United States Geography Quiz #6Printable United States Geography Trivia Questions
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Georgian Bay is at the northernmost part of which Great Lake?
Huron - Georgian Bay is nearly 80 percent the size of Lake Ontario.
Identify which of the following US States has the largest area.
a. North Dakota
Wyoming - Wyoming is the tenth largest state by area.
Mount Shishaldin, an active volcano, lies in which US State?
Alaska - Mount Shishaldin has had numerous recorded eruptions during the 19th and 20th centuries.
The Mississippi River forms much of which border of Arkansas?
Eastern - The capital and most populous city in Arkansas is Little Rock.
Which of these states has a coastline on the Atlantic Ocean?
d. New Mexico
Alabama - Alabama is dubbed the Yellowhammer State, after its state bird.
Which state is known as the "Mountain State"?
d. West Virginia
West Virginia - West Virginia is known for its mountains and rolling hills.
"Woodlawn Cemetery" and "Van Cortlandt Park" are found in which Borough of New York?
d. The Bronx
The Bronx - The Bronx is the northernmost of the five boroughs of New York City.
The "Apple Blossom" is the state flower of which US State?
Arkansas - The capital of Arkansas (and most populous city) is Little Rock.
"Bay City" and "Saugeen Shores" lie on which Great Lake?
Huron - The main inlet for Lake Huron is the St. Mary's River.
"Death Valley" is the lowest point in which US State?
California - California is the most populous state in the US.
How many US States begin with the letter A?
4 - The states are Alaska, Alabama, Arizona and Arkansas.
In which state does the "Petrified Forest" lie?
Arizona - Named for its large deposits of petrified wood.
Of the following, which US City has the highest population?
b. San Diego
c. San Antonio
Chicago - Chicago is the third-most populous city in the United States.
Which of these American Rivers is longer than the others?
b. Rio Grande
Missouri - The Missouri River is the longest river in North America.
The "Pawtuckaway Mountains" are located in which US State?
a. New Hampshire
b. New Mexico
New Hampshire - The Pawtuckaway Mountain are fairly small (North Mtn. 1011 ft., South Mtn. 908 ft. and Middle Mtn. 860 ft.)
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