7 responses

  1. Omar Melendrez
    August 22, 2015

    The same applies to the use of the name America to identify the country. It’s as wrong as to say Washington when referring to Washington D.C.
    The country name is United States of America, and not just America.


  2. Wendy
    July 14, 2017

    “A major difference between Washington and Washington DC is the territorial makeup of the two CITIES”

    –Looks like you can’t keep the Washingtons straight, either.


  3. dick
    December 17, 2017

    what part of google am i in? i’m 18 yrs old!


  4. Pravin
    February 13, 2019

    My query is different. If columbia is located in north america then why the capital of USA is called as district of columbia


  5. Pravin
    February 13, 2019

    Why the capital of USA is called the DC means district of columbia as the columbia is located at south america?


  6. Md. Abdur Rouf
    April 7, 2020

    No comment.


  7. Hossam
    June 1, 2020

    Wonderful explanation.


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