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Texas by Mrs. Trauber

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Transcript of Texas by Mrs. Trauber

TEXAS
"The Lone Star State"

by Mrs. Trauber

CLIMATE
POPULATION
2012 Estimates:
TEXAS HAS THE 2ND HIGHEST
POPULATION IN THE NATION
MAJOR TEXAS INDUSTRIES
SOUTH TEXAS
HILL COUNTRY
(Central Texas)
PINEY WOODS
(East Texas)
NORTHERN PLAINS
Texas is bordered by 4 states:
MAJOR CITIES
AUSTIN is the state capital
GEOGRAPHY
New Mexico

Oklahoma

Arkansas

Louisiana
Downtown Austin:
Houston
pop. 2,099,451
San Antonio
pop. 1,327,407
Dallas
pop. 1,197,816
The climate is semi-arid and
prone to drought.
The climate is on the edge of humid subtropical,
with cool winters and hot summers.
The climate is humid subtropical.
The climate includes both semiarid ranch
country and the wetter Rio Grande Valley.
313,914,040 people in the United States

26,059,203 people in Texas

Texas makes up 8% of the U.S. population.
1st: California - 38,041,430

2nd: Texas - 26,059,203

3rd: New York - 19,570,261
- Farming & Agribusiness

- Natural Oil & Gas

- Technology Manufacturing & Telecommunications

- Biotechnology & Life Sciences
STATE SYMBOLS
TEXAS IS THE 2ND LARGEST STATE IN THE NATION
1st: Alaska - 663,267 Square Miles

2nd: Texas - 268,580 Square Miles

3rd: California - 163,695 Square Miles
SOMETHING SPECIAL
BIBLIOGRAPHY
http://www.50states.com/texas.htm

http://state-facts.findthedata.org/

http://www.citypopulation.de/USA-Texas.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Climate_of_Texas

http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/48000.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_U.S._states_and_territories_by_population

http://www.texasindustryprofiles.com/ASP/AllHere.asp

http://traveltips.usatoday.com/list-texas-natural-resources-61589.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_National_Historic_Landmarks_in_Texas

Pelta, Kathy. Texas - Hello U.S.A.. Minneapolis: Lerner Publications Company, 2002. Print.

All Images courtesy of Prezi/Google Images
TEXAS STATE FLAG
This flag was adopted as the state flag when Texas became the 28th state in 1845. As with the flag of the United States, the blue stands for loyalty, the white represents strength, and the red is for bravery.
TEXAS STATE MOTTO
"Friendship"
OTHER TEXAS
STATE SYMBOLS
State Flower:
Blubonnet
State Tree:
Pecan
State Bird:
Mockingbird
State Dog:
Blue Lacy
State Reptile:
Horned Lizard
State Insect:
Monarch
Butterfly
NATURAL RESOURCES
1. Fossil Fuels
Energy
2. Limestone
Construction
3. Silver
Jewlery
NATIONAL LANDMARKS
1. The Alamo
in San Antonio

2. Apollo Mission Control
in Houston

3. Dealey Plaza
in Dallas
FAMOUS TEXANS
1. Mary Kay Ash, Hot Wells
Cosmetics Entrepreneur
1918 - 2001 (aged 83)

2. Buddy Holly, Lubbock
Musician
1936 - 1959 (aged 22)

3. Sandra Day O'Connor, El Paso
Supreme Court Justice
Born March 26, 1930
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