How much surplus food supply is in the United States?

Answer The United States provided 2,937,760 metric tons of food surplus in the 2008 fiscal year. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) provides food to other countries during times of emergen... Read More »

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In what year did the Food Stamp Program in the United States begin?

The Food Stamp Program began in 1939, to help distribute surplus food and alleviate hardship. The program ended in 1943, and then restarted in 1961 during the Kennedy administration. The Food Stam... Read More »

Can a soldier in the united states marine corps switch to be a united states navy seal?

Yes but you might be deranked or up ranked depending were you where in the Marines.

Is a United States bachelor's degree accepted at a United Kingdom university?

Although the British refer to a bachelor's degree as a "first-degree" as opposed to an "undergraduate degree," they are considered to be equivalent in both countries. Therefore, a bachelor's degree... Read More »

Why is the emergency phone number in the united kingdom "999" and "911" in the united states?

It was implemented as a feature to prevent abuse of the service. In theory, hitting 999 accidentally is much easier than hitting 911.