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Missouri, the name comes from the Indian language, its meaning is of the big
The state is Jefferson City, is located in the central part of the state, across
the Missouri River, population more than 30 thousand. Louis Saint is the largest
city in the state, population 630 thousand, as the United States tenth
metropolitan. KansasCity of the state's western border, population 500 thousand.
East President Truman's former residence. Its place is called Independence.
The state's more than and 70 colleges and universities. One of the most famous
is the University of Missouri. There are four campuses. (A) at the campus of
Columbia, which was founded in 1839 and has twenty thousand students. (B) in
Rolla, Laura, founded in 1870, has five thousand students. (C) in the campus of
Louis, set up in 1963, about ten thousand of the students. (D) in the Kansas
City, also set in 1963, about nine thousand students.
The Missouri River is one of the major rivers in the United States, the
Mississippi River is the longest tributary, originated in Montana near
Yellowstone Park in the eastern slopes of the Rocky Mountains, flows through the
semi drought in the Great Plains, to St. Louis, Missouri, to the north of the
merged in the Mississippi River, about four thousand kilometers, drainage area
of about 140 million square kilometers.
The St. Louis gateway arch, also known as the west door of the. It is designed
by the famous designer ILO - Salien to honor America's "westward movement", is a
symbol of the westward movement. Saint Louis arch body of stainless steel, a
circular arc, height and span are exactly 630 feet (about 190 meters).
Nelson Atkins Museum of Art (Nelson-Atkins Museum of art in) is one of the most
famous art museum, located in Missouri, Kansas City. The museum started in 1930
and 1933 for the first time opening. Because at that time is in a period of
economic depression, the global art market emerged a large number of low-priced
dumping precious works of art, and the acquisition of rarely, the museum so in a
very short time acquired a large number of works of art, laid the status in the
1, Emerson Electric Corp (Emerson), 2011 "fortune" the United States 500
companies 120th, the production and sale of electrical appliances, electronics
and electrical products.
2, (Monsanto), in 2011, "fortune" the United States 500 companies 224th, is an
agricultural Biotech Corp, the main production of glyphosate herbicide. The
company is also genetically modified (GE) seed production.
3, an off homes - Bush beverage company (Anheuser Busch), headquartered in St.
Louis, and its has the world's largest brewing company, the second largest
aluminium beer tank factory. Its products are mainly Budweiser (Budweiser),
Busch (holding), Michelob (Mi Shilong).
There are twenty-six state parks in the state of Mississippi, which can be
engaged in all kinds of outdoor activities. De Soto, Bean Weil, Delta, Quan, and
and the homochitto and National Forest Park, are set to camping and hiking
facilities. The state is worth a go place include: located near the city of
green wood Buddha Luo river Wude farmland, Massachusetts fortress on the boat to
the island, located in Pascagoula the old Spanish Fort, Biloxi lighthouse,
located in Oxford University of Mississippi blues music information center,
located near the flora stone forest, located in Vicksburg Vicksburg National
Military Park, and also located in Vicksburg waterway transportation experiment
center. Originally inhabited by Indians, mainly distributed in the Yazoo river
basin. The most famous is the capital city of Jackson, Jackson city is called
the soul of the city, a strong religious atmosphere. Residents are very
friendly. The city has many museums, art galleries, parks, and music lovers of
the holy land, can hear all kinds of full of exotic Southern music, such as
blues, jazz and soul music. The best time to travel seasons suggest playing days