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The Florida Quiz

General questions about the state of Florida
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Last updated: June 8, 2015
First submittedMay 28, 2015
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What is the Capital of Florida?
Tallahassee
What is the biggest city?
Jacksonville
Contrary to perception, Walt Disney property is not in Orlando but in which city?
Kissimmee
In 1513, Ponce de León discovered Florida, what was he looking for?
The Fountain of Youth
What year did Florida become a state?
1845
What NBA team is in Orlando?
Magic
What NHL team is in Tampa?
Lightning
What MLB team is in Miami?
Marlins
WHat NFL team is in Jacksonville?
Jaguars
What is the most well known NASCAR race annually?
Daytona 500
How many professional sports teams does Florida have in all (NFL, NBA, NHL, MLB, AFL, MLS)
13
Who is the Governor in Florida in 2015?
An Idiot
What are the chain of islands located below Miami known as
The Florida Keys
What is the largest lake in the state?
Lake Okeechobee
What body of water washes up on Florida's east coast?
Atlantic Ocean
What body of water borders the west?
Gulf of Mexico
What island nation is 90 miles away from Florida's southernmost point?
Cuba
As of a 2012 cencus, how many Florida cities had a population of more than 100,000?
21
Florida is home to the oldest city in the United States, name the city?
St. Augustine
What is the name of the large fort in the above city? ^^^
Castillo de San Marcos
What is Florida's and the "Worlds Most Famous Beach"?
Daytona Beach
Which beach is known as the "shark bite capital of the world"
New Smyrna Beach
What annual event occours at the beginning of March every year in Daytona Beach?
Bike Week/ Spring Break
Which city is the lightning capital of the world?
Tampa/ Clearwater
___ ____ has the highest average temperature in the United States.
Key West
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May 28, 2015
You misspelled Tallahassee. I thought the Orange Bowl was the most well known sporting event.