United States of America (USA) - in a Nutshell

Author: Sue Rogers
Date: 12th January 2016

USA - Snippets of Information

  • There are 50 states in the USA - Alaska and Hawaii are both separated from the main part of the country
  • The USA is the fourth largest country in the world by land area and third by population.
  • The USA has the world's largest economy
  • The most populated city in the USA is New York City, followed by Los Angeles and Chicago.
  • English is the most commonly spoken language in the USA, followed by Spanish.
  • The USA consumes more petroleum than any other country in the world.
  • The current 50-star American flag was designed by a 17-year-old as a school project in 1958. He got a B-.

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