Uniquely Distinct States

Random Geography or state Quiz

Can you name the states with the following unique distinctions?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

 plays        
How to Play
What is the...StateNotes
Only state with a government-run bank
State with the highest percentage of its population to self-identify as having 'American ancestry'
State with the highest tax revenue as a percentage of average personal income
Only state with an official motto derived from a Native American language
First state to ratify the U.S. Constitution
Only state that has had its two-letter postal abbreviation changed
First state admitted after ratification of the Bill of Rights
Most populous state without a university in U.S. News and World Report's Top 100
First state to legalize same-sex marriage
First state to elect a woman governor
Least populous state on the Mexican border
Only state to suffer deaths caused by enemy attack on the U.S. mainland during World War II
Last state to repeal Prohibition
Only state with no natural lakes
State with the longest average commute
What is the...StateNotes
Only state where prostitution is legal
State with the most U.S. congressional districts
Most populous landlocked state
Last state created via separation from another state
Largest state without at least one Indian reservation
Only state with a non-rectangular flag
State with the lowest peak elevation
Largest state at the end of the American Revolutionary War
Smallest state between the Mississippi River and the Pacific coast
State with the largest portion of its area as water
Last state to be readmitted to the Union after the Civil War
Most populous state without an active commercial international air connection
State with the highest percentage of its population living in cities
Only state with two official languages
State with the longest constitutional name

Friend Scores


  Player Best Score Plays Last Played
You You haven't played this game yet.

You Might Also Like...

Extras