• The following presentation we will
take the USA as its subject that’s
to say, that we are going to study:
• The major states
• The Geographical aspect
• The agricultural aspect
The agricultural aspect
•WASHINGTON’S HIGHEST DOLLAR CROP
IS APPLES. THIS STATE PRODUCES 57%
OF ALL THE APPLES IN THE NATION AT A
FARMGATE VALUE OF 1,75 BILLION DOLLAR.
•MILK IS THE SECOND MOST VALUABLE
AGRICULTURAL COMMODITY, FOLLOWED
BY WHEAT , POTATOES AND CATTLE AND
•WASHINGTON ALSO PRODUCES OYSTERS,
MUSSELS, CLAMS, GEODUCKS, AND TROUT
SUNFLOWERS RANKS FOURTH IN THE
•COLORADO PRODUCES MORE THAN
100 MILLION POUNDS OF PINTO BEANS
•COLORADO’S LEADING VEGETABLE
CROPS ARE POTATOES, CABBAGE,
•FLORIDA PRODUCES 70% OF THE
ANNUAL US PRODUCTION OF CITRUS
•ABOUT 95% OF COMMERCIAL ORANGE
PRODUCTION IN THE STATE IS
DESTINED FOR PROCESSING, MOSTLY
AS ORANGE JUICE.
•FLORIDA IS CONSISTENTLY RANKED
IN THE TOP 12STATES IN FRESH
•TEXAS TOP Texas
PRODUCTS AND VEGETABLES
•AGRICULTURAL IS THE
SECOND LARGEST ECONOMIC
ACTIVITY IN THE STATE.
• Leading industries include agriculture,
equipment, machinery, and
electronic equipment), biotechnology,
aerospace-defense, and tourism.
Principal natural resources include
timber, petroleum, cement, and
• The state ranks seventh in the
nation in manufacturing, with
586,400 employees in 2005. The
principal industries are printing and
publishing, industrial machinery and
equipment, electronic equipment,
and instruments. The convention and
• The most valuable services industry is
community, business and personal services,
which produces income through private
health care, hotels and motels, computer
programming and engineering companies and
• The greatest growth is the technology sector,
with business for computer programmers,
consultants, engineers and researchers
• The principal manufacturing industries
include food products, chemicals,
transportation equipment, lumber,
electrical machinery, and stone-clay-
War of independence
In the fifteenth Century people only knew three continents:
Europe , asia, Africa. They knew nothing about such a big continent as America.
the man who discovered American was born in 1451 in Italy.
his name was Christopher colummbus.he became sailor at an early age.Knowing that the earth was round. He decided to reach India sailing to the west.he tried to arrange an expedition but did not have money.annd nobody wanted to help him.
At last the King of Spain gave him money for the expedition. He sat a sail in 1492. the voyage was very dangerous and difficult. On the 12th of octobre his ship reached the land.
When they landed, the saw strange trees and flowers.Men and
Women with olive-colored skins gathered around the sailors and looked at them with great surprise. Columbus was sure that he had discovered a new way to India.
Spanish, Dutch, and French colonization
Spanish explorers were the first Europeans to arrive in what is now the United States with Christopher Columbus' second expedition, which reached Puerto Rico on November 19, 1493; others reached Florida in 1513. Quickly Spanish expeditions reached the
Appalachian Mountains, the Mississippi River, the Grand Canyon and the Great Plains. In 1540, Hernando de Soto undertook an extensive exploration of Southeast. Also in 1540 Francisco Vázquez de Coronado explored from Arizona to central Kansas. The
Spanish sent some settlers, creating the first permanent European settlement in the continental United States at St. Augustine,...