Презентация "THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA"

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The USA Territory. The United States of America is the fourth largest country in the world (after Russia, Canada, and China). It occupies the southern part of North America and stretches from the Pacific to the Atlantic Ocean. It also includes Alaska in the north and Hawaii in the Pacific Ocean. The total area of the country is about nine and a half million square kilometres. The USA borders on Canada in the north and on Mexico in the south.

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The Surface of the Country. The USA can be divided into three main regions: the Appalachians in the east, the plain in the central part, the Cordilleras including the Rocky Mountains, Sierra Nevada, and the dry Californian Valley between them in the west. Many rivers are flowing through the country, such as the swiftest Columbia and Colorado, the longest Mississippi with its main tributaries, the Missouri and the Ohio.

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The Natural Resources. The USA is rich in natural resources. It has vast areas of fertile soil, an abundant water supply, and large areas of forests.

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The Population. The United States is the third largest country in the world in population (about 250 million people). The largest foreign-born groups are Mexicans, Germans, Canadians, Italians, British, and Cubans.

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50 States with the President at the head. The US consists of 50 states and the District of Columbia. The District of Columbia is a piece of land set aside by the federal government for the nation’s capital, Washington, D. C. The United States has a federal system of government with the President at the head.

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The National Symbols. The national symbols of the USA include the American flag and the Great Seal. There are 50 stars on the American flag symbolizing 50 states of the USA, and 13 stripes representing 13 original states.

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On the one side of the Great Seal, there is an eagle holding an olive branch and arrows, which are symbolizing a desire for peace and the ability to wage a war. On the reverse side, there is the Eye of Providence, representing God, and a pyramid dated 1776.

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