Fact About United States That No One Knows

Fact About United States That No One Knows

  • The number of US states that claim test scores in their elementary schools are above the national average: 50.

  • One in every four Americans has appeared on television.

  • In 1998, more fast-food employees were murdered on the job than police officers.

  • There are more collect calls on Father’s Day than any other day of the year.

  • Title 14, Section 1211, of the Code of Federal Regulations, implemented on July 16, 1969, makes it illegal for U. S. citizens to have any contact with extraterrestrials or their vehicles.

  • There are more cars in Southern California than there are cows in India.

  • Percentage of Americans who say that God has spoken to them: 36.

  • Average number of people airborne over the US any given hour: 61,000.

  • The portion of land in the US owned by the government: 1/3.

  • Ninety percent of New York City cabbies are recently arrived, immigrants.

  • In 21 states, Wal-Mart is the single largest employer.

  • It’s against the law in Kansas to catch fish with your bare hands.

  • Maine is the only state with a one-syllable name.

  • There are 2,000,000 millionaires in the United States.

  • The United States has five percent of the world’s population, but twenty-five percent of the world’s prison population.

  • It is illegal to hunt camels in the state of Arizona.

  • In the United States, a pound of potato chips costs two hundred times more than a pound of potatoes.

  • More than 2 billion pencils are manufactured each year in the United States. If these were laid end to end they would circle the world nine times. The average lead pencil will draw a line 35 miles long or write approximately 50,000 English words.

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