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					Our 50 State
     Alaska
   Heather Barlow
     May 14, 2010
Symbols of [name of your state]
• The state bird is: Willow Ptarmigan
• The state flower is: Forget-me-not
• The state tree is: Sitka spruee




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State Flag
• Describe the flag and why this design was chosen
  for your state.




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State Nickname
  The Last Frontier           Write a short
 explanation of how your state got this nickname.
State Motto
• Tell about the state motto and what makes this
  state special.
Maps
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your state. Point out the state capital.




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State Landforms
• Tell about at least three landforms found in the
  state.




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Region
• Region 4 (west) pacific
Time Zone
• Alaskan time zone
Statehood
This state became the 49th state in the United States
in 1959.
Tribes
  •   Village of Afoganak
  •   Akiachak native community
  •   Native village of Akhoik
  •   Alatna village
State Governor
•Sean Parnell
State’s First Governor



John H. Kinkead

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Government
• National Government
 Senators: Bob Bartlett, Ted Stevens, and
          Mark Begich


Representatives: Donald Young
State Population Growth

 From 1990 to 2000 the growth population went
 from 550,043 to 626,932.
Natural Resources
• Land
• Farms
• Homesites
• Factories
Weather
• Highest Temperature: 100ºF , 1915
• Lowest Temperature: -80º, 1971
• Average Temperature:71.8º to a low -21.6º
Places to Visit
The Perch Resort because it seems like the place to
be and I been wanting to go somewhere different.
The advertising they do makes me want to go more
because of the graphics and sayings.
Famous People
• Virgil F , cartoonist
• Carl Ben Eielson, pioneer pilot
• Sydney Laurence, painter
Professional Sports


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Major Universities
• University of Alaska
• Prince William Sound Community College
• Alaskan Pacific University
Works Cited
• List the resources you used for your research.

				
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