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Mallory Morris

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Transcript of Georgia

State Activities
Fun Facts
-You cannot live on a boat for more than 30 days during the calendar year, even if just passing through the state
-No one may carry an ice cream cone in their back pocket if it is Sunday.
-Donkeys may not be kept in bathtubs.
-It is illegal to use profanity in front of a dead body which lies in a funeral home or in a coroners office.
-Members of the state assembly cannot be ticketed for speeding while the state assembly is in session.

State Symbols
-The Atlanta Aquarium
-White Water Rafting
-Statesboro Paintball
-Georgia Sea Turtle Center
-The Wildlife Center

State Bird: Brown Thasher
State Flower: Cherokee Rose
Crop: Peanut
Reptile: Gopher Tortoise
Amphibian: Green Tree Frog
Tree: Live Oak

State Politics
Governor: Nathan Deal
Lt. Governor: Casey Cagle
Att. General: Sam Olens
Sec. of State: Brian P. Kemp

History of the State
Settled in 1733 by James Oglethorpe, Georgia was the last of the original 13 colonies to be formed. Originally intended to be a debtors' colony, Georgia's true purpose was to be a military buffer zone for the rest of the colonies from the Spanish in Florida. It officially became a state in 1788.
Fish: Largemouth Bass
Mineral: Staurolite
Vegetable: Vidalia Onion
Fruit: Peach
Insect: Honeybee
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