Indiana entered state hood on December 11, 1816 when then; President James Madison signed a congressional resolution admitting Indiana to the Union. In 1825 Indianapolis became the State capitol of Indiana. Indianapolis is the largest city in Indiana and sits in the geographical center of the state.
Indianapolis today is a modern city that is rapidly expanding with its manufacturing base; however the state is dependent on farming as a staple industry. Indianapolis is rich with high quality universities including Butler University, a joint campus of IUPUI. (Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis) and Brown Mackie College.
Indianapolis is home to one of the biggest spectator events in the world commonly known as the “biggest spectacle in Racing” The Indianapolis Motor Speedway which hosts the Indianapolis 500 every Memorial Day weekend. The event draws an estimated 500,000 people each year during the month of May to the time trials and the race event.
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