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How did the United States become the United States?

In the 1500's and 1600's the original 10 colonies of the USA began  as French colonies. While there was other land in North America  outside of the colonies, some was under (MORE)

How did United States become the United States?

Christopher Columbus found a new route to "Asia." Once Europe found out this was actually a whole "New World," other countries sent explorers out to claim land for their own c (MORE)

What is the oldest state in the United States?

Florida has the oldest settlement in the United States with St.  Augustine. The Spaniards settled here in 1565.     Virginia was the first of the original thirteen (MORE)

What is the northernmost state of United States?

Alaska is the northern-most State of the entire nation of The  United States of America.   However, Minnesota is the northernmost contiguous state in The  United States (MORE)