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Only A History Buff WIll Be Able To Ace This National Parks Test

How well do you know these U.S. protected areas?

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  1. What state is Arches National Park in?

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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Utah!

    Arches National Park is a red rock wonderland and is located in Moab, Utah.

    Utah!
    Via NPS.gov
  2. How many "protection areas" aka national parks are operated by the U.S.?

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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Yup, that's right! 59 protected areas known as national parks!

    Yup, that's right! 59 protected areas known as national parks!
  3. The first national park was ...

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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Yellowstone was the first national park signed into law by Ulysses S. Grant in 1872.

    Yellowstone was the first national park signed into law by Ulysses S. Grant in 1872.
    Via Wikipedia
  4. This fort is a national park, what state is it located in?

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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Yup! The fort is located in Florida!

  5. What state is this lake in?

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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    That's Jackson Lake in Wyoming. It's located within Grand Teton National Park.

  6. What's the most visited National Park?

    Wikipedia
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Great Smoky Mountains!

    In 2014 over 10 million people visited the Tennessee national park! Visitation increased every month.

  7. Which National Park banned all vehicles from roads during peak season?

    Joe Braun
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Zion!

    From April to October access into the canyon is by free shuttle bus only. Private vehicles are allowed to access the canyon from November to mid March.

    Zion!
    Via Flickr/Zion National Park
  8. In what state would you find the deepest lake?

    NPS
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Crater Lake in southern Oregon!

    Crate Lake is a volcanic crate in southern Oregon. Its deepest measured depth is 1,932 ft (589 meters).

  9. What’s the name of the highest mountain in North America?

    NPS
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Denali is the highest mountain in the U.S.

    Denali, also know as Mount McKinley, is the highest mountain in North America. Its summit elevation is 20,310 feet (6,190 meters) above sea level.

    Denali is the highest mountain in the U.S.
    Via NPS.gov

Only A History Buff WIll Be Able To Ace This National Parks Test

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