Some interesting facts about America

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Americans consume 3  billion pizzas in total per year: Pizza might originate from Italy, but the Americans sure do love their pizzas! Reports even claim that the pizzas that Americans eat everyday would cover an area of 100 acres.

American inventions: Throughout history, there has been countless of American inventors who’ve come up with inventions that have changes the world, such as, the internet, the airplane, the light bulb, and of course the cell phone by Martin Cooper.

GPS is controlled and owned by the American government and can be ‘switched off’ at any time: One of the interesting facts about the USA, which shows their power and influence over the world. GPS is being used worldwide, but I think few people are aware that it’s controlled and owned by the American government.

 

Freedom  of speech and freedom of expression, and freedom of press: Often referred to as “The land of the  free “and Americans have the right to express themselves freely in print and speech.

The current flag of the USA was designed by a 17-year old: His name was Robert G. Heft and he did it as a school project. He originally received a B-for the project, but he Was later awarded an A after the flag was accepted by the Congress.

They have won the most Olympic medals of all times: Americans are great at sports, which gets quite evident when you take a look at their achievements. The U.S. has won  the most medals of all times!

 

 

James and Mary are the most common given names in the United States: If your name  is James or Mary, you got the most common male and female names. As for surname, Smith is the most common one. About 1% of the total population has smith as their last name.

One of the best passports in the world: Americans can travel the world quite freely and they can pride themselves with the fact  that they have one of the world’s  best passport. The U.S. citizens can travel to 116 countries without a visa on Arrival in additional 44 countries.

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