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Some articles on states, state:

Creationism - Prevalence - United States
... A 2000 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 House of ... 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
... kilometers) over Roswell, New Mexico in the United States ... kills at least 209 people in the Caribbean, Bahamas, United States and Canada ... disruption to the eastern seaboard of the United States ...
June 20 - Events
... Congress adopts the Great Seal of the United States ... moves at the Federal Convention to call the government the United States ... state ...

Famous quotes containing the word states:

    Institutions of higher education in the United States are products of Western society in which masculine values like an orientation toward achievement and objectivity are valued over cooperation, connectedness and subjectivity.
    Yolanda Moses (b. 1946)