What does the eagle symbolize for America?

Answer The bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) was declared the national bird of the United States, in part, because of its long lifespan (up to 28 years in the wild), its ability to soar to great heig... Read More »

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What does the American bald eagle symbolize?

The bald eagle is the national bird of the United States and appears on the silver dollar, the half-dollar and the quarter. Since 1782, the bald eagle has officially symbolized the freedom, streng... Read More »

What Is the Difference Between a Bald Eagle & a Golden Eagle?

Ornithologists categorize bald eagles and golden eagles as very large raptors with hooked beaks, long and broad wingspans, and long broad tails. Nations have chosen each bird as their national symb... Read More »

What does fry bread symbolize?

Also called squaw bread, fry bread is a symbol of South Dakota. It was deemed the official bread of South Dakota in 2005. A Native American food, fry bread can be served with sweet or savory toppin... Read More »

What does the number 17 symbolize?

The number 17 has some significance. If you look at the numbers separately, the number 1 signifies independance and exploration, while the number 7 means introspection and wisdom. If you add them t... Read More »