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Updated on Jun 9, 2020. Posted on Jun 6, 2020

Most Americans Can't Get 41/50 On This US State Quiz — Can You?

Fifty states. Fifty questions. Are you ready?

  1. Which of these is NOT a nickname for the state of Alabama?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's NOT the Aloha State!

  2. What is the capital city of Alaska?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's Juneau!

  3. Which popular tourist attraction is Arizona known for?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's the Grand Canyon!

  4. Which of these former presidents was born in Arkansas?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's Bill Clinton!

  5. Which animal is
    featured on the state flag of California?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's a bear!

  6. What is the name of Colorado's mountain range?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's the Rocky Mountains!

  7. Which of these Ivy League schools is located in Connecticut?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's Yale!

  8. What is the capital city of Delware?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's Dover!

  9. Which of these states does NOT border Florida?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    South Carolina does NOT border Florida!

  10. Which of these foods is Georgia NOT famous for?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    Georgia is NOT famous for its lobster!

  11. What is Hawaii's state flower?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's the hibiscus flower!

  12. Which of these things is Idaho NOT famous for?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's NOT famous for its oranges!

  13. Which park in Illinois is home to Cloud Gate (aka the Bean)?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's in Millennium Park!

  14. Which sport is Indiana NOT known for?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's NOT famous for skiing!

  15. What is the capital city of Iowa?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's Des Moines!

  16. Which of these nicknames belongs to Kansas?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's the Sunflower State!

  17. Which of these states does Kentucky NOT border?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    Kentucky does NOT border New Jersey!

  18. Which animal is
    featured on the state flag of Louisiana?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's a pelican!

  19. Maine is the only state that shares its border with only one other state.
    What state does it border?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's New Hampshire!

  20. Which of these bays is located alongside Maryland?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's Chesapeake Bay!

  21. Which of these presidents was NOT from Massachusetts?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's Richard Nixon!

  22. How many of the Great Lakes does Michigan border?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It borders four!

  23. What is the capital city of Minnesota?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's St. Paul!

  24. Which of these nicknames belongs to Mississippi?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's the Magnolia State!

  25. Which famous landmark is located in Missouri?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's the St. Louis Arch!

  26. Fossilized dinosaur eggs and rich mineral deposits have given Montana this nickname:

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's the Treasure State!

  27. What is the capital city of Nebraska?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's Lincoln!

  28. What is a common nickname for Las Vegas?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's Sin City!

  29. The capital city of New Hampshire shares its name with a variety of which fruit?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's grape!

    The capital city of New Hampshire is Concord.

  30. Which city in New Jersey has the longest boardwalk in the world?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's Atlantic City!

  31. Which of these cities is NOT in New Mexico?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's Burbank!

  32. Which of these bridges is NOT in New York?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's the Golden Gate Bridge!

  33. What is the state bird of North Carolina?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's the cardinal!

  34. What is the capital city of North Dakota?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's Bismarck!

  35. Which of these nicknames belongs to Ohio?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's the Buckeye State!

  36. Which of these weather events is Oklahoma most known for?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's tornadoes!

  37. What is Oregon's state animal?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's a beaver!

  38. Which of these chocolate brands shares its name with a city in Pennsylvania?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's Hershey!

  39. Rhode Island is known for being the ______.

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's the smallest state!

  40. The city of Charleston, South Carolina, shares its name with a famous _____.

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's a dance style!

  41. Which famous landmark is located in South Dakota?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's Mount Rushmore!

  42. Which of these famous singers was born in Tennessee?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's Dolly Parton!

    She was born in Locust Ridge, Tennessee.

  43. Which popular soft drink was invented in Texas?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's Dr Pepper!

  44. Which of these events did Utah host in 2002?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It was the 2002 Winter Olympics!

  45. Vermont is the United States' largest producer of _____.

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's maple syrup!

  46. What is the capital city of Virginia?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's Richmond!

  47. Washington is the only state that was named after a _____.

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's president!

  48. Which of these famous songs mentions West Virginia in the first line?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's "Take Me Home, Country Roads" by John Denver!

  49. Which food is most commonly associated with Wisconsin?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's cheese!

  50. Which animal is featured on the Wyoming state flag?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's a bison!

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