Let's try another Internet site with state information from Infoplease.com.
It is sponsored by the company that publishes the Information
Please Almanac which has been providing answers to all kinds
of factual questions since 1938—first as a popular radio quiz
show, then starting in 1947 as an annual almanac, and since 1998 on
the Internet at www.infoplease.com. Read through the steps below.
Then click on the Infoplease link
- Go to the Infoplease site and select a state which interests you
by clicking on the state on the map, using the pull-down menu, or
one of the links under "More state info" and find its Admission
to Statehood date, its lowest point and one other interesting
fact about the state you chose.
- Take notes on the answers you find.
- Now, let's go to the
Infoplease site by clicking on its link and follow the steps outlined
above. Then return to this assignment page and answer the following