Indiana entered the
United States as the 19th state on December 11th, 1816. Tourists spend $3.8 billion in
Indiana every year. The southern shore of Lake Michigan serves as a tourist magnet.
Another tourist attraction is the Indianapolis
500, the 500 mile automobile race. Indiana has 20 state parks. The capital of Indiana
Need an idea for a school project? Here are some ideas from Challenge magazine, issue 78, you can use to show what you have learned about Indiana
Visit Indiana's kids page for more facts.
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