I wasn't taking an exam.
And there is simply no reason to go off on a tangent and answer them.
They are nothing more than a distraction, as stated.
Nothing you said has changed, or will change the fact that "They would still be a State without the people, and would still be represented in both the Senate and Congress." Nothing.
Try again teacher, because you fail for going off on a red herring and now for trying to justify it.