Category: North America

  • What is the longest river in the USA?

    What is the longest river in the USA?

    The longest river in the United States of North America (USA) is the Missouri River, measuring 3,768 km in length. Interestingly, the Missouri River is a tributary of the Mississippi River, but it is longer than the main river. It flows through the states of Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, and Missouri.…

  • What is the oldest national park in the world?

    What is the oldest national park in the world?

    The oldest national park in Poland is the Pieniny National Park, established in 1932. However, the oldest park of this kind in the world is located in the United States – it is the famous Yellowstone National Park, which spans three north-central states: Idaho, Montana, and primarily Wyoming. It was founded by the decision of…

  • What was the first name of New York?

    What was the first name of New York?

    What was the first name of New York? The well-known American city initially had a different name, which was later changed to its current one. In 1614, a trading center was established in present-day Manhattan, which was called “New Amsterdam”. This name was in use until 1664. At that time, control over the territory of…

  • “How Far is New York from Poland”

    “How Far is New York from Poland”

    How far is New York from Poland? It depends on whether we mean a specific city in Poland or the distance from the country’s border. How far is New York from Poland? According to Google Maps, the distance from New York to Poland (point shown by Google in the vicinity of the country’s center and…