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About USA

About  United States of America



History says that native people of Asian origin have occupied the mainland of United States for several thousands years. As the time goes on, this population was very much concentrated by things like warfare and diseases. The USA was set up by 13 British colonies situated next to the Atlantic seaboard. 4th July 1776 was the date when the Declaration of Independence was passed. In that declaration, the rights of “founding a cooperative union and self-determination” were declared.


United States of America (known as U.S.A. or United States) is a federal legitimate democracy including 50 states and 1 federal district. The country has its 48 states situated in central North America. Washington, D.C., the capital of USA also lies there. It has common borders with Canada on the northern side and Mexico on the southern side. On the northwest side state of Alaska is situated, Canada is located on the east and Russia is situated on the western side.

Land and Population

USA has area of about 3.79 million square miles with population of about 307 million people. USA is the 3rd largest country in terms of population and land area. USA is one of the multicultural nations in the world. The economy of USA is the largest economy of the world.


Education in America is operated through local and state governments. Department of Education, United States regulates the whole system. 80% of the students pursue their education in public universities. The Children had to attend school from 6th or 7th year age until they reach the age of 18 years though in some states it is allowed the students to depart school at the age of 16th or 17th. The USA has open admission policies in all the public institutions and local colleges. There are also many public and private competitive institutions available for higher studies.

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