United States of America
The United States is a country of 50 states covering a vast swath of North America and is the 4th largest country in the world by land area and 3rd by population. Major cities include New York, a global finance and culture center, and Washington, DC, the capital, both on the Atlantic Coast; Los Angeles, famed for filmmaking, on the Pacific Coast; and the Midwestern metropolis Chicago.
The US has the world’s largest economy and is the number 1 preferred destination in the world. The most popular team sports in the US are American football, baseball, basketball and ice hockey.