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Name the State

This is a quiz of how states were given their names.


 

Quiz ID:#392
Fun:** (1.97)
Difficulty:*** (2.66)
Category:Geography > United States
Created By:aresII*us******

 

 

 



#1   The Spanish word for "colored red" is the name of this state.

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#2   What state means "flowery Easter"?







#3   "Homeland" is the meaning of which state?






#4   Indiana was so named by settlers because, at the time, the region was heavily populated by Native Americans, or "Indians".




#5   What does "Ohio" mean?







#6   This state means "snow clad".






#7   This state's name means "upper" or "higher".

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#8   Which state means "south wind people"?






#9   What is the Spanish name for the territory north of the Rio Grande?

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#10   Missouri means "broad water".




 

 


   



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