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North Carolina Lesson, Page 3

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Pine Tree - State Tree of North Carolina

Pine Tree

  • The state tree of North Carolina is the pine tree.


  • Pine trees have long thin needles that stay green all year long.
  • The wood from pine trees is used to make furniture.

 

Cardinal - State Bird of North Carolina

Cardinal

  • The state bird of North Carolina is the cardinal.


  • Male cardinals are bright red. Females cardinals are less colorful.


 

Tobacco Field in North Carolina

Tobacco Field

  • Tobacco is growing in this field.


  • Tobacco is used to make cigarettes and cigars.


  • Tobacco is an important crop to the economy of North Carolina, but smoking is bad for your health and it causes cancer.

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