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

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