Download
the united states of america n.
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
The United States of America PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
The United States of America

The United States of America

127 Vues Download Presentation
Télécharger la présentation

The United States of America

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript

  1. The United States of America Petra Kočovská C4A

  2. CONTAIN • Explain the name of the country and give basic facts • Geographic of the USA • Compare and contrast different parts of the USA (landscape, weather,languages, ethnic groups) • American industry and agriculture • Places of interest (national parks, famous cities, etc.)

  3. Basic fact • 50 states • Washington, D.C. • 9 631 418 sq Km • 312 355 000 people • Americandollar • Barac Obama • country comparison to the world: 3 lowest point: Death Valley -86 m (California) highest point: Mount McKinley 6,194 m(Alaska)

  4. Flag • nicknamed the “Stars and Stripes”, • 3 stripes of red and white • the blue squarewith50 white stars • Flag Day on June 14 (but it’s not a federal holiday).

  5. Politicalsystem A federalstate Government – 3 branches: • Legislative – Congress • Executive – President • Judicial– Supreme Court • Lower House – House of Representatives(435 members) • Upper House – Senate(100 senators) Democrats party Republicans party

  6. Geography • 14 territories • River: Mississippi (6020km) • Lake: Lake Superior • Central region – large plains • West - mountains • Southwest – areas of desert • Hawaii – volcanic

  7. LANGUAGES ethnic groups white 79.96% black 12.85% Asian 4.43% Amerindian and Alaska native 0.97% native Hawaiian and other Pacific islander 0.18% two or more races 1.61% • English 82.1% • Spanish 10.7%, • other Indo-European 3.8% • Asian and Pacific island 2.7% • other 0.7%

  8. Weather

  9. industry Agriculture Wheat Corn Sugar cane Potato • Hard coal • Brown coal • Crude oil • Gas • Ironore • Common salt • Engineering • Car industry • Arms industry • Production airplane

  10. Transport • Plain • Train • Cars • Underground • Ship

  11. Cities in USA • New York City 19,015,900 • Los Angeles12,944,801 • Chicago 9,504,753 • Dallas 6,526,548 • Houston 6,086,538 • Philadelphia5,992,414 • Washington, D.C. 5,703,948 • Miami 5,670,125 • Atlanta 5,359,205 • Boston 4,591,112

  12. Las Vegas

  13. SanFrancisco AlcatrazIsland TheGoldenBridge

  14. TheStatueofLiberty Mount Rushmore

  15. Grand Canyon Yellowstone • Wyoming • March1. in 1872

  16. NewYork

  17. Lincoln Memorial Kennedy space center

  18. THANK YOU FOR YOUR ATTANTION

  19. Sources • www.google.com • www.gymkh.cz/student/anglictina • Bridge • Notes from maturate exam