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

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