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What do you know about America and technology?

Customs, traditions, people and culture in America

What do you know about America and technology?


Are you moving to the USA? Here's what to expect.


The United States of America, or America, has long been considered one of the world's great powers based on the size of the country's economy and political clout.

With the United States being a hub for innovation and entrepreneurship, its entrepreneurship is a major driver of the country's cultural and economic growth.

Population and cities

The population of the United States is over 324 million, making it the third most populous country in the world.

From the historical side, immigration to the United States - after its discovery by Europeans - came mainly from England and other European countries, and later immigration from Latin America and Asia. The five countries that contributed the largest number of immigrants to the United States of America in the last ten years (2015 statistics) were Mexico, India, China, the Philippines and Cuba.

The number of US states

The United States of America consists of 50 states, the United States of America overlooks the Pacific Ocean to the north and the Atlantic Ocean to the north, Canada to the north and Mexico to the south. The United States of America occupies a large part of the North American continent, extending through the states of Alaska in the far northwest and Hawaii in the Pacific Ocean.

Given its vast land area, we find that the United States of America is divided into four main parts: the West, the Midwest, the South, and the Northeast. Then each of those parts is divided into two or more census divisions.

The country's bustling city streets, vast open plains, mountain ranges, coastal towns, and quiet country towns are impossible to define in a single geographic term.

weather in america

The climate of the United States varies greatly from coast to coast due to the differences in latitudes and different geographical characteristics of the country.

The seasons of the year in the United States of America are as follows:

Winter (from December to February)
Spring (March to May)
Summer (June to August)
Autumn (September to November)

Climate in America

The majority of eastern parts of the USA have a humid continental or subtropical climate with four distinct seasons. The Southeast has mild winters and hot, humid summers, while the Northeast and Midwest are colder in winter with frequent snowfalls and occasional snow accumulations on the ground.

Hawaii typically experiences tropical climate conditions with cool, wet seasons during the winter months and dry seasons during the warmer months. On the other hand, Alaska has arctic climatic conditions with a significant difference between winter and summer due to the large temperature changes between the two seasons.

Politics and government in America

The founding grandfathers of the United States of America, who drafted the Constitution, wanted to ensure that since its writing it allows for the separation of powers or their division into three separate governmental powers - the legislature makes laws, the executive branch implements laws, and the judiciary makes laws.

The government of the United States of America is based on democratic representation, and it has two legislative chambers, in addition to the Senate and the House of Representatives. The Senate has 100 elected members, each state has two members to represent it in the Senate for six years. As for the House of Representatives, there are 435 representatives who are elected by vote. The number of representatives from each state in the House of Representatives depends on the state's population. Each representative serves for two years and can be re-elected.

Types of salads in America

The executive branch consists of the President of the United States, the Vice President, and the Cabinet. The president is only entitled to remain in office for two terms of four years each.

The judiciary is made up of the court system which includes: the Supreme Court, the United States Court of Appeals, the US district courts, the state and territory courts.

Any areas not directly controlled by the federal government are governed by state governments, which are modeled on the federal government and consist of three bodies: the legislature, the executive, and the judiciary.

Race and religion in America

The United States of America is one of the most diverse countries in the world, and its exact ethnic division is extremely difficult to determine, given that the majority of Americans come from a variety of ethnic backgrounds.

As one of the world's most ethnically diverse countries, the United States of America is naturally rich in a wide range of religious beliefs and practices. Many Americans believe that religion plays a very important role in their lives, and this is unique among developed nations.

Indigenous peoples in America

Native Americans in the USA are referred to as "Native Americans", but are also known as "American Indians" or simply "Indians". Native Americans are the individuals whose ancestors were indigenous to the lands that became within the borders of the modern country prior to the arrival of Christopher Columbus in 1492.

These individuals formed distinct tribes, groups, and ethnic groups, many of which still exist today.

Language and dialects in America

There is no official language of the USA, but about 80% of its population speaks English.

The use of English in the United States of America came as a result of the British colonization of the Americas. Since the arrival of the first English-speaking settlers in the early 17th century, American English has been influenced by West African and Native American languages, as well as by German, Dutch, Irish, Spanish, and other languages, due to successive waves of immigrants to the USA.

You can find a wide variety of accents and accents throughout America. As a result, it may be difficult for visitors to understand American English.

The American has its own unique style of slang, and you'll soon become familiar with many of its words, such as "buck" (dollar), "bail" (to leave quickly) or "raincheck" (reschedule or Planning).
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