Mississippi Orange 5

182 views

Published on

Published in: Education
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
182
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
13
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Mississippi Orange 5

  1. 1. MississippiThe Gulf Island NationalSeashore
  2. 2. LocationRelative: Tennessee is to the north, Louisiana is south, Alabama is south, Arkansas is west.Absolute: 32* 17N, 90* 11WCapital: Jackson
  3. 3. Regions1. The Gulf of Mexico Region2. The South Region
  4. 4. Landmarks1. Emerald Mound Site2. Vicksburg National Military Park
  5. 5. Landforms1. Gulf Island National Seashore2. The Mississippi River
  6. 6. Tradition1. The sweet potato festival is a tradition that has been in Mississippi for over a century long! The sweet potato festival comes at least once a year!This tradition started about 50 years ago!People come from all around the world to see and taste all of the types of potatoes!
  7. 7. Climate1. In Mississippi the average is 52*they have short winters, but long moist summers!
  8. 8. Transportation1. The Gulf of Mexico for boats to go on. Some boats are tugboats, ferries, sail boats, and motorboats.2. 55,20,59,10 are the interstates.
  9. 9. Exports1. Sweet potatoes2. Cotton
  10. 10. Agriculture1. Soybeans2. Rice3. Cotton4. Hay/Wheat5. Corn
  11. 11. AdaptPeople in Mississippi have to wear rain jackets and t-shirts due to the long moist summers.
  12. 12. ModifySunshine Bridge and the Stone Arch Bridge are 2 main bridges.
  13. 13. Depend The Mississippi River for water and fish.

×