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How many square miles is the state of Florida?

65,758 mi²

How many square miles is Georgia?

59,425 mi²

What is the least populated state?

Wyoming

What is the least-visited state in the USA?

Alaska

What 2 states are not part of the continental US?

The terms exclude the non-contiguous states of Alaska and Hawaii, and all other off-shore insular areas, such as American Samoa, U.S. Virgin Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, Guam and Puerto Rico.

Why is it called the Lower 48?

“Lower 48” means lower numerically as in the first 48 states to join the union. Alaska being the 49th state and Hawaii the 50th state. This is convenient way to denote the 48 contiguous states of the USA for various purposes such as shipping rates, weather, etc.

What state is not in the United States?

Alaska and Hawaii, the only states that are not part of the mainland United States, were the last states admitted in 1959.

Is Alaska in Conus?

CONUS = The 48 CONtiguous States and the District of Columbia or “the lower 48, as they’re affectionately known to the Alaskans.” Alaska, Hawaii and the U.S. territories are considered overseas under the Space-A Regulation.

What are the 48 states called?

contiguous United States

Is Brazil bigger than the continental US?

“…that, although Brazil is officially the fifth largest country in the world, its territory is larger than the continental United States (the third largest), as well as the added areas of the continental US, Hawaii and 2/3 of the state of Alaska?”

Is China bigger than USA?

In order to curb China’s overpopulation, the one-child policy was instituted in 1979 and has slowed the country’s exponential growth, but the population has still climbed to over 1 billion more than the third-ranked United States (313 million). China may not hold the “most populous” title for long, though.

Who is the smallest country in the world?

Vatican City

What is bigger China or Russia?

Russia is the largest country by far, with a total area of about 17 million square kilometers….The 30 largest countries in the world by total area (in square kilometers)

Characteristic Area in square kilometers
Russia 17,098,242
Canada 9,984,670
USA 9,833,517
China 9,596,960

Is Canada bigger than China?

Canada, with a size of 9,984,670 sq km, has almost equal size of China (9,596,961 sq km), but its proximity to the North Pole makes it look much larger than China.

What is the capital of Russia?

Moscow

What is Stalingrad called today?

Volgograd

Was Kiev once the capital of Russia?

In 1918, after the Ukrainian People’s Republic declared independence from Soviet Russia, Kyiv became its capital. From 1921 onwards Kyiv was a city of Soviet Ukraine, which was proclaimed by the Red Army, and, from 1934, Kyiv was its capital.

What language is spoken in Russia?

Russian