The Only State...

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Can you name the only US state...?

Updated Aug 4, 2012

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Exceptional QualityStateExtra Trivia border the Canadian province of New Brunswick? have multiple native sons immortalized atop Mount Rushmore?
...named after a German-born monarch?
...never to cast an electoral vote for Ronald Reagan? have a county where a plurality of citizens report their primary ancestry as Polish? contain more than one Ivy League school?
...whose legal right to statehood was brought before the Supreme Court?
...whose two biggest cities have lent their names to a Tony-winning musical and an Oscar-winning film, respectively? have territory in the Eastern Hemisphere?
...with different designs on either side of its State Flag?
...where less than 26% of its citizens identify themselves as White/Caucasian? have a Unicameral Legislature? be represented by an African-American Senator prior to the 20th Century?
...whose name appears in another state's most populous city? insist upon statewide female suffrage as a requirement for its entry into the Union? include a noncontiguous parcel of land completely surrounded by two other states?
...whose postal abbreviation consists of two vowels? be admitted to the Union under a President Roosevelt? lie entirely above 1,000 meters elevation?
...whose three largest cities begin with the same letter? have a lighthouse that stands over 60 meters high? have a higher population density than Puerto Rico?
...whose name has no letters in common with that of its capital?
...that allows residents to vote from outer space? have two Federal Reserve Banks?
Exceptional QualityStateExtra Trivia
...whose official State Motto is in Spanish? produce two US Presidents whose sons also became Presidents?
...whose median age is under 30 years old? have a state-owned bank?
...with a community-owned major league professional sports team?
...with a modern city founded by European colonists prior to 1600?
...where prostitution is legal?
...that has 'parishes' instead of counties?
...without a McDonalds within the borders of its state capital? host three modern Olympic Games?
...with an automobile on its commemorative State Quarter?
...without commercial air service?
...whose official name is more than four words long?
...whose current State Capitol building predates the revolution? which diamonds are mined? border more than two Great Lakes? have divorce laws written into its Constitution?
...with a state capital of over a million people?
...with a state-wide ban on the carrying of concealed firearms?
...whose official state seal is not circular? which the Northern half is in a different time zone than the Southern half?
...that has no law requiring seatbelts for adults in automobiles?
...where a nuclear weapon was exploded prior to the bombing of Japan? be named after an American? host a Confederate President's inauguration?

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