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A state with a large population from many countries. California is the most populous state in the country, located on the west side of the United States. According to the 2004 census; California, with a population of 36 million people, followed by Texas with 21 million people, New York with 19 million people and Florida with 16 million people. It has a role in important events in US history. Upon the discovery of the gold deposits in 1849, the population was below ten thousand and became the largest economic center of the Americas.

According to the unalterable constitutional law in California; 40% of state revenues are spent on education. Although education spending for most countries is a waste of money, these expenditures have made California the fastest growing economy and state in the world history. A very rich state in terms of mining. It is separated by a deep valley between the Coastal Range and the Nevada Range in the east. The highest point of the Coastal Range is Nount Linn (2,623 m), the highest point of the Nevada Mountains is Mount Whitney (4,418 m). The two large mountain ranges unite in the north on the Mount Shasta (4.317). From the north, Sacramento and the south descend. Joaquin rivers form the Great Valley between the mountain ranges. Both rivers are poured into the ocean at San Francisco Bay in the east of San Francisco.

Silicon Valley is the name of the valley of San Jose, part of the San Francisco valley in Northern California. It is located in the valley the main center of major companies dealing with high technology in the world. These include: Intel, Cisco, Google, HP, Maxtor, Softway Solutions, Apple, Microsoft, Oracle, Nvidia, AMD, Facebook, Twitter, Mozilla, Yahoo! companies. These companies are creating a huge economic force. The artists or those who have a soul of art write what they love and sometimes make a song. California will be loved in the name of the songs were written to the people. Here are some of them;

The Eagles - Hotel California
The Mamas & The Papas - California Dreamin
Sia - California Dreamin
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Californication
Beach Boys - Surfin Usa

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