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Trivia Quiz - U.S.A. - State Nicknames

A trivia quiz on US state nicknames.

Quiz Number: 4134
Date Submitted: October 30, 2011
Quiz Categories: American Culture, U.S. States
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: patrickryan
Average Score: 66.5 percent
Times Taken: 327 times
Taken by Registered Users: 13

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1. Alaska has a few nicknames; which is one?
  A.   Land of the Midnight Sun
  B.   Frozen Wilderness
  C.   The Golden State
  D.   Oil Slick State

2. Arizona has a nickname referring to mineral wealth; what is the nickname?
  A.   The Talc State
  B.   The Copper State
  C.   The Golden State
  D.   The Coal Control

3. Arkansas is often called The ________ State, for its wildlife habitat.
  A.   Land of a Thousand Lakes
  B.   Natural
  C.   Hunter's
  D.   Fisherman's

4. This State is called The Golden State, going back to its modern development That was spurred by the discovery of gold in the 19th century and the golden poppies that grow each spring. . .
  A.   Alaska
  B.   California
  C.   Nevada
  D.   Colorado

5. This state is called the Centennial State, because it became a state in 1876, 100 years after the Declaration of Independence.
  A.   Arkansas
  B.   Colorado
  C.   Arizona
  D.   Wyoming

6. Because this state was the first to author a written Constition, this state is often called the Constitution State.
  A.   Massachusetts
  B.   New Hampshire
  C.   Delaware
  D.   Connecticut

7. Delaware is called The ________ State because it was the first to ratify the US Constitution.
  A.   The Constitution State
  B.   The First State
  C.   The Declaration State
  D.   The Defender State

8. Florida remarks on its weather by declaring itself The __________ State on billboards and license plates.
  A.   Hurricane
  B.   Glorious Day
  C.   Sunshine
  D.   Summertime

9. The quality of the fruit grown in this state is the derivation of her nickname.
  A.   Florida
  B.   Texas
  C.   Louisiana
  D.   Georgia

10. This state says hello and goodbye as its motto!
  A.   Texas
  B.   Arizona
  C.   New Mexico
  D.   Hawaii®   

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