North Carolina- BQ- Finished.pptx - BrittanyQualls

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Dec 6, 2012 (4 years and 7 months ago)

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State Symbols:




Flower:

dogwood (1941
)


Tree:

pine (1963)


Bird:

cardinal
(1943
)


Mammal:

gray squirrel (1969
)


Insect:

honeybee (1973)


Reptile:

eastern box turtle (1979
)


G
emstone:

emerald (1973
)



Shell:

scotch bonnet (1965)



Historic Boat:

shad boat (1987
)



B
everage:

milk (1987)


Rock:

granite (1979)


Dog:

plott

hound (1989
)



Song:

“The Old North State” (1927
)



Colors:

red and blue (1945)



Fruit:

scuppernong grape (
2001)

2010 resident census population (rank):

9,535,483 (10).
Male:

4,645,492 (48.70%);
Female:

4,889,991
(51.3%).
White:

6,528,950 (68.5%);
Black:

2,048,628 (21.5%);
American Indian:

122,110 (1.3%);
Asian:

208,962 (2.2%);
Other
race:

414,030 (4.3%);
Two or more races:

206,199 (2.2%);
Hispanic/Latino:

800,120 (8.4%).
2010 percent population 18 and
over:

76.1;
65 and over:

12.9;
median age:

37.4
.

Map

of

NC

NORTH CAROLINA'S ECONOMY IS EXPERIENCING
A SHIFT AWAY FROM TOBACCO, FURNITURE AND
TEXTILES TO KNOWLEDGE
-
BASED ENTERPRISES
SUCH AS BIOTECHNOLOGY, PHARMACEUTICALS,
AND LIFE SCIENCES. THE STATE WAS RANKED
THIRD BEST STATE FOR BUSINESS IN 2010 BY
FORBES MAGAZINE. THE MAJOR AGRICULTURAL
PRODUCTS ARE TOBACCO, CORN, COTTON, HAY,
PEANUTS, AND VEGETABLE CROPS. THE STATE IS
THE COUNTRY'S LEADING PRODUCER OF
LITHIUM.





CAPITAL:

RALEIGH

STATE ABBREVIATION
:
N.C.



Wrightsville Beach is the true definition of an easy vacation or getaway.

As
North Carolina's most accessible beach

from Interstate I
-
40, it's easy to get
here and even easier to stay.


A clean, breathtaking stretch of white sand
and sparkling water along the beach and Intracoastal Waterway.


Things to do:

-

Wrightsville Beach Scenic

Tours

-

Wrightsville Beach
Museum of History

-

WB Surf Camp

-

Salt Marsh Kayak
Company

-

Wrightsville Beaches and
Intercostals' Waterways.

-

Water sports activities,
swimming, sunbathing,
beachcombing, fishing,
and surfing.





I will be flying with Delta Airlines. I will
drive to Memphis, TN on October 7
th

to
leave @ 7:30 a.m. and arrive in
Wilmington, NC at @ 2:14 p.m. I have a
layover in Atlanta, GA for 3 hours from 10
a.m. to 1 p.m. This will cost $370.



When we first arrive,
we will be going to
Wal
-
Mart and getting
food for breakfast and
lunch for the week.
We will spend $250
on food!


Day 1:


On the first day, We plan on taking
surfing lessons with Seaward Action
Surf Camp. This will equal up to $150
for two people for two hours. After, we
will eat at Dockside Restaurant and
allow $30 for food.


Day 2:



DAY 5:

I PLAN ON GOING SHOPPING FOR MY LAST DAY
AND SEEING THE TOWN OF WRIGHTSVILLE
BEACH. AFTER, WE WILL BE EATING AT SWEET &
SAVORY CAFÉ. THIS DAY I’M ALLOWING $400.


BUDGET

Flight
-

$375




Day 1
-

$180

Hotel
-
$625




Day 2
-

$150

Rental Car
-

$175



Day 3
-

$110

Wal
-
Mart
-

$250




Day 4
-

$235

Spending Money
-

$300


Day 5
-

$400


Total Amount
: $2,800