How many verses does America the Beautiful have?

Answer The well-known song "America the Beautiful," based on the patriotic poem written by Katherine Lee Bates in 1893, has eight verses. The poem originally appeared in print in 1895. The music is based ... Read More »

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How many verses does the national anthem of Greece have?

There are two verses in the Greek national anthem. Officially adopted in 1864, the national anthem is made up of the first two verses of the the poem "Hymn to Freedom," which was written in 1823 by... Read More »

How many locations does Bank of America have?

According to their 2009 annual report, Bank of America has over 6,000 banking locations and over 18,000 ATMs located in all 50 states and Washington, DC as well as in 40 different countries worldwi... Read More »

How many troops does America have in Iraq?

As of February 2010 America has 98,000 troops in Iraq--down from a high of 170,000 during the "surge" in October 2007, according to "The New York Times." Additionally, President Obama stated that A... Read More »

Who wrote America the Beautiful?

Katharine Lee Bates wrote "America the Beautiful" as a poem in 1893 after visiting Pike's Peak in Colorado. "America the Beautiful" first appeared in print in 1895 in the Congregationalist weekly j... Read More »