TEXAS.ppt by handongqp

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									       TEXAS

By ANTHONY J. WULFKUHLE
         Outstanding Texans
•   SHAQUILLE O’NEAL
•   Buddy Holly
•   Steve Martin
•   Lyndon B. Johnson
•   Katherine porter
               State parks
•   The Alamo
•   Angelina
•   Davy Crocket
•   Sabine
•   Sam Houston
•   Caddo/LBJ
      Don’t mess with Texas
Texas has been
 through a lot of tough
 things. It was a bull
 riders dream because
 it was the state sport
 was the rodeo. So
 that’s why Texans say
 don’t mess with the
 big T.
                  Plant life
•   Blue Bonnet
•   Prickly Pear cactus
•   Pecan tree
•   Mesquite tree
                Animal life
•   Mocking Bird
•   Longhorn
•   Armadillo
•   White Tailed Deer
•   Jack Rabbit
•   Rattle Snake
           State information
 statehood: 28th state
 counties: 245
 capital: Austin
 first Governor: J. Pinckney Henderson
 first inhabitants: under Spain
 first exploration by: Cortez from Europe
 state soil: Houston black
 size rank: 2nd population rank: 2nd
Land region: four
               Agriculture
cotton, wheat, vegetables, citrus fruits,
 pecans, peanuts, milk, green house
 plants, eggs, cattle, sheep, hogs,
 chickens.
  Settlement and colonial days
 The first settlement was the people from
 Spain.

TEXAS was a independent nation after
  Spanish rule. Then the United States
 recognized TEXAS for there bravery and
  bought TEXAS.
      Water and minerals
water mainly comes from the Edwards
Aquifer.
minerals: oil and sulfur.
STATE FLAG
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