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Since many years ago every country has fought for their ideals. Each one has made their effort to be powerful, or to have a good economy. Great technology is another important characteristic a nation would like to have. And one of the most important characteristic a sustainable development, this means to use resources wisely, to satisfy peoples needs without depleting resources or cause environmental impact that will finally undercut the ability of future generations to satisfy their needs. Our research is about a country that has demonstrated intelligence in every aspect of a nation. United States Of America or USA has been the most powerful country over years. It is best known for ...view middle of the document...

It also counts with various natural resources: coal, copper, lead, molybdenum, phosphates, uranium, bauxite, gold, iron, mercury, nickel, potash, silver, tungsten, zinc, petroleum, natural gas and timber.Map Government USA capital is Washington DC, its administrative division are 50 states and one federal district. These states are Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming and the federal district , District of Columbia The type of government is federal republic; strong democratic tradition. This works like this: every person has the right to vote if they are already adults.This government is composed of 3 branches: the executive composed of the chief of state (President George W. BUSH and Vice President Richard B. CHENEY), head of government (the president is both the chief of state and head of government), cabinet (appointed by the president with Senate approval), then the legislative branch that is composed of the bicameral Congress consists of Senate (100 seats, one-third are renewed every two years; two members are elected from each state by popular vote to serve six-year terms) and House of Representatives (435 seats; members are directly elected by popular vote to serve two-year terms) and judicial branch that is the supreme court (its nine justices are appointed for life by the president with confirmation by the Senate).Economy The US has the largest and most technologically powerful economy in the world, with a per capita GDP of $36,200.It is best know for its economic stability, their low unemployment rate, low percentage of inflation. Their economy is based in peoples business. Every mar...

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