US State General Knowledge #7 - Idaho

Guess these facts about Idaho
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Politics
Capital
Boise
Does Idaho vote democratic or republican?
Republican
Abbreviation
ID
Nickname
The Gem State
Demonym
Idahoan
 
 
Five Biggest Cities
210,281
Boise
90,739
Meridian
89,839
Nampa
59,184
Idaho Falls
54,441
Pocatello
 
 
History
Which two explorers entered Idaho in 1805?
Meriwether Lewis
William Clark
Indians, the French word means "pierced nose"
Nez Perce
Oldest building in Idaho
Cataldo Mission
Year of statehood
1890
Geography
Most populous county
Ada County
Major city in northern Idaho
Coeur d'Alene
First city to be lit by electricity generated by nuclear power
Arco
Neighboring states
Montana
Nevada
Oregon
Utah
Washington
Wyoming
Bordering province
British Columbia
Longest river
Snake River
Deepest gorge in the United States
Hells Canyon
Highest peak
Borah Peak
National Park located a bit in this state
Yellowstone
 
 
Other Places
Falls called sometimes "Niagara of the West"
Shoshone Falls
Great lava fields
Craters of the Moon
Museum devoted to a crop
Idaho Potato Museum
 
 
Famous Idahoans
 
 
Other Fun Stuff about Idaho
 
 
 
 
+1
Level 68
Sep 23, 2019
Shoshone Falls! I typed in every other falls in the darn state. I guess I'm just a lapsed Idahoian. ;)