Name at Place: United States
If you took a small boat 50 miles west of Haiti, what tiny place would you find?
Hint: Few have heard of this “lost island.”
Name the world’s second largest lake.
Hint: This lake has a shoreline in the United States and a shoreline in Canada.
Name the river that runs from Otsego Lake to Chesapeake Bay in Maryland.
Hint: Otsego Lake is in Cooperstown, New York.
Name the place that recorded the highest temperature to date—134˚F—in the United States.
Volcano Springs, Calif.
Death Valley, Calif.
Hint: This spot also boasts the lowest point in the Americas.
At 412 billion gallons, this reservoir is the largest man-made reservoir in the world that is devoted solely to water supply.
Quabbin in Massachusetts
Lake Mead in Nevada and Arizona
Lake Shasta in California
HInt: The towns of Dana, Enfield, Greenwich, and Prescott were evacuated and submerged as part of the process to establish this reservoir.
Name the state that has the most national forests.
Hint: Tahoe National Forest is one of 20 national forests in this state.
Name the five states that are part of the Ring of Fire.
Alaska, Washington, Oregon, California, Arizona
Oregon, Washington, California, Alaska, Hawaii
Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida
Hint: The Ring of Fire is the linear zone of seismic and volcanic activity that coincides in general with the margins of the Pacific Plate.
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