US State General Knowledge #8 - Utah

Guess these facts from Utah
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Politics
Capital
Salt Lake City
Is Utah a Swing State?
No
Abbreviation
UT
Nickname
Beehive State
Demonym
Utahn
Time zone
Mountain
 
 
Five Biggest Cities
186,440
Salt Lake City
129,480
West Valley City
112,488
Provo
103,712
West Jordan
88,328
Orem
 
 
History
Year of statehood
1896
He said: "This is the place"
Brigham Young
Utah has the highest percentage of this religious group
Mormons
Reason for the Utah War
Polygamy
Event hosted in 2002
Winter Olympics
 
 
What Are...?
Juab and Utah?
Counties
American Fork and Spanish Fork?
Cities
Rivers
Dinosaur and Natural Bridges?
National Monuments
 
 
Famous Inventions from Utah
Telecommunication medium
Television
Modern ice resurfacer (inventor born in Utah)
Zamboni
One part ketchup, two parts mayonnaise
Fry Sauce
Lights used to control the movement of traffic
Electric Traffic Light
 
 
 
 
Name the Five National Parks
Arches
Bryce Canyon
Canyonlands
Capitol Reef
Zion
 
 
Geography
Most famous arch, depicted on their license plates
Delicate Arch
Nearest city to this arch
Moab
Largest lake
Great Salt Lake
Highest point
Kings Peak
Longest river
Colorado River
Bordering states
Arizona
Colorado
Idaho
Nevada
New Mexico
Wyoming
Place where four states meet each other
Four Corners
Region known for its buttes
Monument Valley
 
 
Other
Famous private research university (abbreviation)
BYU
NBA team
Utah Jazz
Tourism slogan (also on the license plates)
Life Elevated
Ski resort with a film festival
Sundance
 
 
Famous Utahns
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Level 80
Feb 26, 2017
Although the inventor of the Zamboni was born in Utah, the Zamboni was apparently invented in California.
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Level 72
Feb 27, 2017
Okay