1. The Capitol Building is built on a hill. The hill is called Capitol Hill.
2. The U.S. capital spelled with an a is Washington, D.C. But the U.S. capitol spelled with an o is the Capitol Building.
3. A donkey represents the Democratic Party and an elephant represents the Republican Party.
4. The Republican Party is also called the GOP. GOP stands for Grand Old Party.
5. The Senate chamber is in the north wing of the capitol building and the House of Representatives is in the south wing. There are galleries where visitors can watch the Senate and House of Representatives.