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Flashcards in Geography, Symbols, Holidays Deck (13)
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1
Q

Name one of the two longest rivers in the United States.

A

Mississippi River

2
Q

What ocean is on the West Coast of the United States?

A

Pacific Ocean

3
Q

What ocean is on the East Coast of the United States?

A

Atlantic Ocean

4
Q

Name one U.S. territory.

A

Puerto Rico

5
Q

Name one state that borders Canada.

A
Maine 
New Hampshire 
Vermont 
New York 
Pennsylvania 
Ohio
Michigan 
Minnesota 
North Dakota
Montana 
Idaho 
Washington 
Alaska
6
Q

Name one state that borders Mexico.

A

California
Arizona
New Mexico
Texas

7
Q

What is the capital of the United States?

A

Washington, D.C.

8
Q

Where is the Statue of Liberty?

A

New York (Harbor)

Liberty Island

9
Q

Why does the flag have 13 stripes?

A

because the stripes represent 13 original colonies

10
Q

Why does the flag have 50 stars?

A

Because each star represents a state

11
Q

What is the name of the national anthem?

A

The Star-Spangled Banner

12
Q

When do we celebrate Independence Day?

A

July 4

13
Q

Name two national U.S. holidays.

A

New Year’s Day

Thanksgiving