Hawaii By Justin & Alyse
When didHawaiibecomeastate? Hawaii became the 50th state on August 21, 1959. President Eisenhower issued to have the flag changed to the 50 stars. The new flag became official on July 4th, 1960.
How bigisHawaiiinsquare miles? Hawaii covers an area of 10,931 sq mi square miles.
What is The Population? The population of Hawaii is 1.3748 million since July 2011.
State Idols • State Flag- • State Tree-Candlenut • State Flower-Hawaiian hibiscus • State Nickname- Aloha State
What kind of economy does Hawaii have? It has a lot of things like tourism, or food processing with sugar and canned pineapple. You could also sell fish there are tuna swordfish
What the symbols mean on the state flag • The symbols on the Hawaii's flag represent the eight main islands. Because of the eight stripes of white, red, and blue.
What is the primary way people in Hawaii make money $$$$ • You could go fishing and sell those fish. Same as most other places. Agriculture- bananas and pineapple are major crops. Building and engineering. Tourism- hotels, ships, etc. Transportation and shipping. Sales and advertising. Government and administration.
Important people in Hawaii! Bob Ballard is from Hawaii and discovered the Titanic wreck!! John A. Burns was the second Governor of Hawaii from 1962 to 1974 Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole was the Prince of Hawaii
What main landforms are in Hawaii The entire Hawaiian Island chain is part of an underwater mountain range That stretches for thousands of miles form southwest to northeast. Each of the states Islands are the tops of these mountains. For instance on the Big Island of Hawaii there is Mauna Loa which when measured from the ocean floor is the worlds largest mountain. Mauna Kea also on the Big Island is the worlds tallest mountain when measured from the ocean floor. On Maui there is Haliakala.
The bodies of water near Hawaii • The pacific ocean is near Hawaii!
3 Places tourist might like WWII Valor in the Pacific National museum. . The Beach Club. Fisherman's Trail ,Hiking Trail
Geography of Hawaii Hawaii has lush tropical vegetation, beautiful beaches and volcanic mountains. The Kilauea Volcano is one of the most famous volcanoes in the world.
Outline of Hawaii This picture is the outline of Hawaii!
Current governor of Hawaii • Neil Abercrombie is the current governor of Hawaii.
3 important history events • The Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on 12/7/41.The first known European, Captain James Cook makes first contact with the Hawaiian people on 1/20/1778.Hawaii becomes the 50th State 8/21/59.
Fun/Interesting Facts • 90% of Hawaii’s gross product in service indrustes
Sources http://www.google.com/publicdata/explore?ds=kf7tgg1uo9ude_&met_y=population&idim=state:15000&dl=en&hl=en&q=population+of+hawaii www.google.com http://www.economywatch.com/world_economy/usa/states/hawaii-economy.html http://portal.ehawaii.gov/employment/search-for-jobs.html