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When did the Star-Spangled Banner officially become our national anthem?

[ad_1] Where is the best country to live? Does The Queen stand for the national anthem? There is no authorised version of the National Anthem as the words are a matter of tradition. Additional verses have been added down the years, but these are rarely used. The words used today are those sung in 1745, […]

Why was 2015 a special year for Pi Day and when did it officially begin?

[ad_1] Celebrated in countries that follow the month/day (m/dd) date format, because the digits in the date, March 14 or 3/14, are the first three digits of π (3.14), Pi Day was founded by Physicist Larry Shaw in 1988.In fact, the word “pi” itself was actually derived from the first letter of the Greek word […]

How is the president officially elected into office?

[ad_1] What 3 things could the Congress do? Congress has the power to: What 3 things could the Congress do? Congress has the power to: How many times has Congress chosen the president? Only two Presidential elections (1800 and 1824) have been decided in the House. Why does California have 55 electoral votes? There are […]