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Want to know all about the official (and unofficial) U.S. state birds, abbreviations, flowers, nicknames, mottos, trees, and other symbols? Well, you've come to the right place.
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1 Official State Vegetables
Any trivia novice should know the state capitals. A trivia expert might know the state flowers. But are you ready to take the ULTIMATE TRIVIA CHALLENGE? Do you know your state vegetables? (Generous clues are provided within each question.)
Average
10 Q
uglybird
Feb 26 04
10125 plays
2 State Nicknames With a Twist
This highly educational quiz tests your knowledge of state nicknames in very fun and novel ways. Good luck!
Very Difficult
15 Q
mikej941
Jul 16 04
8952 plays
3 What Does That U.S. State Name Mean?
Ten U.S. states whose names weren't recycled from Europe. Good luck!
Average
10 Q
wjames
Jan 13 14
546 plays
4 Geographical Nicknames
Many states and cities have unique nicknames. This is a quiz about the nicknames of various places in the United States. How many do you know?
Average
10 Q
daver852
Sep 09 13
819 plays
5 Location Mapping: Which US State Is It?
Welcome! I am going to provide you with four facts for each US state. Using those facts, it is up to you to determine what state I am referring to. Lets see how well you know your US states. Good luck!
Easy
10 Q
MrCheesecake
Apr 11 11
3267 plays
6 Dogs Make For Cool Symbols
Interestingly enough, some of the states in the US have certain breeds of dogs as state symbols! Do you know these ten?
Tough
10 Q
salami_swami
Nov 07 13
621 plays
7 U.S. State Birds
I will give you the name of the state and you tell me the bird for that state.
Easy
10 Q
Joe9
Sep 14 09
1686 plays
8 US Cities, Towns, and Village Sobriquets
Small cities and towns try to promote their economy by having a nickname or sobriquet. Here are a number of nicknames that you need to attach to a small city or town.
Average
10 Q
Rehaberpro
Sep 05 10
855 plays
9 State Abbreviations
I'll give you the name of a U.S. state, and you give me the postal abbreviation.
Easy
15 Q
wild_gal_17
May 02 01
22005 plays
10 US Cities, Towns, and Village Sobriquets 4
Small cities and towns try to promote their economy by having a nickname or sobriquet. Here are a number of nicknames that you need to attach to a small city or town.
Average
10 Q
Rehaberpro
Oct 04 10
651 plays
11 United States Nick-Names
This quiz will test your knowledge of the United States. I will give you a state nick-name and you must tell me which state it belongs to.
Average
10 Q
burstingsmile
Apr 15 02
11916 plays
12 State Symbols Part One
I will give you the State Tree, State Flower, and State Bird, as well as some unusual symbol(s). Can you select the correct state?
Average
25 Q
kitipurr
Jan 24 01
3057 plays
13 US Cities, Towns, and Village Sobriquets 2
Communities try to promote their economy by having a nickname or sobriquet. Here are a number of nicknames that you need to attach to a city, town, or village.
Average
10 Q
Rehaberpro
Sep 08 10
585 plays
14 This State's Nickname Is What?
You probably know or have heard of the most common U.S. state nicknames. Some of the lesser known, however, are rather strange. Hopefully, you will be as amazed and amused as I am once you have taken this quiz.
Tough
10 Q
MadMartha
May 06 10
1776 plays
15 USA - State Name Origins
Do you know how any of the names for the States of USA originated? I have taken this information from 'The World Almanac'.
Average
10 Q
alley-cat
Sep 27 00
6282 plays
16 State Symbols Part Two
I will give you the State Tree, State Flower, and State Bird, as well as some unusual symbol(s). Can you select the correct state?
Average
25 Q
kitipurr
Jan 24 01
2715 plays
17 Identify the State by its State Bird
A 'bird' quiz.......Match the state(s) with their bird. chirp-chirp.....Have fun with it
Average
10 Q
trivialtype
Feb 20 00
4032 plays
18 U.S. States and Their Nicknames
Match the state with their nickname.
Average
10 Q
mcfan321
Nov 19 00
9630 plays
19 T Is for Texas, Tennessee, Tampa and Terre Haute
Think thoroughly; then take this test - T's throughout the US.
Tough
10 Q
logcrawler
Mar 11 13
420 plays
20 U.S. States: Capitals, State Mottos, Nickname
Good Luck! :)
Tough
15 Q
silvercoat
Dec 21 00
8256 plays
21 US State Mottos
Mottos of various states of the United States. The quiz is a tricky one, unless you know the states very well. Good luck ...
Difficult
20 Q
trivialtype
Feb 18 00
4386 plays
22 State Trees 1
Did you like the state flowers quiz? This one is similar, but focuses on trees.
Average
10 Q
dicentra
Mar 23 02
1803 plays
23 American States
This quiz is about state nicknames, state birds, etc. Enjoy! Tell me how you like it.
Tough
10 Q
lilmami
Apr 11 00
4923 plays
24 Exploring the Origins of State Names
How much do you know about the origins of the names of U.S. states? I learned a lot while writing this quiz, and I hope you will learn something interesting when you take it.
Difficult
20 Q
chessart
Oct 27 01
2082 plays
25 State Flowers
In this quiz I will give you the name of the flower and you have to tell me which state it belongs to. Have fun!
Tough
10 Q
JuniorTheJaws
Aug 11 01
2484 plays
26 American Nicknames
Many cities, states, and other places in the United States have nicknames. See how many of them you know.
Difficult
10 Q
bullymom
Jun 18 02
3591 plays
27 US Cities, Towns, Village Sobriquets 3
Communities try to promote their economy by having a nickname or sobriquet. Here are a number of nicknames that you need to attach to a city, town, or village in the US.
Tough
10 Q
Rehaberpro
Sep 26 10
387 plays
28 State Tree Emblems
A nice quiz testing you knowledge on state trees.
Average
10 Q
jericho_516
Nov 06 01
1596 plays
29 More State Names
Here's more useless trivia on the origins of state names. My apologies to any Native Americans out there. I've used the word Indian because it was shorter to type.
Very Difficult
10 Q
Ripsmom
May 28 02
2583 plays
30 The State of Insects These Days
Most states in the United States have designated state insects. Some have more than one "bug" in different categories. How much do you know about them?
Average
10 Q
Toneman52
Feb 22 12
213 plays
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Last Updated Jan 18 14 11:20 PM

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