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Want to known almost anything about the United States? This great country has something for everyone. Do you like nature? Try seeing the Old Faithful or hiking in the Sierra Nevada. Like amusement parks? Try visiting Cedar Point or Disney World. Like historic locations that shaped America? Try the Alamo or the Liberty Bell. Like to see some manmade wonders? Try the Golden Gate Bridge or the St. Louis Arch. Like Sports? Try the Dallas Cowboy Stadium or Madison Square Garden. What more can you ask from a country like the USA?

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Football [soccer] was one of the first sports played in the USA. However americans wanted to show their independance from britain and so decided not to play any popular british sports. Baseball (Rounders) maybe british but it was designed as a childrens sport and not to be played by adults and thus …
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Reno is farther west San Diego is on the Pacific coast. You would think the Pacific ocean is as far west as you can go. However, Reno is farther west than San Diego. California's southern half bends eastward underneath Nevada. In the same vein, Minnesota is farther north than Maine.
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No, it will be taken at the airport. there are very strict regulations regarding raw materials, as it is so easy to transfer pests and diseases overseas in this way. The wool would need to be completely processed.
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Puerto Rico has a team because it is a political entity which has its own National Olympic Committee. Even though it is not an independent country, and for most purposes it is equivalent to the 50 states and the District of Columbia, it is distinct enough politically and culturally to be able to hav…
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He can marry the US citizen but he won't gain citizenship through her n he will still b deported.
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The United States of America was never truly "founded" as much as it was declared independent from the Kingdom of Great Britain on July 4, 1776. This date marks the signing of the Declaration of Independence written by Thomas Jefferson. This colonies were governed under the Articles of Confederati…
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In all honesty, the United States is not more of a classical republic than a Lockean Society. Classical republics rely on the civic virtue of their citizens and operate in the context of small uniform communities. Lockean societies give more rights to the individual... Think about it in terms of t…
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I think Pearl Harbour made the USA fight back, because till then the American Home Front had been left,wasn't bombed or anything   What made the United States fight back ? there is one clear answer to that question - the Spirit of the American People.If History shows anything about America …
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Philadelphia, then the capital of Pennsylvania, was the seat of the US federal government during the Revolutionary War and under the Articles of Confederation.(New York City was once the US capital as well, but it was not the capital of New York State.)
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At the time of many of the Communist inspired rebellions and efforts at independence the U.S. was engaged with the Soviet Union (the original Communist State) in what is known as the Cold War. The Cold War was a very farcical, petty, and senseless war based on mutual fear. The Soviet Union was the …
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Most of the early settlers came from England (hence New England) and simply named their new settlements after their place of origin; (New) York, (New) Jersey, (New) Hampshire, Plymouth, London, Portland, Portsmouth, Dunkirk, Burlington, Manchester, Birmingham, Cambridge, Salisbury, Camden, Dover, Ba…
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Many different things ranging from kings and queens to the people who first settled there These were named after native ("Indian") tribes: Alaska Arkansas Colorado Connecticut Delaware Iowa Idaho Illinois Kansas Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Missouri Mississippi Montana North Dakota Nebraska …
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Well, it doesn't appear to be a violation of the Mann Act of 1910. http://www.usdoj.gov/usao/eousa/foia_reading_room/usam/title9/crm02027.htm...transporting any individual, ...for the purpose of prostitution or sexual activity ...transportation of minors under the age of 18 years ... provides for an…
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I believe, due to my own similar experience, that the most common probelem would have been finding suitable housing for the family. Any time that you have a large buildup of soldiers in a area, land lords would immediately start raising rent. Patriotism is one thing to Americans, but American landlo…
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None, only diplomats have limited immunity from prosecution in the USA. This is referred to as diplomatic immunity rather than sovereign immunity.Sovereign immunity in a feature of Common Law in which the sovereign or the state is immune from civil or criminal prosecution. The answer to your questio…
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There were 24 states which remained loyal to the Union during the war: California, Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, and Wisconsin. The Union counted Virgi…
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My research comes up with the year 1832. Augusta was officially made the capital in 1827, but the legislature did not sit there until 1832.
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Answer Inititally to assist its ally, France, in their struggle to maintain their colonial holdings in Vietnam. Subsequently, to honor treaty obligations with the Republic of Vietnam (South Vietnam). Involvement was thought to be necessary to prevent communism from taking control completel…
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One view: YES. We didn't think it could happen so we let one little Bantam hen keep an egg because she wanted to lay on it. Then all of a sudden I am checking for more eggs and BOOM! We had a baby chick. We were shocked. We have two Rhode Island Reds and an Egyptian-looking chicken. We are pretty…
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Yes these have great value because of the STRICT no trade policy with CubaYou should check on eBay for their value.
