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5L Surbhi Civilization

  1. 1. USACIVILIZATION PROJECT BY SURBHI SRINIVAS BY SURBHI SRINIVAS
  2. 2. Why is USA a great civilization?
  3. 3. TECHNOLOGYThe United States is a leader in technology. Computers are greatexamples of technology. Before they had computers, if youwanted to get he recipe for fudge brownies, you would searchthrough cook books. Now you can get the recipe online.
  4. 4. TECHNOLOGYAnother great example of technology is a car. I thinkthat cars help daily life a lot because before theyinvented cars people had to walk or ride in carriageseverywhere they go. Now you can drive to placesthat are farther than people can walk.
  5. 5. GOVERNMENTAn example of government in the United States is theCapitol building. The Capitol building is the meetingplace for the US Congress. It was built in 1793 .
  6. 6. GOVERNMENTThe US Congress is part of government in the US. TheCongress consists of the Senate and The House ofRepresentatives .
  7. 7. WritingEnglish is the main language in United States. But there are manydifferent languages spoken and written in US like Spanish and French .Many Books in different genres are written in US by several authors . Inthe US there are a lot of ways to write. You can write with a quill pen(which isn’t very common). You can also type on a computer or you canalso write on a piece of paper with a pencil. We now have online ebooksin addition to paper books.
  8. 8. STABLE FOOD SUPPLYMany Dams, Canals, and Reservoirs in US provide farms withregular supply of water. An example of a dam in the US is theHoover Dam which is located on the Colorado River. Food is grown in a large amounts in big farms across the country.Huge agricultural machinery, like Tractors and Tilling machinesare used on the farms.
  9. 9. STABLE FOOD SUPPLYFood in farms is harvested, packaged and sent to allthe grocery stores like Shoprite and A&P. There arealso a lot of local farms that supply food to the localfood stores.
  10. 10. SOCIAL STRUCTUREThere are many different models of social structure in the US.There is one simple three-class model which includes“Rich”, “Middle Class” and “Poor”.Many other definitions of social structure group peopleaccording to wealth, income, education ,type ofoccupation, and culture.
  11. 11. SOCIAL STRUCTUREEven though there are many classes of social structure in theUS, all the classes enjoy freedomand liberty. This was not true inSumerian times.
  12. 12. RELIGIONThere are many different religions practiced in the US as it isa country of immigrants. The majority of Americans areChristians. The rest are Jewish, Muslim, Hindus and others.
  13. 13. RELIGIONThere are also people that do not belong to any religiousgroup. People in US are free to practice religion of theirchoice.
  14. 14. THE ARTSThe US has a very rich history of several different formsof art like painting, music, theater and architecture.Early American art consists of history paintings andportraits. Museums like National Gallery of Art inWashington, DC ,display famous works of art. Famousmusicians perform in Music theaters like Carnegie Hall.
  15. 15. The United States is avery highly developedand civilized country.

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