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Rhode island

  1. 1. Rhode IslandThe capital is Providence.BY ISLA
  2. 2. STATE NICKNAME and state mottoThe state nickname is the Ocean state or little Rhodybecause it is the smallest state.The state motto is Hope.
  3. 3. Origin of thestate nameA Italian explorer Verrazzanothought the size of the blockisland was similar to themediterranean island ofrhodes
  4. 4. State symbolsthe state soil is narragansettThe state flower is the violetThe state tree is the red mapleThe state bird is the Rhode island redThe state shell Quahog The state rock is cumberlandito
  5. 5. RI NEIGHBORS ANDRESIDENTSRhode islands bordering states (neighbors) are Connecticut, Massachusetts and New YorkThe name for the residents are Rhode Islanders
  6. 6. Population, rank and famouspeopleIn 2012 the est. of the population was 1,050,292The rank was 43rdSome famous people are Stephen Wilcox was a inventor and a painternamed Gilbert Stuart
  7. 7. Singing and flagsTo describe the flag I would say the RI flag has a anchor on it.It also has 13 stars because it is the 13th state and has thestate motto HopeThe state song is rhode island its for me
  8. 8. Agriculture and industryIndustryFashion jeweleryFabricated metal productsAnd moreThe governor isLincoln D. ChafeeAgricultureNursery stockvegetablesDairy products , eggs
  9. 9. Geographicalfeatures
  10. 10. Famous and historic events1524 Rhode island was discovered1663 King Charles ll granted the royel charter or RI1790 RI became a stateThere is way more but these to me were the most interesting things
  11. 11. WHYI choose Rhode island the state is interestingbecause it is the smallest state and was one ofthe 13 coloneiesWhat I want to do if I went to rhode island1. I want to see the explorer verrezzano statue2. I want to visit Providence3. Visit Jerimoth hill
  12. 12. CreditsMy uncle tom and my uncle DavidMy aunt GayatriMy dad and my mom

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