United States of America
American culture is like a salad bowl in which the immigrants' individual differences retain their flavour while still contributing to the whole.
The United States is a federal union of 50 states, with the District of Columbia as the seat of the federal government.
The Constitution outlines the structure of the national government and specifies its powers and activities, and defines the relationship between the national government and individual state governments.
The climate of USA varies as one moves from one zone to another due to the vast landscape. Generally the western and southern half of the USA has an overall warmer weather, as compared to the eastern and northern half. Eastern/Northern half is cold in winters accompanied by snowfall, and has pleasant summers. Whereas the Western/Southern part has hot summers and comparatively tolerable winters.
- Location : The country is situated mostly in central North America, where its forty-eight contiguous states and Washington, D.C., the capital district, lie between the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans, bordered by Canada to the north and Mexico to the south
- Area : 9,631,418 sq km
- Population : Approx. 9809000
- Main States And City : New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston, Philadelphia, San Diego, Detroit, Dallas, Phoenix, San Antonio