much do you know about Hawaii? Answer the questions and then check
your answers by reading the text below.
is the 50th state of the America. It is the only Island state
and is 3,800 kilometres from the mainland and further south than
any other state. It comprises 132 islands in the North Pacific
population is only 2 million. 12 percent of the population is
native Hawaiian. Other significant groups are Pacifc Islanders
official language is English. Hawaiian Pidgin is quite common.
It is a mix of native Hawaiian and other languages. 90 percent
of people live in cities. Most live in the capital, Honolulu.The
biggest industry is tourism.
is famous for its beauty and pleasant climate. It has deep blue
seas, brilliantly coloured flowers and wonderful palm trees. It
is renowned for its magnificent waterfalls and it has several
Hawaiian hula dance is known around the world. The Ukelele is
an Hawaiian instrument. It was adapted from a small guitar which
was introduced by Portuguese workers in the 1800s.