State Quiz - Washington

Can you guess these facts about the U.S. state of Washington?
Richest people as of September 2020
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Last updated: September 1, 2020
First submittedJuly 7, 2015
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State capital
Olympia
Most populous city
Seattle
Tallest mountain
Mount Rainier
Volcano that erupted in 1980
Mount St. Helens
Major mountain ranges
Cascade
Olympic
Longest river
Columbia
Oceanic inlet
Puget Sound
State nickname
The Evergreen State
State fruit
Apple
Two richest people in the state
(and also the world)
Jeff Bezos
Bill Gates
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Another name for Bigfoot
Sasquatch
What is a geoduck?
A type of clam
What are sockeye, coho,
and chinook?
Types of salmon
What are Vashon, Bainbridge,
and San Juan?
Islands
Company that owns the world's
largest building, in Everett
Boeing
Former grunge band led
by Kurt Cobain
Nirvana
Supernatural book series set
in Forks, Washington
Twilight
Beverage company that started
in Washington in 1971
(The original logo had nipples)
Starbucks
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Level 67
Nov 18, 2015
Bill Gates is no longer the world's richest man, Carlos Slim is now,
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Level 83
Apr 2, 2018
And now Bezos (though still appropriate for the quiz!).
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Level 59
Jan 16, 2019
Should update this quiz with Jeff Bezos as the Worlds Richest Man or change the clue to founder of Microsoft.
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Level 51
Mar 13, 2020
Yeah but many people have differing opinions about this; just put both of them.
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Level 66
Nov 19, 2015
Took me ages to figure out the specific answer to geoduck; the others were straightforward after living in Tacoma for better part of a decade...
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Level 73
Sep 5, 2019
Pronounced "gooey duck"
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Level 83
Sep 3, 2020
Sure, and with "Family Guy" now everyone knows how to pronounce "quahog" too.
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Level 54
Jul 23, 2017
100%, but I live here.
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Level 61
Jul 30, 2017
100% in 3:15 but I live here so.....
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Level 76
Jan 27, 2018
Consider allowing "mollusk" and "shellfish" for geoduck.
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Level 89
Nov 26, 2018
I kept typing different misspellings of "mollusk" thinking I was misspelling it myself. Then tried shellfish, took me a while to think of clam.
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Level 66
Mar 8, 2020
Bezos is now richer than Gates.
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Level 29
Mar 16, 2020
allow Saskwatch?
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Level 28
Jun 6, 2020
Not Gates anymore!
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Level 65
Aug 31, 2020
Bill Gates isn’t the richest man in the world anymore. It’s Jeff Bezos.
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Level 89
Sep 1, 2020
Shouldn't just "clam" be acceptable? You have to type in the whole phrase "a type of clam" to get the answer.
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Level 72
Sep 1, 2020
Please allow "clam" for "a type of clam". I typed in Clam, Bivalve, Mollusk, shellfish, invertebrate, all of which are valid answers to the current question.
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Level ∞
Sep 2, 2020
Fixed