No one really knows! But over the years many stories have been told about the origins of the word hoosier. Inside, you'll find: Which industries drive Indiana's economy; A timeline, photos-and what people do for fun in Indiana; Surprising TRUE facts that will shock and amaze you!
Table of Contents
Map: This Is Indiana! 6
1 Land and Wildlife: What is the terrain of Indiana like and what kinds of wildlife live there? 9
2 Government: What are the different parts of Indiana's government? 17
The Big Truth!
What Represents Indiana?: Which designs, objects, plants, and animals symbolize Indiana? 22
3 History: How did Indiana become the state it is today? 25
4 Culture: What do the people of Indiana do for work and fun? 35
Famous People 42
Did You Know That 44
Important Words 47
About the Author 48