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North American continent, United States of America.There's always been some disagreement as to the exact location of the dividing lines. It's generally accepted that the East-West line divides Maryland, Pennsylvania and part of West Virginia, and the North-South line divides Maryland and Delaware.O…
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The first capital of the US was Philadelphia, Pennsylvania under the First Continental Congress from September 5, 1774 to October 24, 1774. When the US Constitution was ratified, the first capital was New York City (1789).
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You could sue, but you'd lose. The city isn't responsible for the acts of Federal officers.
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America is awesome. The USA is more awesome! America I suppose is relating more to the continent (North America/South America). The USA is part of North America, but people just call the USA 'America' for short. So if someone says they're going to America, or that they live in America, they're proba…
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Well, assuming the president is still alive he/she would make a public address, blame it on Al Queda, and proceed to attack a small country with oil and/or other valuable resources for dubious reasons while hailing themselves as heroes. Any first world nation who disagrees with this will be insulted…
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Answer Your question is tricky and could be complicated from a legal stand point now from my understanding there is no legal age; it is solely up to the parents and the child. Question is "does the parent you want to live with want you?" If so and the other parent is not willing to let you go the…
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Most major cities were founded 100's if not 1000's of years ago. In those times major rivers were vital for transport, trade, and defence. Rivers like the Thames gave the Romans a sheltered inland port at Londinium with quick access to the open sea. Until the birth of the railway boats were the onl…
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There are several coins that can arguably be called the rarest : 1913 Liberty Head nickel -- 5 known 1894-S Barber Dime -- 22 known 1853-O Seated Liberty Half (No Arrows / No Rays) -- 3 known 1866 Seated Liberty Half (No "IN GOD WE TRUST") -- 1 known 1804 Bust Dollar -- 15 known 1851-O Seated L…
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The "49ers" was the nickname given to the gold miners in California. They received that nickname because of the year that gold was discovered at Sutter's mill which began the gold rush. The team was named after the age of the actual 49'ers, citizens of the USA who flocked out West in the years surr…
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As of 2008, the most dangerous city in the United States is New Orleans. However, Detroit has been in the top three most dangerous cities more than anyone other major city in recent years.
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The Country Code for the United States is 1. Dial the appropriate International Access Code (011 in some countries) + 1 + Area Code + Local Number. Direct dialing may not be available from all locations, so you may need to place the call through an operator.
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Merchant and family farms
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New York City 8,391,881Buffalo 270,240Rochester 207,294Yonkers 201,162Syracuse 138,560 Hope that helps. New York City followed by Buffalo. Albany is the capital and ranks sixth in population.
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We have recently discovered an RV park located 15.5 miles north of Deming NM. It has a rustic and clean setting. It does not have the swimming pool and hot tub amenities that some of the town parks have but the scenery and quiet is a welcome relief. The rates are extremely low and there is a rustic …
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NO COMPLETELY SURE ..BUT WITH A WORKERS PERMITT ...I BELEIVE MOST FASTFOOD REST. WILL HIRE...WORK PERMITTS CAN BE OBTAINED THROUGH YOUR SCHOOL..ALSO IF YOU FEEL MOTOVATED...TRY WORKING FOR YOURSELF! LANDSCAPING ONLINE SERVICES...LOTS OF ODDS AND ENDS THAT ARE POSSIBLE TO MAKE A LITTLE GOOD MONEY..IF…
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Texas has 12 Division 1A College Football Schools Texas, Texas A&M, Texas Tech, Texas Christian, Southern Methodist, Houston, Rice, Baylor, North Texas, and the University of Texas at El Paso Add UTSA and Texas State Ohio has 8 Ohio University, Ohio State, Miami University, Toledo, Kent Stat…
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The capital of the United States, is Washington DC, is not located within a state. The "D.C." part of it's name stands for "District of Colombia". A district is an area smaller than a state, but too big to be a city. The flag for Washington D.C. is actually taken from President George Washington's …
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In 2009 there were about 246 million cars!
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Quito in Ecuador is closest to the equator. It is no correct ; the town situated to the equator is Pontianak in Indonesia, West Kalimantan province, Borneo island. And it is not a small town: cca. 600 000 inhabitants.
