PC USA (PC, 3 1/2" Disk and 5 1/4" Disk) Broderbund Software - 1990 USA, Canada Release

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Packaging cover PC USA.
Product ID 47956-81115
Product UPC 047956811151
Platform(s) PC
Media 3 1/2" Disk and 5 1/4" Disk
Copyright date 1990
Publisher(s) Broderbund Software
Category(s) Education, Geography, USA Geography
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Computerized atlas of the United States.
America at your fingertips!

Best geography software.

  • Technology & learning software award winner.
  • Media & Methods Awards Excellence in education.

America. From screen to shining screen.

PC USA is more than a clever computerized atlas. It's an eye opening way to explore our country.

It lets you turn amber waves of grain in to easily accessible information about American agriculture on a state-by-state basis. Or transform purple mountain's majesty into dazzling maps displaying lakes, rivers, mountains, forests and more.

From sea to shining sea, it shows you where Americans are being born, where we're moving, where we're growing old.

With PC USA instantly compare states in over 500 categories, from births to butter production, paychecks to population!

For the student, PC USA is a powerful research tool that reveals the natural resources, industrial and agricultural output, even the political leaders of all 50 states. So homework drudgery becomes an exciting voyage of discovery!

For the business executive, PC USA can help keep track of important economic trends, locate states with lower taxes, even show the number of high school graduates in each state.

For the traveler, PC USA provides such useful information as climate conditions I major cities, important tourist attractions, time zones, travel distances and much, much more.

Maps and charts can be easily exported for reports, newsletters, presentations, etc.

Lists major tourist attractions.

Quickly turns dry data into colorful charts.

For each state, Washington, D.C. and Puerto Rico, you get all this information and more.


  • Population.
  • Urbanization.
  • Age distribution.
  • Net migration.
  • Households.

Living conditions:

  • Taxes.
  • National parks acreage.
  • Median housing cost.
  • Religions.
  • Environment.
  • Persons below poverty level.


  • Gross state product.
  • Average annual pay.
  • Unemployment.
  • Lottery revenue.
  • Major industries.


  • Average teacher salaries.
  • Pupil/teacher ratios.
  • Elementary schools.
  • High school enrollment.
  • High school graduates.

No matter what your area of interest, PC USA captures the rich panorama of life in America and puts it right at your fingertips!

Details birth rates and other demographic information.

System Requirements

Required CPU XT 8088/8086
Required RAM 640K
Supports Mouse Yes
Supported Video CGA
Tandy 16 Color
Hercules Monochrome

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Retail Box cover PC USA. Retail Box back PC USA.



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