Geography Quiz / State Claims to Fame

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Can you name the possibly unusual claims to fame for each state?

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Claim to FameState
More miles of freeway per capita than any other metro area with >1M residents
Largest grizzly bear population in the lower 48 states
Highest median household income
Most ghost towns
Highest payment from the state for installing solar panels on the roof of a house
Has the largest Gingko farm
Most public golf courses
Largest economy and the most UFO sightings per year
Most usable hot springs
Grows the most sunflowers
Highest rate of gang membership
Most windy land area
Produces more than 90% of the domestic crawfish crop
Contains the largest city in the country
Produces the most corn
Most man-made lakes
Produces the most sweet potatoes
Home of the best high school in the nation
Produces the most commercial red meat
Houses the largest historical district
Contains the largest shopping mall
Houses the site where the largest amount of gold is stored (in the world)
Produces the most rice
Home of the Sioux Nation
Lowest rate of incarceration
Claim to FameState
Produces the most wheat
Has the most mountain ranges
Highest rate of alcohol use
Highest literacy rate
Highest percentage of non-religious people
Most expensive electricity
Produces the most copper
Most species of wildlife in rivers than any other state
#1 in beer production
Most generous, based on charitable donations vs. income
Highest number of suicides per capita and the lowest state and local taxes
Highest use of gasoline per capita
#1 in speeding tickets
Contains the county that contains the most horses per capita
Has the amusement park that attracts the most visitors yearly
Houses the nation’s leading producer of building limestone
Smartest state
Highest percentage of adults 65 and older who have had all of their natural teeth removed
Greatest percentage of total population of Ph.D. scientists and engineers
#1 in overall well-being of citizens
Most deer/automobile collisions
#1 in Swiss cheese production
Oldest state capitol in which a legislature still meets in its original chambers
Most licensed cheese makers
Has the oldest continuously used public building in the United States

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