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Flag of the United States

The American flag (less commonly referred to as the US flag, 'Old Glory', 'The Stars and Stripes' or 'The Star Spangled Banner') is the national flag of the United States of America. The flag has 13 red and white stripes, which represent the original 13 colonies that fought in the American Revolution, and 50 stars to represent the fifty US states. Questions about the American flag can be directed here.

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What does Pennsylvania's state flag mean?

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Pennsylvania's state flag features a blue field with the state coat of arms in the center. The design represents the ideals and values of the state, including freedom, independence, and strength. The central image includes symbols such as the bald eagle, the ship, the plow, and the olive branch, each with its own significance to Pennsylvania's history and identity.

How many women are there in the United States?

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depends on whether you count illegal aliens and tourists, and if they have to be over 18. A good estimate would be 150 million, or about 55% of the population as a whole.

How many gun owners are there in the United States of America?

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Number of guns and gun owners in USA.Most estimates range between 39% and 50% of US households having at least one gun (that's about 43-55 million households). The estimates for the number of privately owned guns range from 190 million to 300 million. Removed those that skew the stats for their own purposes the best estimates are about 45% or 52 million of American households owning 260 million guns).

Some recent estimates:

  • A 2011 Gallup poll estimates that 47 percent of US households own a gun.
  • A 2007 Small Arms Survey estimates there are 88.7 guns per 100 Americans (#1 in the world for guns per capita)
  • A 2010 estimate from the NRA states "Privately owned firearms in the U.S.: Approaching 300 million, including nearly 100 million handguns. The number of firearms rises over 4 million annually."

What color symbolizes obedience?

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The color blue is often associated with obedience because it conveys a sense of trust, loyalty, and responsibility. Blue is commonly used in uniforms and symbols of authority to represent adherence to rules and regulations.

When was Joey McIntyre one of People magazine's most eligible bachelors?

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Joey McIntyre was named one of People magazine's most eligible bachelors in 1992.

What flag can fly higher then the American flag?

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No flag is officially allowed to fly higher than the American flag when they are both displayed together. The American Flag Code specifies that the American flag should always be positioned above other flags when flown on the same staff or pole. However, individual state flags or organization flags can be flown higher when displayed on separate staffs or poles.

How do you say american flag in spanish?

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Estandarte -e (as in Italian "legere", to read) - ese - te - a - ene - de - a - ere - te - e

pendón - pe - ene - de - o acentuada - ene

publicidad electrónica (on the internet) - pe - u - be - ele - i (as in bee) - ce - i - de - a - de____ e - ele - e - ce - te - ere - o acentuada - ene - i - ce - a.

Value of an e class American flag stamp?

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Stamp Value Date of rate change

A 15 cents 5/29/78

B 18 cents 3/22/81

C 20 cents 11/1/81

D 22 cents 2/17/85

E 25 cents 4/3/88

F 29 cents 2/3/91

... F makeup rate 4 cents

G 32 cents 1/1/95

... G makeup rate 3 cents

H 33 cents 1/10/99

... H makeup rate 1 cent

(no I stamp) 34 cents 1/7/01

Why is there an American flag on the NFL helmet?

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It depends on what team's helmet you are reffering to. All NFL helmets have the following decals in the back: American flag, NFL logo and the manufacturer's safety warning decal that came with the helmet. Many teams also have the player's number on the back. The Dallas Cowboys have the last name of the player on the back of the helmet courtesy of a household labelmaker.

Did China see the American flag on the moon?

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Neither China not any other country has yet BEEN to the moon to see the flag at the landing site.

What do the colors in the U.S flag represent?

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White signifies purity and innocence, Red, hardiness & valour, and Blue, the color of the Chief (the broad band above the stripes) signifies vigilance, perseverance & justice."