Asked in Distances and Travel Times, Alaska, Hawaii
Which is farthest from the Continental United States Hawaii or Alaska?
Hawaii is much further away from the nearest point in the 48 continental US states than is Alaska. ...
Asked in United States of America
What does the continental United States refer to?
The continental United States refers all of the states in the country except Hawaii and Alaska. Hawaii is out in the Pacific Ocean and Alaska is north of much of Canada. In other words, these two states are not connected to the other 48. ...
Asked in Volcanoes
How much of Hawaii does the mauna loa volcano cover?
50.5% of the Island of Hawaii.
Asked in World War 2, Pearl Harbor, US in WW2
Why did the U.S. care so much about Pearl Harbor if Hawaii was not even a U.S. state yet when it got bombed?
Hawaii was annexed by the United States, becoming a territory in 1900. A territory of the United States means it was a defined area, considered to be a possession of the United States. Furthermore, the raid on Pearl Harbor destroyed some of the United States Navy. So, of course the U.S. cared quite a lot. ...
Why is the biggest island in Hawaii call Honolulu?
The biggest island in hawaii is NOT called Honolulu.Honolulu is the State Capitol of Hawaii. The biggest island is called Hawaii, but most people call it the Big Island. Honolulu is the name of a city (and its county) on the island of Oahu. Oahu is much smaller that The Big Island. Somewhat confusingly, the biggest island in the State of Hawaii is officially called The Island of Hawaii. To avoid confusion it is also named The Big Island. This "biggest island"...
How much money does a veterinarian earn in Hawaii?
The national average for a veterinarian in the United States is ~$90,000; a veterinarian in Hawaii is likely to earn slightly more than this due to the increased cost of living in the state. ...
Asked in Philippines
How much dollar the spaniards sale the philippines?
The United States paid Spain $20 million dollars for the Philippines. With its victory and subsequent annexation of the Philippines, Hawaii, Guam, and Puerto Rico, the United States stood poised to enter the 20th century as an imperial power. ...
Asked in Florida, Countries, States, and Cities, Aruba
Is Aruba in Florida?
No, Aruba isn't in Florida. Florida is one of 50 states that make up the United States of America. Aruba is an island in the Caribbean. So it's much closer to the northern coastlines of South America than to the southern coastlines of the United States. ...
Asked in Oceans and Seas, Pacific Ocean
The Pacific Ocean is in which state?
If you mean which state of matter, then it is LIQUID (not GAS or SOLID). If you mean which of the United States, then the answer is none, since the Pacific Ocean is much larger than the United States. All of the western states border the North Pacific Ocean, including Oregon, Washington, California, as well as Alaska and Hawaii. ...
Asked in World War 2
Where did the United States fought at in World War 2?
pretty much everywhere in Germany and the united states
Asked in History of the United States
How does Hawaii compre in size to the othe states?
Much smaller than most states. It is the 47th state by size.