Statistics for U.S. State General Knowledge #3 - Alaska

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  • The average score is 30 of 53

Answer Stats

Hint Answer % Correct
CapitalJuneau
100%
Ranking of the 50 states (area)1st
100%
AbbreviationAK
100%
Bordering bodies of water{Pacific} Ocean
95%
BearsBrown Bear
95%
The Americans bought Alaska from whom in 1867?the Russians
95%
Neighboring countryCanada
89%
31,644Fairbanks
89%
"Hockey Mom" nominated as John McCain's VP in 2008Sarah Palin
89%
294,356Anchorage
84%
It is the only state in which you can regularly see these natural lightsNorthern Lights
84%
Bordering bodies of water{Arctic} Ocean
84%
Other word: Killer whaleOrca
84%
The old name of this mountainMount McKinley
84%
National animal of the United StatesBald Eagle
84%
Highest mountainDenali
84%
Other word: BuffaloBison
79%
In 1896, miners in Klondike discovered this rare elementGold
79%
Bordering bodies of water{Bering} Sea
79%
BearsBlack Bear
79%
BearsPolar Bear
79%
Ranking of the 50 states (population)48th
79%
Year of admission to the Union1959
63%
Official nicknameThe Last Frontier
63%
Bordering bodies of waterGulf of {Alaska}
63%
Long island chain on the Ring of Fire{Aleutian} Islands
63%
These native people inhabit Alaska for more than 500 yearsInuit
63%
Range where ^ located{Alaska} Range
63%
City where ^ endsNome
58%
Annual long-distance sled dog race runIditarod Trail
Sled Dog Race
53%
Ship that spilled crude oil in 1989Exxon Valdez
53%
Northernmost city in the United StatesBarrow
47%
Biggest island{Kodiak} Island
47%
Other word: ReindeerCaribou
42%
8,689Sitka
42%
In 1964, the Good Friday ___ happenedEarthquake
37%
10,151Wasilla
37%
Longest river{Yukon} River
32%
Alaska is administratively divided into ...Boroughs
32%
A military stay in Alaska influenced this painter (The Joy of Painting) a lotBob Ross
21%
U.S. Senator for Alaska (R)Lisa Murkowski
21%
U.S. Senator for Alaska (R)Dan Sullivan
16%
Bordering bodies of water{Beaufort} Sea
16%
Governor (I)Bill Walker
16%
He is the longest-serving House memberDon Young
16%
This husky led the final leg of the 1925 serum run to NomeBalto
16%
State mottoNorth to the Future
11%
He led the Philadelphia Phillies to the World Series in 1993Curt Schilling
11%
Largest lake{Iliamna} Lake
11%
The town of Talkeetna had this type of mayor from 1997 to 2017a Feline Mayor
11%
This cowboy and gambler built a saloon in NomeWyatt Earp
5%
Founder and critic of WikipediaLarry Sanger
0%

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