State of kentucky

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State of kentucky

  1. 1. State of Kentucky By: 6 th Grade Student
  2. 2. <ul><li>Major Physical Features: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Appalachian Mountains </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mammoth Cave </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Land Between the Lakes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mississippi & Ohio Rivers </li></ul></ul>Kentucky
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  4. 8. Kentucky <ul><li>State Capital : Frankfort </li></ul><ul><li>Major Cities : Louisville, Lexington, Covington, Owensboro, Paducah </li></ul><ul><li>State’s Population : 4,041,769 </li></ul>
  5. 10. <ul><li>General Facts about Kentucky : </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Statehood : June 1, 1792, the 15th state </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>State motto : United We Stand, Divided We Fall </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>State bird : Cardinal </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>State flower : Goldenrod </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>State tree : Tulip-poplar (yellow-poplar) </li></ul></ul>Kentucky
  6. 11. Kentucky <ul><li>General Facts about Kentucky : </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Life Expectancy: 75.3 years old, ranked 42 nd in the United States </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Annual Income: $38,466, ranked 46 th in the United States </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Government: United States Senators: 2 and Representatives: 6 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Weather: Average Low: 20s </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Average High: 80s </li></ul></ul>
  7. 12. <ul><li>Famous Kentuckians: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Abraham Lincoln </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Jefferson Davis </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Henry Clay </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Muhammad Ali </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>George Clooney </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ashley Judd </li></ul></ul>Kentucky
  8. 13. Kentucky <ul><li>Natural Disasters: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Earthquakes: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>New Madrid Fault Line </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Tornadoes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Floods </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Mississippi & Ohio Rivers </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Appalachian Mts. Rivers </li></ul></ul></ul>
  9. 14. Kentucky KY Counties with the highest possibility of Earthquake activity:

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