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It is only 1480 miles by air, but the necessary detours through the Rocky, Black, and/or Sierra Nevada mountains make the driving distance about 1750 miles.
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New York's Natural Resources Fish and other wildlife Lakes and streams Freshwater wetlands Natural ocean bays Granite and other rocks and minerals Forests Soil Timber
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Answer The latest data I can find is from the end of 2003, so the numbers will be slightly higher today. The prevalence of HIV positive individuals is estimated to be between 900,000 and 1 million people in the United States (many do not know they have the disease, so that's why there is only an…
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Nope. Jump through the hoops and get that Fiancee visa. It is easier, and cheaper to get a Fiance visa to enter the US than to get married and apply for a permanent residence as a spouse of a US citizen.  Sorry to disagree with upstairs answer but the answer is - YES! I am assumimg your ALREAD…
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USA, has many sports that play within the country itself, which are national sports. There are NBA, NFL (National Football League), NHL (National Hockey League), Baseball, soccer and AMNRL.USA, is very high spirits in NFL and Baseball. It also depends which state your from.
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Answer As soon as they get a residents Social Security number. Here's a little more detailed answer than the above statement for you: The alien has to file a petition for an EAD or Employment Authorization Document by using USCIS form I-765. Once this document is approved you will get a ma…
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Alaska shares a water border with Russia and a land border with Canada.
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The national capital is the city of Washington, located in the District of Columbia between Maryland and Virginia. The city is most commonly referred to as Washington, DC. It is a federal district that is not part of any state.The capital of the US is Washington, D.C.
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The term "capitol" with an O is a building that houses the government. The US Capitol building is on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, and is the meeting place of the US Congress.The capital, or capital city, with an A, is Washington, a city within the federal District of Columbia, which is most ofte…
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The following US States style themselves as commonwealths: Kentucky Massachusetts Pennsylvania Virginia
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Because you play baseball and American football, at which you are world champions. (May i point out that you are the only ones who play them????, and when you do play someone you lose, but claim your world champions) You like theese more as your better(or you think you are
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Well, i believe people in the United States didn't know that much about Islam.But there are so many Muslims who immigrated to the states so they began to grab people's attention to know more about it..also the 9/11 attacks which were reffered to as a "Muslim terrorists" attack or whatever stirred th…
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Currently, Canadians need a passport or an Enhanced Driver's License or an Enhanced Identity Card to enter the US. Do not attempt to enter the US to work or marry without a visa. Otherwise, to simply visit, you do not need a visa. There are also special situations if you are a minor and traveling in…
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Purpose of the Constitution A constitution is a plan that provides the rules for a government. Thus, the people living under that plan know how the government is organized, the powers and duties of the government, and the rights and responsibilities of the citizens. The Constitution of the Unite…
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Answer It depends entirely on what you like. If you have a lot of money and want to retire somewhere warm, a lot of people go to the Las Vegas area, Florida or Scottsdale Arizona. If you're looking for somewhere inexpensive to live that is also warmer in the winter, there are some communities ar…
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The Hampshire Grants, which eventually became the 14th state, Vermont.
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America will not return to "traditional" values...ever! Everything moves toward chaos not order. America began its slippery slide down the path toward chaos when they decided they no longer wanted GOD in the schools.The Book of the Revelation describes America in detail. And that nation is slated fo…
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Answer For quite sometime the American people did not embrace soccer as much as they loved their football, basketball and baseball. The American fans couldn't get use to "no hands on" in the sport of soccer. Consequently, it was difficult to get the interest of the American people and those …
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Original 13The original 13 States were Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia.New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsy…
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the usa went in the camps; after discovery by Russians.many ss guards were shotthen it was Nuremberg trial.
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Illegal.Currently playing poker on the Internet is not legal nor illegal in the United States. In 1961 Congress implemented the Wire Act (57) as part of a anti-racketeering initiative. This act was implemented before the advent of the internet but did address and make unlawful organizations that tra…
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Yes! You can leave the USA at any point (obviously unless you're in jail), no matter when you were convicted of the felony, or how many felonies you have been convicted of.
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New York.
