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  1. How many American States start with the word 'New'?
  2. Which state borders both Washington and Oregon?
  3. Name the only state to border only one other state?

  4. The Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument can be found in which state?
  5. Michigan is bounded by how many of the Great Lakes?
  6. Which is the only U.S. state that lies 'entirely' above one thousand metres elevation?
  7. Which two states border Florida?
  8. Which state's largest city is Omaha, on the Missouri River?
  9. Name the only president to be born and raised in Illinois?
  10. Kitty Hawk is a town in which American state?
  11. Can you name the coloured states on the map: (a)red, (b)blue, (c)purple, (d)yellow, and (e)green?

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    Question 11 - name the coloured U.S. states?

  13. Cape Cod is a geographic cape at the southeastern corner of which state?
  14. Which state was named in honour of the wife of King Charles I?
  15. 'Yankee Doodle' is the state anthem of which state?
  16. How many states start with the letter 'M'?


  1. 4 (New Jersey, New Hampshire, New York, and New Mexico)
  2. Idaho
  3. Maine (borders New Hampshire to the west)
  4. Montana
  5. 4
  6. Colorado

  7. Alabama and Georgia
  8. Nebraska
  9. Ronald Reagan
  10. North Carolina
  11. (a)Wyoming, (b)Oklahoma, (c)Minnesota, (d) Illinois, and (e) Tennessee
  12. Massachusetts
  13. Maryland (after Henrietta Maria)
  14. Connecticut
  15. Eight (Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, and Montana)

States Quiz - American state capitals

Name the state capitals of the following states:

  1. California
  2. Connecticut
  3. Iowa
  4. Kansas
  5. Louisiana
  6. Maryland
  7. Michigan
  8. Missouri
  9. New Jersey
  10. North Dakota
  11. Ohio
  12. Oregon
  13. Pennsylvania
  14. Rhode Island
  15. South Dakota
  16. Texas
  17. Vermont
  18. Virginia
  19. Winsconsin
  20. Wyoming


  1. Sacremento
  2. Hartford
  3. Des Moines
  4. Topeka
  5. Baton Rouge
  6. Annapolis

  7. Lansing
  8. Jefferson City
  9. Trenton
  10. Bismark
  11. Colombus
  12. Salem
  13. Harrisburg
  14. Providence
  15. Pierre
  16. Austin
  17. Montpelier
  18. Richmond
  19. Madison
  20. Cheyenne

More States Questions

  1. Which U.S. state is nicknamed the Beaver State?
  2. The Battle of Gettysburg was fought in which state in 1863?
  3. Mount St. Helens is a volcano located in which state?
  4. Which state has the third longest coastline?
  5. Baltimore is the largest city in which state?
  6. What the second most populous state?
  7. Wyatt Earp was a lawman in Dodge City; in which state is this cowboy town?

  8. Name the only state in the U.S. divided into parishes instead of counties?
  9. Which state is known as The Hoosier State?
  10. The Hamptons are in which state?
  11. In which state is John Wayne airport?
  12. What links California with Poland, Ohio with Belgium, and Oregon with Bosnia?
  13. Which state bordered by Wyoming to the north gets it's name for the Spanish for 'ruddy'?
  14. Which state has the smallest population?
  15. In which state is Mount Rushmore National Memorial?
  16. Spokane and Tacoma are cities in which state?
  17. What is the capital and most populated city in Arkansas?
  18. Where is the 'Land of the Midnight Sun'?
  19. In which state can you visit the Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument and Yellowstone National Park?
  20. Three states border California, can you name them?
  21. Which state is known as The Garden State?
  22. New England is a region which comprises of New Hampshire, Maine, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and which other missing state?


  1. Oregon
  2. Pennsylvania
  3. Washington
  4. California (Alaska (first), Florida (second))
  5. Maryland
  6. Texas (California is first, Florida is third)
  7. Kansas
  8. Louisiana
  9. Indiana

  10. New York
  11. California
  12. They have (approximately) the same populations
  13. Colorado (from the ruddy silt found in the Colorado river)
  14. Wyoming
  15. South Dakota
  16. Washington
  17. Little Rock
  18. Alaska
  19. Montana
  20. Oregon, Nevada, and Arizona
  21. New Jersey
  22. Vermont
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