Is England also known as United Kingdom?

The UK’s full name is the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Great Britain comprises only England, Scotland and Wales. Great Britain is the largest island of the British Isles.

Which president ran for more than 2 terms?

On this day in 1944, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt is elected to an unprecedented fourth term in office. FDR remains the only president to have served more than two terms.

How do snakes hear if they dont have ears?

When people and most animals hear, sound waves strike the eardrum and go to the inner ear, which is sensitive to the sound waves or vibrations. Snakes do not have eardrums, but their skins, muscles, and bones carry the sound waves to the inner ears.

Where was golf first played in the US?

It is thought that the first organized golf played in America was on Harleston Green, undeveloped pastureland near the corner of Pitt and Bull streets. In 1743, Charleston merchant David Deas received a shipment of 432 golf balls and ninety-six clubs from Scotland.

How are you related to your 2nd cousin?

Your child and your cousin’s child are second cousins. You and the children of your parents’ second cousins are third cousins and share at least one great-great-grandparent. And so on with the fourth, fifth, and sixth cousins. A relationship that is removed is one that exists in two different genealogical generations.

How thick is a 2 x 4?

A piece of surfaced (sanded smooth) 2×4 lumber actually measures 1½ inches thick and 3½ inches wide. In rough-cut condition, a 2×4 is slightly less than 2 inches thick and approximately 4 inches wide. When wood is milled from a rough to a smooth surface, it loses about ¼-inch from each of its four sides.

What party did James Madison belong to?

Breaking with Hamilton and what became the Federalist Party in 1791, Madison and Thomas Jefferson organized what they called the Republican Party (later called by historians the Democratic-Republican Party).