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Facts and figures of Hawaii

Louise B. Armstrong

Facts and figures of Hawaii

including a glossary of Hawaiian names and words

by Louise B. Armstrong

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by H. M. Snyder in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hawaii -- Guidebooks

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Louise B. Armstrong.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU622 .A7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination159 p.
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13575735M
    LC Control Number33038427
    OCLC/WorldCa373845

    The Big Island of Hawaii: The youngest of all of the Hawaiian Islands. Just over 1 million years old. Island Size: 4, square miles (and still growing). = 63% of the total land of the Hawaiian Islands. All the other Hawaiian Islands could fit into the Big Islands more than two times over. Miles of coastline: miles. The book is beastly long-- pages-- but is actually a collection of four separate stories that stretch from the geological formation of Hawaii up through the attainment of statehood in 1 Several articles I read referred to James Michener as a careful historian of Hawaii and since this book is considered one of his best, I borrowed it from /5.

    How do taxes in your state compare nationally? Facts and Figures, a resource we’ve provided to U.S. taxpayers and legislators since , serves as a one-stop state tax data resource that compares all 50 states on over 40 measures of tax rates, collections, burdens, and more. For visualizations and further analysis of this data, explore our weekly state tax maps or join our weekly tax. Facts & Figures, Thoughts & Notions, and Cause & Effect comprise a recent reading skills series from Heinle & Heinle. Facts & Figures consists of 35 readings organized into 7 theme-based units. Thoughts & Notions and Cause & Effect each contain 25 readings in 5 theme-based units. All books have an accompanying teacher’s edition.

    In , we introduced our first edition of Facts & Figures. “There is need for concise and accurate data,” we wrote. “Facts give a broader perspective; facts dissipate predilections and prejudices [and] this collection of data is an important step to meet the challenge presented by the File Size: KB.   To bring you back to a time when all you needed was a Hawaiian shirt and a Detroit Tigers cap to be a star, here are 12 facts about Magnum, P.I., which aired its final episode 30 years ago. 1.


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Hawaii Facts & Figures State of Hawaii Data Book Quarterly Statistical & Economic Report Monthly Economic Indicators Monthly Energy Trends County Economic Trends in Hawaii Daily Passenger Counts Weekly Unemployment Updates Federal Activities in Hawaii Historical Statistics of Hawaii ( MB) Statistical Abstract of the United States Other Web Sites with Statistics.

State & County Facts and Figures – Browsable State & County Facts and Figures – Print format Photographs – State Symbols Images of Hawaii. HAWAII, THE ALOHA STATE Discovered by Polynesians between the 3rd and 7th centuries A.D. and later by British Captain James Facts and figures of Hawaii book in Hawaii became the 50th state on Aug Honolulu, the State Capital is located on the Island of Oahu.

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Genre/Form: Guidebooks: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Armstrong, Louise B. Facts and figures of Hawaii. New York, H.M. Snyder [©] (OCoLC)   The following electronic book is available from our electronic book collections.

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Soaring forms and breathtaking space call to mind tropical palm trees and Polynesian sailing canoes. This book is packed with trivia facts about Hawaii.

Some of the facts in this book are surprising, while others are sad or creepy. The one thing they have in common is that all of them are interesting.

Whether you’re just learning about Hawaii or you already think you’re an expert on the state, you’ll learn something you didn’t know in /5(39). To find basic information about almost any topic you may consult an encyclopedia.

Our library provides online access to some encyclopedias. Click on the "Research Databases" button on our library's homepage to find online encyclopedias by scrolling down our "Complete list of library databases" drop down menu.

Some of the online reference resources you may consult include:Author: Wayde Oshiro. The Great Book of Hawaii: The Crazy History of Hawaii with Amazing Random Facts & Trivia (A Trivia Nerds Guide to the History of the United States) [O'Neill, Bill] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Great Book of Hawaii: The Crazy History of Hawaii with Amazing Random Facts & Trivia (A Trivia Nerds Guide to the History of the United States)/5(48).

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There are no snakes in Hawaii. Hawaii’s population center is the most isolated on Earth—more than 2, miles from the United States, 3, miles from Japan, 4, miles from China and 5, miles from the Philippines. Hawaii was the 50 th state in the USA; it became a state on Aug It consists of a long chain of islands in the Pacific Ocean.

State Abbreviation - HI State Capital - Honolulu Largest City - Honolulu Area - 10, square miles [Hawaii is the 43rd biggest state in the USA] Population - 1, (as of ) [Hawaii is the 40th most populous state in the USA].

Facts & Figures draws on classic arts education research such as Champions of Change, as well as new reports like Arts Education in America: What the Declines Mean for Arts ted in an comprehensive format, this e-book highlights key data points every arts education advocate needs.

Hawaii Energy Facts & Figures, November Edition: HSEO: Energy data: Hawaii Energy Facts & Figures, May Edition: HSEO: Energy data: Hawaii Greenhouse Gas Program Update: HSEO: Greenhouse Gas: State of Hawaii Energy Resources Coordinator’s Annual Report HSEO: Annual report: Hawaii History Firsts & State Facts.

- The Hawaiian Islands were originally settled by Polynesian immigrants more than years ago but remained unknown to Europeans until Captain James Cook landed there in When Captain Cook, he was greeted as the god Lono because he had arrived during a sacred festival.

13 equal horizontal stripes of red (top and bottom) alternating with white; there is a blue rectangle in the upper hoist-side corner bearing 50 small, white, five-pointed stars arranged in nine offset horizontal rows of six stars (top and bottom) alternating with rows of five stars; the 50 stars represent the 50 states, the 13 stripes represent the 13 original colonies; blue stands for loyalty.

Hawaii is the 50th and most recent U.S. state to join the United States, having joined the Union on Aug It is the only U.S. state located in Oceania and the only one made up entirely of islands.

Click for more kids facts and information or download the worksheet collection. 1, years ago: Polynesians arrive in Hawaii after navigating the ocean using only the stars to guide them.

Captain James Cook lands at Waimea Bay on the island of Kauai, becoming the first European to make contact with the Hawaiian names the archipelago the “Sandwich Islands” after the Earl of Sandwich. A year later, Cook is killed at Kealakekua Bay on the island of.

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[T Campbell-Copeland; Maria Soltera; Maurice Magnus].The figures represented a rise of % from the Census numbers. Hawaii Population Growth. Hawaii has a healthy gap between birth and death rates and, when figures in this respect were released inthey showed a net gain of 48, new Hawaiians in the five years from energy, geothermal energy), the transition from gasoline fueled vehicles to electric vehicles supports Hawaii’s energy independence goals.

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