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

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