Independence Day 2017 (United States)

[Wikipedia] "In the United States, Independence Day, commonly known as the Fourth of July, is a federal holiday commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain."

   "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men 
    are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator 
    with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, 
    Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."

According to the U.S. POPClock, the U.S. population was 325,367,596 on 4 July 2017 at 5:15am MST. On 4 July 1776, the U.S. population was approximately 2.5 million.

Exercises
  1. 4 July 2017 was the ______th anniversary of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence.

  2. 241 is a prime number because it has only two factors. 241 = ____ * ____

  3. The U.S. population on 4 July 2017 rounded to the nearest ten million was ________________ people>

  4. 1776 is 37-smooth number, which means its largest prime factor is 37. The prime factorization for 1776 written as a multiplication expression is ____________________.

  5. No or Yes: The reciprocal of 1776 equals

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    0.000563063
    

  6. The world population on 4 July 2017 at 5:15am MST was approximately 7,401,529,600. On 4 July 2017, the U.S. population was approximately ______% of the world population. [round to nearest hundredth]


Creator: Gerald Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]
Created: 04 July 2017

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