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The United States of America, commonly known as the United States or America, is a country located primarily in North America, consisting of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles, it is the world's third- or fourth-largest country by total area. With a population of over 328 million, it is the third most populous country in the world. The national capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New Yo
The first known use of the name "America" dates back to 1507, when it appeared on a world map created by the German cartographer Martin Waldseemüller. On this map, the name applied to South America in honor of the Italian explorer Amerigo Vespucci, who was the first to postulate that the West Indies did not represent Asia's eastern limit, but part of a previously unknown landmass. In 1538, the Flemish cartographer Gerardus Mercator used the name "America" on his own world map, applying it ...
It has been generally accepted that the first inhabitants of North America migrated from Siberia by way of the Bering land bridge and arrived at least 12,000 years ago; however, some evidence suggests an even earlier date of arrival. The Clovis culture, which appeared around 11,0
The first Europeans to arrive in the continental United States were Spanish conquistadors such as Juan Ponce de León, who made his first visit to Florida in 1513. Even earlier, Christopher Columbus had landed in Puerto Rico on his 1493 voyage, and San Juan was settled by ...
The American Revolutionary War fought by the Thirteen Colonies against the British Empire was the first successful war of independence against a European power. Americans had developed an ideology of "republicanism", asserting that government rested on the will of the people as e
The 48 contiguous states and the District of Columbia occupy a combined area of 3,119,885 square miles. Of this area, 2,959,064 square miles is contiguous land, composing 83.65% of total U.S. land area. Hawaii, occupying an archipelago in the central Pacific, southwest of North America, is 10,931 square miles in area. The populated territories of Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, and U.S. Virgin Islands together cover 9,185 square miles. Measured by only land area, the
English is the de facto national language of the United States. Although there is no official language at the federal level, some laws—such as U.S. naturalization requirements—standardize English, and most states have declared English as the official language. Three ...
Religion in the United States Protestantism Catholicism Mormonism Unaffiliated Judaism Islam Buddhism Hinduism Other religions Unanswered The First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution guarantees the free exercise of religion and forbids Congress from passing laws respecting its es
The United States had a life expectancy of 78.6 years at birth in 2017, which was the third year of declines in life expectancy following decades of continuous increase. The recent decline, primarily among the age group 25 to 64, is largely due to record highs in the drug overdos
The United States is a federal republic of 50 states, a federal district, five territories and several uninhabited island possessions. It is the world's oldest surviving federation. It is a federal republic and a representative democracy "in which majority rule is tempered by minority rights protected by law." The U.S. ranked 25th on the Democracy Index in 2018. On Transparency International's 2019 Corruption Perceptions Index, its public sector position deteriorated from a score of 76 in 2015 t
A população dos Estados Unidos foi estimada pelo United States Census Bureau em novembro de 2010 em 310 730 000 habitantes,  incluindo 11,2 milhões de imigrantes ilegais.  Os Estados Unidos são a terceira nação mais populosa do mundo, a seguir à China e a Índia , e são o único país industrializado em que há perspetivas de ...
The COVID-19 pandemic in the United States is part of the worldwide pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).As of December 2020, there were more than 13,700,000 confirmed cases and 270,000 COVID-19-related deaths in the U.S., representing nearly one-fifth of the world's known COVID-19 cases and deaths, and the most cases and deaths of any country.
Os estados dos Estados Unidos são as cinquenta unidades desse país federal da América do Norte.Compõem aquele país e partilham a soberania com o seu governo federal.Devido a esta soberania dividida, cada cidadão dos Estados Unidos é cidadão tanto da entidade federal quanto do seu estado de domicílio.
A eleição presidencial nos Estados Unidos em 2020 foi realizada em 3 de novembro, uma terça-feira. Foi a 59.ª eleição presidencial do país.Os eleitores escolheram os integrantes do Colégio eleitoral, que se reunirão em 14 de dezembro para eleger oficialmente o presidente e o vice-presidente.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The economy of the United States is that of a highly developed country with a mixed economy. It is the world's largest economy by nominal GDP and net wealth and the second-largest by purchasing power parity (PPP).
Estados Unidos [nota 2] (en inglés, United States, cuya abreviatura en inglés es US y en español es EE. UU.), [nota 3] oficialmente los Estados Unidos de América (United States of America, cuya sigla oficial en inglés es USA y su contraparte en español es EUA),  es un país soberano constituido en una república federal constitucional compuesta por cincuenta estados y un distrito ...
Amerikas förenta stater (engelska: United States of America), eller i förkortad form Förenta staterna (engelska: United States),  på svenska vanligen kallat för USA eller Amerika , är en federal republik   som består av 50 delstater, ett federalt distrikt och ett flertal olika självstyrande områden.