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About Moose Jaw2

  1. 1. ABOUT MOOSE JAW<br />BY JOSEPH<br />
  2. 2. TABLE OF CONTENTS<br />How Moose Jaw got its name<br />Where is Moose Jaw located<br />Who named Moose Jaw <br />What is Moose Jaw<br /> Why is Moose Jaw called Moose Jaw<br />When was Moose jaw named<br />
  3. 3. How Moose Jaw got it’s name<br />Moose Jaw has a various amount of reasons of how it got it’s name. Here are a few:<br />One is it got it’s name from the Cree word moose gaw that sounds like moose jaw.<br />Another is that it got it’s name by a traveler’s cart broke and he fixed it with a moose’s jaw.<br />And the last is that the river winding course is in the shape of a moose’s jaw.<br />
  4. 4. Where is Moose Jaw located<br />Moose Jaw is located in Saskatchewan, Canada.<br />
  5. 5. Who named Moose Jaw <br />Moose Jaw was named by the Cree.<br />A Native American <br />
  6. 6. What is Moose Jaw <br />Moose Jaw is a city located in Saskatchewan, Canada.<br />The population of Moose Jaw on January 19th 2011 is approximately 35,629. (Extrapolated from a population of 32,132 in 2006 and a population of 35,629 on January 6th 2011.)<br />7,600<br />
  7. 7. Why is Moose Jaw named Moose Jaw<br />Moose Jaw was named Moose Jaw because of many different theories. Here is one:<br />The winding river was in the shape of a moose’s jaw.<br />
  8. 8. When was Moose Jaw named <br />Moose Jaw was named in the 1860’s or earlier.<br />
  9. 9. Special thank you<br />Thanks for listening and that’s the end of the slideshow.<br /> BYE!<br />

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