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Выполнил Исаев Юрий,
Руководитель Ложкина И.В.
As the above picture of the USA Flag indicates the overall
background is 13 equal horizontal stripes of red alternating with
white stripes and in the upper hoist-side corner (canton) there is a
blue rectangle bearing 50 small, white, five-pointed stars
The 50 stars represent the 50 states of the USA
The 13 stripes on the USA flag represent the 13 original colonies
(known as Old Glory)
The red stripes are situated at the top and bottom of the USA Flag
The stars on the USA flag are arranged in nine offset horizontal
rows of stars - six stars are displayed on the top and bottom rows the rows of six stars alternate with rows of five stars
The American flag is known as The Stars And Stripes
The population of the USA in June, 2010
made 309 469 203 person
The symbol. The emblem.
The bald Eagle or a white-headed see eagle, has been
officially declared by the National Emblem of the USA
the Second Continental Congress in 1782. This emblem
has been selected by fathers - founders of the USA as
this version of an eagle meets only in Northern
America. The eagle became an alive symbol of freedom
of the USA, spirit and the superiority.
One of the most known sights of America - the Statue of Freedom
located on Island of Freedom in the New York Harbor.
Presented by people of France in gift as a token of the friendship which
has become stronger within the American revolution in 1884 a statue it
is considered to the American people the symbol of the USA
personifying freedom and ample opportunities of this country.
The formal name of a statue - " Freedom Educating the World ". It
represents freedom in the form of the woman in the graceful, falling
clothes, bearing a torch - a symbol of freedom which has an
opportunity to avoid circuits of tyranny (the broken lie of circuits in its
legs). On a head at it a crown, designating seven seas and seven
continents of the world. In a crown there are 25 observation ports
which symbolize terrestrial pearls and the heavenly beams shining the
world. In the left hand the woman holds a plate with the date of the
American Declaration of Independence put on it - on July, 4th, 1776
The Capital of the USA - Washington, district Of Columbia. The City is
located in the east country and was founded in 1790. Capitol, National
gallery art, WHITE HOUSE, Pentagon, building FBI, Library of the
Congress, Arlingtonskoe memorial graveyard are famous sights. The
Capitol, is the a most high building of the capital.
NEW YORK is well-known by their own splendid skyscrapers, shop on 5ouch Avenue, which is the a most long street of NEW YORK. Statue of
Liberty, Central Park, staff-apartment UNO and ensemble the are famous
sights too.
The system of National Parks of the USA
(National Park System, NPS) totals 391 area "division" (58 from which are National parks), a
total area more than 33,9 million hectares.
Today the System of National Parks of the USA
* Habitats of 369 kinds of animals and plants to
which extinction threatens.
* More than 100 million exhibits of museum
* 1,5 million archaeological objects.
* 27 000 historical constructions.
The basic part of the territory of the USA divides into
eight provinces: Appalachian mountains, Coastal plains,
Internal heights, Internal plains, a height at lake Top,
Rocky mountains, Inter-mountain plateaus and Pacific
Coastal mountains.
It is considered that the first inhabitants on modern territory of the
United States of profit during several thousand years, once to 15 000 —
50 000 years ago, thanks to crossing of Bering to Alaska. The reliable
proof of stay of aboriginals of America in those places which after a steel
of the USA, it is dated about 14 000 years ago.
Research has documentary confirmed that Columbus's members of team
were the first people from the Old World, landed on present territory of
the USA when they have arrived to Puerto Rico (island) during their
second travel in 1492. Juan Ponse De Leon which has come to Florida in
1513, is considered the first European who has landed in territory of the
continental United States, despite offered that proof that in 1498 John
Kabot could reach territories which now is New England.
In territory of the country owing to its British colonial past the English language brought by
colonizers and early immigrants from British isles is dominating. By data for 2000 (general census in
the USA), English language is native for 82 % of the population of the USA, and 97 % owns it in
different degree. Nevertheless, the country has no official language at federal level though, because
of an accruing role of Spanish (for example, on television) and enough limited assimilation of
migrants from Asia and Latin America, many states declared English language official at local level.
Nevertheless, a number of languages (Spanish, French and Hawaiian) are recognized by official in a
number of states and territories. Also, a significant amount of immigrants (basically the XX-XXI-st
centuries) continue to keep languages and even to expand their influence in enclaves, ethnic
quarters, on television etc.

I Would like to present USA to you.