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United states, officially united states of america, abbreviated us or usa, byname america, country in north america, a federal republic of 50 states besides the 48 conterminous states that occupy the middle latitudes of the continent, the united states includes the state of alaska , at the northwestern extreme of north america, and the. Income is the gauge many use to determine the well-being of the us population survey and census questions cover poverty, income, and wealth. Did you know the federalist papers written by alexander hamilton, james madison, and john jay under the name “publius,” the federalist papers are a series of 85 essays providing arguments in favor of adoption of the constitutionthe first essay appeared in the new york independent journal on october 27, 1787.
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