Question: Which Country Owns The Most Territory?

What is the friendliest country in the world?

Top 10 Friendliest Countries in the WorldPortugal.

Portugal tops the list as the #1 friendliest country on the planet.

Taiwan.

Taiwan, an island in East Asia, comes in at #2 on the list.

Mexico.

Mexico remains one of the most popular destinations in the world.

Cambodia.

Fourth on the list is Cambodia.

Bahrain.

Costa Rica.

Oman.

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Which country is oldest in the world?

Republic of San MarinoBy many accounts, the Republic of San Marino, one of the world’s smallest countries, is also the world’s oldest country. The tiny country that is completely landlocked by Italy was founded on September 3rd in the year 301 BCE.

What is the happiest country in the world?

FinlandKopperoinen lives in Finland, which was named the happiest country in the world for the third year in a row on Friday according to the United Nations’ latest World Happiness Report. Finland is followed by Denmark, Switzerland, Iceland and Norway.

Does England own Canada?

In 1982, it adopted its own constitution and became a completely independent country. Although it’s still part of the British Commonwealth—a constitutional monarchy that accepts the British monarch as its own. Elizabeth II is Queen of Canada.

Which is the kindest country?

For the first time ever in the Expat Insider survey, Portugal claims the top position as the country with the friendliest attitude towards foreign residents — relegating Taiwan and Mexico to second and third place.

What are the rudest countries?

The 10 rudest countries:United Kingdom.Germany.Others (?)China.United States.Spain.Italy.Poland.More items…

Which countries are still under British rule?

Current territoriesAnguilla.Bermuda.British Antarctic Territory.British Indian Ocean Territory.British Virgin Islands.Cayman Islands.Falkland Islands.Gibraltar.More items…

Which countries have territories?

Dependent AreasCountryTerritory/DependencyStatusNew ZealandCook IslandsSelf-governing in free association with New Zealand.NiueSelf-governing in free association with New Zealand.TokelauSelf-administering territory of New Zealand.NorwayBouvet IslandTerritory of Norway (uninhabited)77 more rows

Did the US own the Philippines?

The Philippine-American War, 1899–1902. After its defeat in the Spanish-American War of 1898, Spain ceded its longstanding colony of the Philippines to the United States in the Treaty of Paris.

What country is cheapest to live in?

Here are 10 of the cheapest countries to live and work this year, according to meaningful travelers like YOU.Vietnam.Costa Rica.Bulgaria.Mexico.South Africa.China.South Korea.Thailand.More items…•

Can a territory be a country?

Although the territory of a country includes its entire area, the noun can also specifically refer to an area governed by a country, but one that isn’t a state or province. Puerto Rico is a territory of the United States, for example.

Can a Puerto Rican Be President?

Donald TrumpPuerto Rico/President

What is the 51st and 52nd state of America?

On May 15, 2013, Resident Commissioner Pierluisi introduced H.R. 2000 to Congress to “set forth the process for Puerto Rico to be admitted as a state of the Union”, asking for Congress to vote on ratifying Puerto Rico as the 51st state.

Which country British ruled the most?

IndiaIndia, Britain’s most valuable and populous possession, achieved independence as part of a larger decolonisation movement in which Britain granted independence to most territories of the empire.

Is India still ruled by England?

Dominion of India (1947–1950) In 1950 India became a republic and the link with the British crown was severed. The Dominion was part of the Sterling Area (the Republic of India finally leaving in 1966).

What country has the most territory?

RussiaCovering an expanse of over 6.6 million square miles, Russia is the world’s largest country by landmass, beating out runner-up Canada by around 2.8 million square miles. It includes nine different time zones and shares land borders with 14 neighboring countries.

Which country is really a territory of the United States?

The U.S. has five permanently inhabited territories: Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands in the Caribbean Sea, Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands in the North Pacific Ocean, and American Samoa in the South Pacific Ocean.

Is England a country?

Just like Wales and Scotland, England is commonly referred to as a country but it is not a sovereign state. It is the largest country within the United Kingdom both by landmass and population, has taken a pivitol role in the creation of the UK, and its capital London also happens to be the capital of the UK.