A Higher State of Learning For each of the States in this exercise, answer a series of questions listed below by going to the web site linked to the picture on the bottom left for that state. Use the “back” bottom to return to the exercise. Continue to the next state by clicking on the picture on the bottom right. After you have answered all the questions, there is a surprise exercise at the end of the program. Have fun!
QUESTIONS • ALASKA:Describe what took place during the following time periods: (1) 1867 (2) 1897 through 1900 (3) 1959 • NEW YORK: Find the following information: (1) Capitol of state (2) Population of state (3) Year of statehood • CALIFORNIA: Discover the following: (1) Where and when was gold first discovered (2) State nickname (3) State motto and it’s meaning
CREDITS www.dced.state.ak.us/oed/student_info/learn/chronology.htm www.50states.com/newyork.htm www.ipl.org/div/kidspace/stateknow/ca1.html HOME