></ul>
  28. 28. Yellowstone buffalo Geyser, named Old Faithful
  29. 29. Grand Tetons
  30. 30. Redwood National Forest
  31. 31. Grand Canyon National Park
  32. 32. American Food <ul><li>Fried chicken with mashed and gravy </li></ul><ul><li>Apple pie with vanilla ice cream </li></ul>
  33. 33. American Sports Football stadium American football, or football
  34. 34. North Carolina Wilmington
  35. 35. Wilmington, NC <ul><li>Located on a peninsula between the Cape Fear River and the Atlantic Ocean </li></ul><ul><li>Founded in 1739 </li></ul><ul><li>population: 101.350 </li></ul>
  36. 37. Winter in Wilmington
  37. 38. Christmas in Wilmington
  38. 39. Spring in Wilmington
  39. 40. Summer
  40. 41. Autumn

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