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

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