Mount Rushmore is located in which state?
Question 1 Explanation:
Mount Rushmore was carved on the side of a mountain in South Dakota.
Delaware is considered to be a New England state.
Question 2 Explanation:
While Delaware was the first state to ratify the Constitution and is smaller in size than most New England states, it is actually located in the Mid Atlantic region of the country.
California has a wild grizzly bear population.
Question 3 Explanation:
Even though the state of California proudly displays the grizzly bear on its state flag, the grizzly bear hasn't been a part of the California ecosystem in over 90 years.
Which state is the leading pumpkin producing state in the nation?
Question 4 Explanation:
New York has its robust apple industry and California grows just about everything; however, it is Illinois that is the leading pumpkin producing state in the country.
Which state borders Canada?
Question 5 Explanation:
At about 45 miles long, Idaho shares the smallest land border of all U.S. states with Canada. The other states listed here do not border Canada.
Which state does not border the Atlantic Ocean?
Question 6 Explanation:
Pennsylvania is one of the largest states along the East Coast, however at no point does it border the Atlantic Ocean.
Hurricanes are a major weather pattern in the Midwest.
Question 7 Explanation:
Hurricanes are a weather pattern that mostly affect the Southeast part of the United States. The Midwest is known for its destructive tornados.
Hawaii was the last state to be granted statehood.
Question 8 Explanation:
Both Alaska and Hawaii were admitted to the union in 1959, however Hawaii was the last state to be granted statehood, roughly 7 1/2 months after Alaska.
Which state has the lowest population?
Question 9 Explanation:
While Rhode Island is the smallest in size and Alaska has the lowest population density, it is actually Wyoming that has the lowest population of all 50 states.
Oregon has many volcanic mountains.
Question 10 Explanation:
Many of the volcanic mountains located within the United States lie along the Cascade Mountain Range in the Pacific Northwest. The Cascade Mountains run through the U.S. states of California, Oregon, and Washington.
There are 10 questions to complete.