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Massachusetts Trivia

Name these things associated with the state of Massachusetts.
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First submittedJuly 8, 2015
Last updatedJuly 8, 2015
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State capital
Boston
Oldest university
Harvard
Hook-shaped peninsula
Cape Cod
Ship that landed on Plymouth Rock
Mayflower
Religious group that founded
Massachusetts
Puritans
Pond where Thoreau sojourned
Walden Pond
Stadium with a green monster
Fenway Park
Witch trial city
Salem
Captain Ahab's island,
oft-mentioned in limericks
Nantucket
Family name of John, Robert,
Ted, and Rose
Kennedy
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State nickname
The Bay State
Mountain range in the west of the state
(part of the Appalachians)
Berkshires
Massachusetts was the first state
to legalize this, in 2004
Same-Sex Marriage
City famous for textile mills in the 1800's
Lowell
Candlepin is a variety of what?
Bowling
In Manhattan, it has tomatoes.
In New England it doesn't. What is it?
Clam Chowder
Island for rich people
Martha's Vineyard
Fill in the quote: My boy's ______ smaht
Wicked
Fruit that grows in a bog
Cranberries
Holiday first celebrated in 1621
Thanksgiving
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level 73
Jul 23, 2015
You misspelled chowdah
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level 72
Oct 28, 2015
And Hahvahd
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level 60
Jul 19, 2018
What about Mahtha's Vineyahd?
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level 76
Nov 19, 2015
Missed four. Should have gotten three of them, but had to look up "my boy's ___ smaht". Saw that movie years ago but had no idea about the quote.
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level 65
Nov 19, 2015
Too much Fallout 4 had me questioning a few answers...
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level 64
Jan 25, 2017
Me too - Children of Atom instead of Puritans! :o)
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level 54
Nov 20, 2015
I had never heard the "My boy's _____ smaht" one. I tried "friggin."
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level 61
Sep 7, 2019
It's from Good Will Hunting, but more generally, people from Boston love to use "wicked" as an adverb. You don't really hear that anywhere outside Boston and the surrounding areas.
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level 61
Nov 20, 2015
Salem witch trials were not Oregon?
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level 54
Nov 23, 2015
The Salem witch trials were in 1692-1693. Oregon would not be settled by Europeans for another century or so.
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level 72
Jul 4, 2018
His comment up here, your head way down here.
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level 59
Nov 20, 2015
Please make the comma bigger. I don't know any limericks about Captain Ahab. "Captain Ahab's island, oft-mentioned in limericks" J/K. My prescription ran out :D
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level 67
Feb 19, 2017
There once was a man from Nantucket Who kept all his cash in a bucket. But his daughter named Nan Ran away with a man. And as for the bucket? Nantucket.
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level 72
Jul 4, 2018
There are two other two-word phrases that rhyme with the end of Nantucket in 99.99% of those limericks.
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level 24
Dec 27, 2015
Great quiz! Here's the link to the RI trivia quiz! http://www.jetpunk.com/user-quizzes/166027/rhode-island-trivia-quiz