Asked in US Constitution
How many islands does the United States govern?
about 2300. I don't know where you get 2300 but according to the U.S. Geological Survey there are 18,617 named islands that are part of the United States and its territories! That is not counting the many Many MANY un-named islands of witch no one knows the exact number. ...
Which islands are one of the fifty states of the us?
The Hawaiian islands compose of Hawaii, one of the fifty states.
Asked in United States of America
What countries does the United States own?
The territories of the United States would include the Midway Islands, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, the Virgin Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, the Marshall Islands, the Northern Mariana Islands, Palua, and Guam. ...
Asked in History of the United States
How many states are in the American states?
The United States of America consists of 50 states, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Territory of Guam, the Territory of American Samoa, the Territory of the United States Virgin Islands, and several smaller island holdings ...
Are the Virgin Islands a country?
No the Virgin islands are not countries. They are territories. There are two Virgin Islands. The first if the British Virgin Islands - Which is a territory of the United Kingdom and then there is the US Virgin Islands which are a territory of the United States. No.. a territory of the United States ...
Asked in US Virgin Islands
How many islands are in the U.S. Virgin Islands?
There are 62 Virgin Islands under the U.S. flag. The proper name of the islands is Virgin Islands. The phrase "U.S. Virgin Islands" is a nickname used so that visitors understand that we are part of the United States of America and do not confuse us with the British Virgin Islands. ...
Asked in Hemispheres
What hemisphere is the aleutian islands located in?
The Aleutian Islands are part of Alaska in the United States. Because all of the United States are in the Northern hemisphere, the Aleutian Islands occur in the Northern hemisphere. ...