Georgia

Georgia - favourite state in US

The state in the southeastern United States, the largest east of the Mississippi. The name of the state was given in honor of King George II of Great Britain.

Boundaries: north of Tennessee, east with South Carolina and Atlantic, south with Florida, west with Alabama. The northern part of Georgia lies in the Appalachian Mountains. To the south, the Piedmont plateau spreads into the undulating riparian plain.

Originally, the area was inhabited by the Czirokezi and Indians Creek.

Georgia was one of the thirteen colonies that revolted against British rule in 1775, which initiated the American Revolution.

Nowadays - in 2017 the governor of Georgia is Nathan Deal.

Atlanta is the biggest city in Georgia.