State Quiz - Indiana

Can you guess these facts about the U.S. state of Indiana?
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Last updated: September 3, 2020
First submittedJuly 6, 2015
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Capital of Indiana
Indianapolis
Second biggest city
Fort Wayne
A person from Indiana is called a ...
Hoosier
Biggest lake bordering Indiana
Lake Michigan
River on the southern border
Ohio River
University in West Lafayette
Purdue
University in South Bend
Notre Dame
State motto
Crossroads of America
Singer of the songs "Small Town" and "Jack and Diane"
John Mellencamp
City in Indiana which shares its name with an island from a Beach Boys song
Kokomo
Michael Jackson's hometown
Gary
Basketball legend from the town of French Lick
Larry Bird
What Orville Redenbacher was famous for
Popcorn
Sitcom, starring Amy Poehler, set in Indiana
Parks and Recreation
City home to the main campus of Indiana University
Bloomington
Author of "Slaughterhouse-Five" and "Slapstick"
Kurt Vonnegut
Famous auto race held since 1911
The Indianapolis 500
Six U.S. Vice Presidents were born in Indiana. Name the two most recent.
Mike Pence
Dan Quayle
Comic strip created by Indiana native Jim Davis
Garfield
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Level 90
Jul 7, 2015
Can we get love for 'Indy 500?' We just had to spell out the city two answers before, and my fingers are lazy...
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Level ∞
Jul 7, 2015
That will work now.
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Level 38
Dec 15, 2015
Love this quiz. A a Hoosier myself, I had trouble with a couple of the questions. Really good quiz
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Level 65
Dec 15, 2015
As a Louisvillian...learn how to drive!
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Level 62
Sep 3, 2020
As a Southern Indiana Hoosier, wrong-way drivers on one ways and other egregious driving mistakes are 83% (ode to Barney Stinson) KY license plates.
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Level 57
Dec 15, 2015
I have lived in Indiana my entire life and I have never heard that expression about the weather.
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Level 73
Jan 17, 2021
What expression about the weather?
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Level 71
Dec 16, 2015
The story (possibly apocryphal) is that when Indiana held a contest to choose a new license plate slogan, some wit submitted "Indiana: bring something to do."
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Level 80
Jun 17, 2016
Indie 500?
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Level 84
Aug 2, 2018
Sounds like yet another film festival.
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Level 85
Feb 1, 2021
Or a music festival.
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Level 72
Feb 2, 2021
Indy 500 worked.
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Level 82
Apr 28, 2019
Ashamed to have forgotten the answer to the seasons question, having lived most of my life in the Midwest (where pretty much every state uses a variation of that saying).
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Level 52
Feb 1, 2021
Nothing about the bill that would allow you to only eat 3.2 pieces of pie? Or something like that...
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Level 74
Feb 1, 2021
I've never thought that being a Hoosier was ever really that special, but 100 percenting this quiz without at all trying is pretty nice. Now I just have to struggle through the other 49 state quizzes lol
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Level 60
Feb 1, 2021
you should mention stranger things
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Level 70
Feb 1, 2021
please no
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Level 67
Feb 1, 2021
This one's tougher then most of the other states quizzes so far (in my opinion anyways)
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Level 55
Feb 3, 2021
For me, it had way too much pop culturey stuff that I’ve never heard of or never would’ve guessed. I like the ones with more history & geography.
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Level 70
Feb 1, 2021
I gotta read more carefully. I was going back through all the Presidents to find the ones born in Indiana and made it all the way back to the founding fathers before I realized it was asking for Vice Presidents. It did get me Garfield ahead of time, though.
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Level 43
Feb 2, 2021
lol I live in Indiana and only got a 45%