What are states?

Some articles on states, state:

Creationism - Prevalence - United States
... poll for People for the American Way found 70% of the United States public felt that evolution was compatible with a belief in God ... Besides the United States the study also compared data from 32 European countries, Turkey, and Japan ... The only country where acceptance of evolution was lower than in the United States was Turkey (25%) ...
30th United States Congress
... The Thirtieth United States Congress was a meeting of the legislative branch of the United States federal government, consisting of the United States Senate and the United States ... of seats in the House of Representatives was based on the Sixth Census of the United States in 1840 ...
Hawaii
... states (joined the Union on August 21, 1959), and is the only U.S ... state made up entirely of islands ... The state encompasses nearly the entire volcanic Hawaiian Island chain, which comprises hundreds of islands spread over 1,500 miles (2,400 km) ...
2012 - Events - October
... balloon from 24 miles (39 kilometers) over Roswell, New Mexico in the United States ... October 24 – 30 – Hurricane Sandy kills at least 209 people in the Caribbean, Bahamas, United States and Canada ... Considerable storm surge damage causes major disruption to the eastern seaboard of the United States ...
June 20 - Events
... Congress adopts the Great Seal of the United States ... Oliver Ellsworth moves at the Federal Convention to call the government the United States ... state ...

Famous quotes containing the word states:

    On the whole, the great success of marriage in the States is due partly to the fact that no American man is ever idle, and partly to the fact that no American wife is considered responsible for the quality of her husband’s dinners.
    Oscar Wilde (1854–1900)