Flashcards in Integrated Civics Deck (13)
Name one of the two longest rivers in the United States.
* Missouri River
* Mississippi River
What ocean is on the West Coast of the United States?
What ocean is on the East Coast of the United States?
Name one US territory.
* Puerto Rico
* US Virgin Islands
* American Samoa
* Northern Mariana Islands
Name one state that borders Canada.
* New York
* New Hampshire
* North Dakota
Name one state that borders Mexico.
* New Mexico
What is the capital of the United States?
Where is the Statue of Liberty?
* New York (Harbor)
* Liberty Island
(also accepted: New Jersey, near NYC, and on the Hudson River)
Why does the flag have 13 stripes?
* because there were 13 original colonies
* because the stripes represent the original colonies
Why does the flag have 50 stars?
* because there is one for each state
* because each star represents a state
* because there are 50 states
What is the name of the national anthem?
The Star-Spangled Banner
When do we celebrate Independence Day?