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Around America in Limerick Form

Created by snediger

Fun Trivia : Quizzes : USA - Specific Regions
Around America in Limerick Form game quiz
"Now try my "States Quiz" on Fun Trivia / In limerick form I will give-i-ya / I know I'm no bard / And don't think too hard / I don't want to have to re-viv-i-ya! (And I won't mention "the man from Nantucket"!) "

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1. I once was a rich sovereign land;
A fact which Dole, Inc. couldn't stand.
So they made quite a scene,
And ran out my queen,
Now tourists enjoy surf and sand.
(Which state am I talking about?)
    Alaska
    California
    Hawaii
    Florida


2. The Spaniards gave me my name:
They saw flowers and green when they came.
An Indian chief,
Osceola, went deep
Into swamps and refused to be tamed.
(Which state would this describe?)
    Hawaii
    Alabama
    Louisiana
    Florida


3. An original Brit colony,
Now a heck of a Blue State, you see;
The "most unionized" workforce,
Says C.I.O. web source.
My capital's called Albany.
(Which state would this describe?)
    Florida
    Pennsylvania
    New York
    Maine


4. My syrup of maple tastes great;
Ethan Allen would swear it first-rate.
Outsiders recall
My bright colors in fall;
See Montpelier before it's too late.
(Which state am I describing?)
    Washington
    California
    Florida
    Vermont


5. Hyannis Port, Cape Cod and Back Bay,
And Worcester. Those Bosox DO play!
On my coast, near and far;
You'll never hear "r,"
It's Hah-vad! That's what they say!
(Which state am I talking about here?)
    Georgia
    Massachusetts
    Nevada
    Montana


6. Pirates no longer sail up Three Rivers;
Valley Forge gave old George the shivers.
Famed steel girders they forge,
And on cheese steak they gorge;
Want cho-co-late? One town delivers!
(Which state am I describing?)
    Minnesota
    Pennsylvania
    South Dakota
    Wisconsin


7. It was known for its cotton; Yee-haw!
Cattle, cowboys so quick on the draw;
Then Spindletop blew
And oil industries grew.
They had "Rangers" to handle the law.
(Which state is described here?)
    Louisiana
    Kansas
    Nevada
    Texas


8. A world-famous "nation" we share
With America: Stephen Colbert!
Yet we're still proud to be
First in "Confederacy"
'Bout Dixie we can't help but care.
(Which state would this be?)
    Georgia
    New Jersey
    South Carolina
    New York


9. Some call me the Golden State;
And golden's the hue of my "gate".
Sutter's Mill had the gold,
And yet, truth be told,
The Silver Screen's fame was my fate.
(Which state does this ditty describe?)
    New York
    California
    Texas
    Nevada


10. "Sin City," our most famous venue,
Sticks out in your mem'ry, but when you
Take in Burning Man,
Our snow, trees and sand,
You remember there's more on the menu!
(Which state fits this ditty?)
    Utah
    Alabama
    Colorado
    Nevada


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Compiled Jun 28 12