In this article, we will tell you some interesting and amazing facts about America that most people don't know about America and especially for those who want to know interesting facts about America. These facts will be good to increase your knowledge about America.
America was discovered in 1492 and it is spread over an area of 3898 square miles is the fourth largest country in the world. America is made up of 50 states and a federal district, hence the name of the United States given to America, its capital is Washington, D.C., and New York is the largest city in America.
America is the most powerful country in the world as its economy is the most primitive compared to all countries. The main reason behind it is America's technology. The United States is very much ahead in the technology sector as every day something new is developing on its land. Most engineers around the world have a desire to go to America for a job.
Various interesting and amazing facts about America are as follows.
1 The currency of America is the US Dollar which is the most famous currency in the whole world as most of the international trades happen in the US Dollar.
2 America's first coin was introduced in 1794 and this coin was made from silver.
3 The national flag of America consists of 13 stripes and 50 white stars on a blue background. The 13 stripes refer to the 13 British colonies that declared independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain in 1776, and the 50 stars refer to the 50 American states.
4 New York has so many restaurants. If you want to visit one restaurant every day then it will take 12 years to visit all the restaurants of New York.
5 The White House is the residence with high-tech security where the president of America lives. It has 132 rooms.
6 Washington DC is the capital of America at the present time but before, New York was the capital of America.
7 Mount McKinley's height is 6,194 meters and it is the highest mountain peak in America.
8 America is on top of the list of inventions and is also known as the center of global inventions. Airplanes, computers, potato chips, light bulbs, etc are some examples of American inventions.
9 Spanish is the second most common spoken language in America after the English language, however, America has not declared its official language.
10 America is home to around 45 million migrants and it is more than any other country in the world.
11 Football, basketball, baseball, and hockey are the most popular sports in America. Americans don't like to play cricket because they think playing cricket takes too much time.
12 Many people from around the world visit America every year for various purposes and America is the third most visited country by international tourists after Spain and France.
13 US Department of Defense provides the most employment in America as it employs more than three million people.
14 The first phone directory book in the world was printed in America and that book had only 1 page with 50 names.
15 American people are not good enough at saving money as they are not able to save even 1% of their income.
16 America Air Force is the biggest in the world and also its Navy is the second-largest Navy force in the world.
17 Until 1924, Indians did not allow to take the right of US citizenship.
18 The Statue of Liberty is the most famous statue in America but you will be feeling odd to know the history of it. The Statue of Liberty is not made by America. It was gifted to America by France in 1884.
19 America is considered a very modern country in the world and here women and men have all kinds of freedom but it was not so before, earlier women did not have the right to vote. In 1920, the first women got the right to vote.
20 No person can become president more than twice in America, but Franklin D. Roosevelt was the only person who became president 4 times and it is the history in American Politics.
21 American people love to eat ice cream and they eat ice cream more than any other country in the world.
22 First nuclear weapon was developed in the world by America. America was also first county in the world that used nuclear weapons.
23 The Internet, we are using in our daily life was invented in America and America is called the father of the Internet. It is a special gift to all world from America.
24 Lake Superior of America is the largest freshwater lake in the world and it is in the US state of Minnesota. This lake is so large that if the water present in it is spread throughout North and South America, then it can cover both continents with one foot of water.
25 According to the law of America, any girl in America can give birth to a child without getting married and this is the reason that such girls are found in large numbers there.
26 New York is called the most populous city in America, after Los Angeles and Chicago.
27 30% of America's land has been controlled by the US government.
28 One out of 8 people in America works at McDonald's. It is a big source of jobs for the youth in America.
29 Many Americans live in mobile homes and these homes are easy to carry from one place to another without much problem.
30 One out of eight couples who get married in America is such a couple whose marriage happened because of their online friendship.
31 In 1867, America gave 7.2 million dollars to Russia for Alaska, which is 0.013 USD per acre today and Alaska is the largest state in the United States in terms of area.
32 Most of the cyclones in the world occur in the central-western region of America and from where they originate is called Tornado Alley
33 In 1913, around one million cars were sold in America which is the highest in the world.
34 Michael Phelps (Michael Fred Phelps) is an American swimmer and he holds the record of winning the most Olympic gold medals for the United States.
35 An average of 1440000 people fly over America in a day.
36 An American man spends 3,500 hours of his life shaving his beard.
37 Americans love to eat pizza as they eat as much pizza as 18 acres of space every day.
38 America is the third-largest country in the world by land area.
39 America has been awarded more Nobel Prizes than any other country.
40 George Washington was the first President of the United States of America.
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