US State General Knowledge #6 - Washington

Guess these Washington-related answers
The State of Washington, NOT Washington, D.C. !
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Politics
Capital
Olympia
Does Washington vote democratic or republican?
Democratic
Abbreviation
WA
Unofficial nickname
The Evergreen State
Demonym
Washingtonian
Governor
Jay Inslee
Attorney General, he stopped Executive Order 13769
Bob Ferguson
 
 
The Five Biggest Cities
684,451
Seattle
213,272
Spokane
207,948
Tacoma
172,860
Vancouver
139,820
Bellevue
 
 
History
Was part of.....from 1848 to 1853
Oregon Territory
Year of statehood
1889
 
 
Famous Companies from Washington
Technology company
Microsoft
Internet-based retailer
Amazon
Aircraft manufacturer founded here
Boeing
Luxury department stores
Nordstrom
Coffee company
Starbucks
 
 
Sports Teams
MLB team
Mariners
NFL team
Seahawks
MLS team
Sounders
 
 
Famous People
Nirvana
Kurt Cobain
Richest person on Earth
Bill Gates
"Greatest Guitarist of all Time"
Jimi Hendrix
"Thrift Shop" or "Can't Hold Us"
Macklemore
Mayor of "Family Guy"
Adam West
Where ^ grew up, very strange name for a city
Walla Walla
 
 
Geography
Famous sound
Puget Sound
Connects the above with the ocean
Strait of Juan de Fuca
How the two above are called now
Salish Sea
Major mountain range
Cascade Range
National Park on Olympic Peninsula
Olympic National Park
Highest peak in the above
Mount Olympus
Highest peak in whole Washington
Mount Rainier
Volcano erupted in 1980
Mount St. Helens
Bordering states
Idaho
Oregon
Bordering province
British Columbia
Longest river
Columbia River
Gravity dam on the ^
Grand Coulee
Famous landmark of the biggest city
Space Needle
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Sep 23, 2019
For an Idahoan, I feel that I did pretty well.