88. Name one of the two longest rivers in the United States

Name one of the two longest rivers in the United States - Missouri River - Mississippi River

Missouri (River) Mississippi (River) The Mississippi River is one of America’s longest rivers. It runs through 10 U.S. states. The Mississippi River was used by American Indians for trade, food, and water before Europeans came to America. It is nicknamed the “Father of Waters.” Today, the Mississippi River is a major shipping route and a […]

71. What territory did the United States buy from France in 1803?

What territory did the United States buy from France in 1803 - the Louisiana Territory

the Louisiana Territory Louisiana The Louisiana Territory was a large area west of the Mississippi River. It was 828,000 square miles. In 1803, the United States bought the Louisiana Territory from France for $15 million. The Louisiana Purchase Treaty was signed in Paris on April 30, 1803. It was the largest acquisition of land in […]