Whether it's the new kid on the block, the polite neighbors to the north, or the traditional roots of both, the U.S., Canada, and the countries of Europe all have something to brag about.
The Declaration of Independence is a governing document of the United States. It was signed in 1776.
The Mediterranean Sea is on the southeastern border of Europe. The Mediterranean is almost completely enclosed by land.
France is located in Europe.
Queen Elizabeth II is the head of state of Canada. However, the country is almost totally independent of England.
Ottawa is the capital of Canada. Its original name was Bytown.
The United States celebrates Thanksgiving on the third Thursday of November. Turkey is almost always on the menu.
Paris is located in France, which is in Europe. Paris is one of the largest cities in Europe.
The United States gained independence from England in 1776. The war of independence was called the Revolutionary War.
The U.S. used nuclear weapons during World War II. They bombed the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
Canada shares a border with the United States. That border is 5,525 miles long.
Yellowstone National Park is in the United States. It is spread across the states of Wyoming, Montana and Idaho.
Canada occupies the northernmost part of North America. Yet, people from the United States are called Americans.
The U.S.'s anthem is the "Star Spangled Banner." It was written by Francis Scott Key.
Russia is the largest country in Europe. More than half of Russia is in Asia, however,
The United States has the world's largest economy. The economy benefits from a diverse society.
Canada's symbol is the maple leaf. The use of the maple leaf dates to the 18th century.
The capital of the United States is Washington, D.C. The city houses the nation's federal government.
Toronto is in Canada. Toronto is the capital of Ontario, a province of Canada.
The Euro is a form of currency in Europe. It is made up of 100 euro cents.
The eagle is a symbol of the United States. Is is the national bird.
Moscow is in Eastern Europe - Russia to be exact. Moscow is one of the largest urban areas in Europe.
Mount McKinley is in the United States. It is the tallest mountain in the United States.
England is a country in Europe. England once ruled both the United States and Canada.
The Missouri River is in the U.S. The Missouri and the Mississippi rivers combine to form longest river system in the country.
France's anthem is "La Marseillaise". It was written by Claude-Joseph Rouget de Lisle during the French Revolution.
The Hawaiian Islands are part of the United States. Hawaii is the most recent state to join the Union.
Canada means "village" or "settlement." It stems from the Iroquoian word "kanata."
Europe covers roughly 2% of the Earth's surface. This is about 3,930,000 square miles.
Canada has more than 30,000 lakes. Ice hockey is a favored sport.
Canada is the most sparsely populated. It is mostly forest, tundra and mountains.
Canada was first colonized by France in 1535. The French established the Colony of Canada.
Canada is the world's most educated country. More than half of Canadian adults have college degrees
The St. Lawrence River is primarily in Canada. It also serves as part of the border between the US and Canada.
Canada's motto is "A Mari usque ad Mare." It is Latin for "From Sea to Sea."
The Great Lakes touch both the United States and Canada. They are named Lake Huron, Lake Ontario, Lake Michigan, Lake Erie and Lake Superior.