Friday, 11 February 2011


THE NORTHEAST

The northeast of united states of America comprises 2 groups of states:

New England:, Maine, Massachusetts, Hampshire, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont.

Middle Atlantic States: Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, New York

DEMOGRAPHY, INDUSTRIES, CULTURE

New York is the most populated city with 22,232,494 of people. The second city is Boston with 5,827,962 of people and third it is Boston with 4,482,857 of people.

New England has played a dominant role in American history. Until well into the 19th century, New England was the country's cultural and economic center. The earliest European settlers of New England were English Protestants who came in search of religious liberty.

New York and Pennsylvania became centers of heavy industry(iron, glass and steel)

A group of people called the Amish live in Pennsylvania. They have an agricultural economy and also make most of the things that they use. Because of their religious beliefs, they do not use electricity or telephones in their homes, or use cars or tractors. They travel by horse and buggy.

Bliliography:

http://www.terragalleria.com/america/new-york-city/nyc-views-from-top/picture.usny25953.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northeastern_United_States_(U.S._Census_Bureau)

http://www.dembsky.net/regions/northeast.html

http://usa.usembassy.de/travel-regions.htm

FERNÁNDEZ CASAS, ESTHER GROUP AA

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