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Midwest US. Sarah, HyeSung , Austin. Overview. Geographical. The Great Plain The Great Lakes Mississippi River Forests. Population (2010). Green- >10 million Blue- 5~10 million, Orange- 1~5 million, Pink- <Million. Percentage Increase of the Population.

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Midwest us

Midwest US

Sarah,

HyeSung,

Austin


Overview

Overview


Geographical

Geographical

  • The Great Plain

  • The Great Lakes

  • Mississippi River

  • Forests


Population 2010

Population (2010)

Green- >10 million Blue- 5~10 million, Orange- 1~5 million, Pink- <Million


Midwest us

Percentage Increase of the Population

Pink- Above 5%, Blue- 0~5%, Black- Negative


Ethnicity makeup 2010

Ethnicity Makeup (2010)


Major city chicago

Major City - Chicago


Foreign born people

Foreign born people


Midwest us

Foreign Born Population Comparison 2005-2009


Tourist attractions

Tourist Attractions

Milwaukee Art Museum- Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Mount Rushmore- Keystone, South Dakota

Gateway Arch- St. Louis, Missouri


Minnesotan accent

Minnesotan Accent

  • Elongated Vowels

  • Nasal

  • Brittle

  • Dipthongs on some words

  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AWIGVqI9tW8


The land of 10 000 lakes

The Land of 10,000 lakes

Minnesota is called The Land of 10,000 Lakes but actually there are around 11,842 lakes that are wider than 40,000 m².


Music

music

  • Detroit- Mow Town and Techno

  • Chicago- House Music and Blues

  • Cleveland- Rock and roll

  • Ohio- Country and rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bbmL5GtcW-Q


Midwest us

Food

  • Influences from Northern and Eastern Europe

  • Seasonal based

  • Large amount of farmland

  • Fresh foods eaten during the summer

  • Wisconsin, the cheese state

  • North Dakota mostly Norwegian, German, and Russian food

  • Sugar Cream Pie and frog legs are traditional dishes in Indiana


Current event

Current Event

  • Climate

    • Tornado

    • Overheat

    • Rainstorms

    • Late Aug ~ Sep, throughout all the Midwest region


Citation

Citation

  • Photos

  • http://greatplains.purchasingsoftware101.com/qa-over-the-great-plains-and-midwest-pacific-air-is-relatively-mild-and-dry.html

  • http://www.michiganslakes.com/lakemichigan.htmlMississippi-http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:FEMA_-_36449_-_Aerial_of_flooding_in_Missouri.jpg

  • http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/19/midwest-flood-victims-fed_n_108176.html

  • http://marvel.wikia.com/Mount_Rushmore

  • http://www.toursdart.com/CompletedTours.htm

  • http://www.destination360.com/north-america/us/missouri/the-gateway-arch

  • http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/8/8c/Katz%27s_Deli_-_Lunch.jpg

  • httpwww.slowtrav.comblogpalmajello.jpg

  • http://cdn3.staztic.com/screenshots/chicago-jazz-festival-2010-10-1.jpg

  • http://blog.naver.com/PostView.nhn?blogId=minihifi&logNo=120116690511&redirect=Dlog&widgetTypeCall=true

  • Soundwave

  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AWIGVqI9tW8

  • Information

  • http://www.nowpublic.com/weather/freak-winter-tornadoes-strike-midwest-us-jan-2008

  • http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,978872,00.html

  • http://thelede.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/08/19/a-year-full-of-weather-disasters-and-an-economic-toll-to-match/?scp=1&sq=midwest%20us%20weather&st=cse

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_lakes_in_Minnesota

  • http://www.foodbycountry.com/Spain-to-Zimbabwe-Cumulative-Index/United-States-Midwest-Region.html

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Midwestern_United_States

  • http://www.lifeintheusa.com/food/midwest.htm

  • http://www.positivelycleveland.com/rock/rock-history/


The end thank you

The EndThank you!


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