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Harley Davidson, Victory, and Indian
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Answer Money. If I lived over there and worked all week for $50 bucks I'd want to get the heck out of there too. So I agree. Money! And just a better life in general. Those of you that have cable or satellite put it on the Mexico news channel and take a look at some of the living conditions over…
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Sovereign States that border the Pacific Ocean Canada, USA, Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, New Zealand, Australia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Taiwan, China, Japan and the Russian Federation. Western States of the United St…
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Answer Depending on the route one takes and how long you drive each day, the answer can vary. As a rough estimate, the trip takes 3 to 5 days. Be aware that the below information does not include stops for fuel, food, rest, etc. Nor does it take into account road or weather conditions. From Van…
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I did not and it did not matter but I believe your drivers license must have your current address and that should be updated within much shorter time frame than a year but I looked at it as an extended vacation not a relocation. I also had a job for the year in the new state and rented a place which…
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One of the highest paying jobs is commercial fishing in Alaska- the pay varies by the catch so its impossible to put an exact dollar amount to it, but unlike most jobs, you can set your own schedule throughout the year. You can work 6 weeks or year round so you get to decide how much money you make.…
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It depends. You can ask a judge he will decide. ALSO If your parent gives you consent...yes. ANSWER - Any change of custody requires a court order. This is true regardless of what the parents may arrange. In the end, it protects both parents. Therefore, the parents may reach an agreement, but it…
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 Technically, unless you are eighteen, you cannot fully decide for yourself which parent you will be allowed to live with. However, children (usually aged thirteen and older) have petitioned the courts to have change custody from one parent to another.Be aware that the judge will look at vari…
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The shortest flight duration from Rome (ROM) to London (LON) is 2 hours 35 mins.
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There are 35.5 million people in the U.S who speak Spanish. About 10.4 percent of the population in the United States speaks Spanish.
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North:New HampshireMassachusettsRhode IslandConnecticutMiddle:New YorkPennsylvaniaNew JerseyDelawareSouth:MarylandVirginiaNorth CarolinaSouth CarolinaGeorgiaConnecticut Colony, Deleware Colony, Province of Georgia, Province of Maryland, Province of Massachusets Bay, Province of New Hampshire, Provin…
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National Form of Measurement units
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Samuel L. Jackson.
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Because the Spanish empire had many colonies. They conquered most of Latin America between the 1500s and the 1600s and imposed their language on the natives.There are 19 Countries that Speak Spanish, and an additional 7 more were Spanish is regularly used, at least in some areas. The following 13 c…
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Answer In 2007, the U.S. GDP (Gross Domestic Product) was some 13.794 trillion dollars ($13,794,000,000,000).
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Pennsylvania had the most signatories (8). And the state with the fewest signers? New York, with a mere 1.
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16% and the population of the USA in 2050 by race will be 35% Hispanic, 15% African-American, 10% Asian, 40% Caucasian.
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Because few of the common people had any knowledge of the 1850 law it had the unintended consequence of enriching the wealthy minority instead of providing honest homesteads for the working class. The minor chiefs and bureaucrats were benefited by the commoner's lack of knowledge and took advantage …
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The 13 colonies became states in 1776. Why: that is when the Revolutionary War took place.Also, on Novermber 30 Britain made a treaty to turn the thirteen colonies to turn the colonies into the United States.
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13 original states of the US georgia, south carolina, north carolina, virginia, maryland, delaware, pennsylvania, new jersey, connecticut, new york, new hampshire, massachusetts, Rhode Island
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to bring all nations of the world together to work for peace and development.
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Answer Yes, of course, but you must inform the military of your move. You will be transferred to a reserve unit at your new location. If you are moving more than a certain distance (100 or 120 miles if I remember correctly) from any unit, you MAY be excused from drills or receive an administrati…
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it was poor like your face
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All of the ten highest mountains are in Alaska.(see the related link)
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Answer There are breeding populations that spend the winter along the coast of Texas near Corpus Christi at the Aransas National Wildlife Refuge, Matagorda Island, Isla San Jose, and portions of the Lamar Peninsula. There is also a population of about 50 birds near Kissimmee, Florida. So, to lis…
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Answer Yes. The Uniform Foreign-Country Money Judgment Act has been adopted in most US states.
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The number of incorporated town and cities is over 30,000 but defining the actual cities and towns from their metropolitan areas has a wide margin or error. In 2002, the National League of Cities put the total at 19,429 municipal governments in the US.
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A "state" is technically an independent country. At the time that the colonies were declared states, the idea was that it would be 13 separate countries working together as a large conglomerate type country. The thinking behind this is what led to the civil war 100 years later...remember that the ci…
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New York's economy offered colonist good jobs.Farmers grow wheat, corn, vegetables, and tobacco. Others became miners, lumbermen, sailors, trappers, and merchants. From, Isis
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No, it is not. Consider Florida, Texas, California or Nevada.
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