president project: thomas jefferson
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DESCRIPTIONPresident Project: Thomas Jefferson. Terah Taylor Government – McBay. Fact 1:. Thomas Jefferson was 6 foot 2 inches. Fact 2:. His face is craved into a sculpture at Mount Rushmore. Fact 3:. He was the first US President to shake hands with the people instead of bowing to them. Fact 4:. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
President Project: Thomas Jefferson
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Fact 1:Thomas Jefferson was 6 foot 2 inches.Fact 2:His face is craved into a sculpture at Mount Rushmore.Fact 3:He was the first US President to shake hands with the people instead of bowing to them.Fact 4:Jeffersons had a pet mockingbird called Dick. It used to ride on his shoulders. He trained the bird to take bits of food from between his lips.
Fact 5:Jefferson was mostly a vegetarianFact 6:Peas were Jefferson's favorite food.
Fact 7:He owned slaves but wanted to end slavery because he knew it was wrong.Fact 8:He had 9 siblings.Fact 9:Thomas Jefferson and his friend and sometimes enemy, John Adams , both died on July 4th, 1826. He died a few hours before John Adams
Fact 10:Thomas Jefferson has been on the nickel since 1938.