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New Jersey • State motto: Liberty and Prosperity • State Flag: Google.com
State Bird • Eastern Goldfinch Google.com
State Flower • State flower: Purple Violet Google.com
Capital: Trenton • Population: 82,883 • Became capital on November 25, 1719 • Capital building has a shiny, gold dome Google.com Google.com
New Jersey Beaches • Runs for hundreds of miles along the Atlantic ocean • Check out : cool Atlantic breezes, sunbathing, swimming, boating, surfing, fishing, and a famous boardwalk in Atlantic City.
Lucy the elephant Look out of the windows in her head, they are her eyes • Lucy is all pink inside • The main room has a TV in it • Taller than a 6 story building • Hurricanes smash against her, but she just keeps standing • She's been there for more than 120 years. Google.com
New Jersey and the Civil War google.com • New Jersey, the third state to be admitted to the Union, is called the crossroads of the American Revolution because it held a key geographical position at the center of the new nation and the armies were in or crossing it throughout the war. • It was heavily involved in the fighting due to the troop movements through the state and its key geographic position between New York City and Philadelphia. New Jersey had more engagements than any other state during the war, closely followed by South Carolina. • New Jersey was a state split by the Civil War.
New Jersey City University • 2039 Kennedy Boulevard, Jersey City, NJ, 07305 • Web address # njcu.edu • Logo: St. Peters college • Language Arts, Math, Social Studies, Science, Music, dance, theater, instrumental classes, media arts, chemistry, psychology. • Size of campus: 26 structures Google.com
Interesting Facts about New Jersey • The first dinosaur skeleton discovered in North America was found in Hadfield, New Jersey • About 1/6 of all drugs manufactured in the U.S come from Jersey • New Jersey is the Nation’s most densely populated state Google.com
New Jersey I enjoyed researching and reading about New Jersey. I learned many new things I did not know. I found a lot of interesting and cool facts about New Jersey. I got some cool information from my friend, who used to live in New Jersey. I would really enjoy taking a trip there to find out even more things. google.com Google.com
Bibliography • Thingstodo.com • New Jersey: By Patricia K. Kummer • New Jersey: By Ann Heinrichs • Collegesinnewjersey.com • Infoplease.com • Google.com