[KIDS HOMEWORK] States and Countries
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Profiles of over 200 countries, each U.S. State, and all 13 Canadian Provinces. Maps, flags, symbols, timelines, history, economy, geography, population and more.
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- BBC News Country Profiles
Overviews, current events, timelines, data, and leadership information for countries as well as territories. Also provides profiles of International Organizations.
- CIA World Factbook
Great starting point for research, providing current data on countries of the world.
Contains lists of heads of state and heads of government of all countries and territories, ranging from about 1700 to today
- Stately Knowledge
All the basic facts about the 50 states and Washington D.C.
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