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Largest Wheat-Producing Countries

A record amount of wheat supply is projected for 2020, with the biggest contributors on this list of the largest wheat-producing countries in the world.

June 20, 2020 14:29

Fort Sumter is most famous as the location of the beginning of the American Civil War.

Why Was Fort Sumter a Likely Place For The Civil War?

Why was Fort Sumter a likely place for an attack? It commanded the Charleston harbor, the place where fort artillery could fire at the ships traveling in and out of the harbor. Because of this reason, the Confederacy considered it a dangerous location.

June 19, 2020 17:00

Scenic evening panorama of famous Nyhavn pier architecture in the Old Town of Copenhagen, Denmark.

The 50 Best Countries To Live In, In 2019

When judging the quality of life in a specific country, it is incredibly hard to be objective. Everyone focuses on different things when trying to find a possible new place of residence, so we have to wonder if there even is a list that looks to determine what the best countries to live in are? As it turns out, there is.

June 17, 2020 10:53

Soybeans. Image credit: Nnattalli/Shutterstock.com

Largest Soybean-Producing Countries

From 2012 to 2020, the largest soybean producing countries were the Brazil, USA, Argentina, China, Paraguay, India, and Canada, in that order.

June 13, 2020 10:04

The firing on Fort Sumter in Charleston, South Carolina in response to a Confederate attack, April 12, 186 1, from The New York Times.

Why Did South Carolina Fire On Fort Sumter?

The Battle of Fort Sumter lasted from April 12th to April 13th, 1861, and is generally considered to be the event that sparked the beginning of the American Civil War.

May 26, 2020 08:55

The Permanent Settlement was a special agreement between the East India Company and Bengali property owners to fix the revenues to be raised from land.

What Does Permanent Settlement Mean?

The Permanent Settlement was a special agreement between the East India Company and Bengali property owners to fix the revenues to be raised from the land.

May 26, 2020 08:55

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