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United States (U.S)

1. The United States of America is a federal republic consisting of – 50 states, one federal district (Washington, D.C.), and one incorporated territory (Palmyra Atoll).

2. The United States is the – worlds fourth-largest country by total area and third most populous.

3. Which is the largest US state – Alaska

4. Of which US state is Albany the state capital – New York

5. Which US state has the longest land border with Mexico – Texas

6. In which US state is the majority of the Yellowstone National Park – Wyoming

7. In which US state is the Palomar Observatory, site of the Hale Telescope – California

8. Which is the smallest US state – Rhode Island

9. In which US state was Elvis Presley born in January 1935 – Mississippi

10. How many US states are prefixed by the word new – Four (New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico and New York)

11. In which US state would you find the Painted Desert – Arizona

12. What is the most easterly of the US states – Maine

13. The national bird of the United States – Bald Eagle

14. The Statue of Liberty in New York City is a symbol of both the – U.S. and the ideals of freedom, democracy, and opportunity.

15. The White House is – home of the U.S. President

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