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1. We will start off visiting one of the smaller towns of America. Many places in West Virginia have historical markers connected with George Washington, the United States' first president. Which town was founded by the youngest full brother of George Washington?
2. Next we have a town that is dynamite! It is known as "a living memorial of World War I". Which of these towns was named after an explosive chemical, and was an area for manufacturing explosives during World War I?
3. Not all American towns have a peaceful history. This little town is at the southern end of the Mountain State, close to the Virginia border. Which of these towns was named after an area where there was conflict between Native Americans and the early settlers?
4. West Virginia has some unique Native American landmarks. Now we are going to a town that is named after one of the largest burial mounds in the United States. Which of these towns has a burial mound that was built by Native Americans of the Adena culture?
5. Pick up your hiking boots! It is time to look at some of the Mountain State's natural treasures! Our first particular summit can be found among the Allegheny Mountains, and has a forest of evergreen trees at its top. Which of these mountains is the highest land point in the Mountain State?
6. Several of the Mountain State's mountains have many interesting names. This rugged ridge is also in the Allegheny Mountains, and was an area of heavy logging industry. Which of these mountains used to be home to the largest red spruce forest south of the state of Maine?
7. Be careful and watch your step! You wouldn't want to fall off of this cliff! This rocky land point has a sandstone ledge and a 62 foot downhill cascade. Which of these is the giant waterfall that is created by the Blackwater River and flows into the Canaan Valley and a nearby canyon?
8. Grab your soap and water bottle! Our next stop is a town named after a popular spa city in Great Britain! In its history it has attracted many visitors, including George Washington and James Rumsey. Which of these towns is famous for its mineral springs and has hosted an international water tasting contest?
9. Now let's take a look at one of the Mountain State's more metropolitan areas. This city is located in the northern panhandle of the Mountain State, nestled among the hills of the Ohio River valley. Which of these is the city "forged by steel", and was named after a steel mill when four towns merged together?
10. We will end our journey at this historical spot. Located on the side of the Elk and Kanawha rivers, this particular city was nicknamed "the most northern city of the South and the most southern city of the North". Which of these cities is the Mountain State's beloved capital?
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