Which U.S. river is the longest?
Hint: This river’s start is Lake Itasca.
Which is the only state that does not have land designated as a national park?
Hint: This state entered the union Dec. 7, 1787.
What are Lion, Lioness, Little Cub, and Big Cub?
waterfalls in Hawaii
geysers in Yellowstone National Park
lakes in Minnesota
Hint: They are found in a volcanic region.
What “line” separates eastward-flowing and westward-flowing waters?
Hint: It runs through the Rocky Mountains.
State nicknames often reflect a particular characteristic. Which state is dubbed the Land Where the Tall Corn Grows?
Hint: The most official nickname of this state is the Hawkeye State.
Which U.S. coastline has the greatest length?
Hint: Don’t forget Alaska and Hawaii!
Which one of these is NOT one of America’s 17 World Heritage Sites?
Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site, Ill.
Olympic National Park, Wash.
Cape Cod National Seashore
Hint: You can sample cranberries while you are here.
Which state has the largest water area?
Hint: This state also boasts the highest total land area.
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