State Quiz - South Dakota

Can you guess these facts about the U.S. state of South Dakota?
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Last updated: September 10, 2020
First submittedJuly 30, 2015
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Capital city
Pierre
Most populous city
Sioux Falls
Mountain with four Presidents
carved in its face
Mount Rushmore
Area that had a gold rush
Black Hills
Lakota warrior; subject of a gigantic
uncompleted sculpture
Crazy Horse
Drug store advertised for hundreds
of miles in every direction
Wall Drug
Mitchell is home to this "palace"
Corn Palace
River that divides the state in two
Missouri
"Bury my heart" at this Native American
massacre site
Wounded Knee
Type of rodent that "kisses"
Prairie Dog
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What are Ponderosas and
Lodgepoles?
Pine Trees
National parks
Badlands
Wind Cave
These people rally at Sturgis
Bikers
Frontier mining town;
subject of an HBO series
Deadwood
Biggest city in Western S.D.
Rapid City
Last name of Wild Bill
Hickok
Former NBC news anchor
who grew up in S.D.
Tom Brokaw
Official sport - yeehaw!
Rodeo
State animal (hint: a canine)
Coyote
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Level 89
Jul 30, 2015
Sioux City is in Iowa. The biggest city in South Dakota is Sioux Falls.
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Level ∞
Jul 31, 2015
D'oh! Fixed.
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Level 60
Dec 25, 2015
OK quiz, but too centered on the western part of the state and tourist activities.
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Level 83
Mar 6, 2017
I grew up in northeastern South Dakota, and let's face it, most of the things that would be on a quiz like this are in the western part of the state.
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Level 30
Apr 28, 2017
there isn't much to talk about other than the things in the western part of the state
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Level 78
Dec 25, 2015
Nothing on Laura Ingalls Wilder or DeSmet?
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Level 34
Jun 11, 2016
Finally a famous quiz about my home state! Would love to see a biggest cities quiz too!
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Level 71
Jan 12, 2018
Harley riders? Motorcyclists? Bikers? Tried 'em all...Sturgis is a blast, can't wait to ride the 2000 one-way miles to go back again.
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Level 71
Jan 12, 2018
Maybe I missed 'bikers' but I swear I typed it in
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Level 81
Aug 2, 2018
Bikers works, but only plural.
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Level 80
Sep 10, 2020
Is South Dakota famous for its lodgepole pines?
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Level 78
Sep 10, 2020
Cresting a hill in Custer State Park and slowly driving through a herd of a hundred bison was spectacular. I'd have to agree with Roger Miller. Rollerskating in that setting did not seem like a good idea.