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New England States

There are six states in the U.S. region of New England. Can you name them all?
Quiz by DavonK30
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First submittedSeptember 11, 2012
Last updatedJune 15, 2016
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State
Connecticut
Maine
Massachusetts
New Hampshire
Rhode Island
Vermont
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level 80
Sep 12, 2012
Small states with long names...
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level 39
Mar 24, 2013
i think they're compensating
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level 29
Aug 10, 2013
XD good one!
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level 65
Nov 19, 2017
Not compensating. Just not afraid of long words like our fellow Americans in Texas or Florida.
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level 65
Aug 25, 2016
Maine - extremely long name, unlike eg. South Carolina :P
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level 53
Jun 2, 2018
Which is smaller than Maine.
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level 78
Feb 12, 2018
I always wondered why New York isn't included in New England. It certainly sounds as if it should be.
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level 38
Mar 10, 2018
Same here.
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level 51
Jun 6, 2018
what do you mean? how does it sound like it would be?
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level 72
Jul 2, 2018
It was a confederation of those colonies back in the day. The name has just stuck.
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level 71
Jul 30, 2018
@bitterblue - York is a city in England, so it's reasonable to guess that New York might be a city in New England. But it isn't.
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level 20
Oct 19, 2018
New York was founded by the dutch and was called New Amsterdam before England reclaimed the land and the name stuck. Not technically one of the first english colonies, but it has ties.
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level 51
Jan 13, 2019
@officerDibble no it's not reasonable to guess that
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level 72
Jul 2, 2018
And the only one-syllable state of the 50. It's physically as big as the other 5 put together, so no need to compensate by making it sound longer.
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level 42
Dec 17, 2013
Done with 1:06 remaining
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level 51
Aug 7, 2016
Me too...
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level 44
Jun 30, 2019
1:46 left :P
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level 45
Jan 3, 2014
done with 1:46 remaining
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level 53
Feb 23, 2015
Probably the least challenging quiz
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level 36
Mar 24, 2016
From Maine and proud.
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level 82
Jun 15, 2016
1:36 remaining. From the comments it seems that there's plenty of time for this one.
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level 57
Jul 19, 2016
Dude, I was going to make a quiz like this!
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level 62
Aug 7, 2016
Done with 1:42 remaining
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level 58
Aug 7, 2016
quizmaster/site master: how did i get 2 points for this when i scored 4/6 and only best 12% of takers?
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level 62
Aug 7, 2016
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level 68
Aug 7, 2016
Simple enough quiz. You could probably shorten the time on this considerably if you wanted to.
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level 45
Aug 7, 2016
1:56 left, my computer did that thing where it freezes then reads all the input at once.
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level 58
Aug 8, 2016
This quiz should definitely only be one minute long.
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level 60
Aug 9, 2016
This should be 45 seconds quiz IMO
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level 42
Aug 10, 2016
same done with 58 seconds to go, I'm a kiwi(New zealander) from New Zealand
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level 47
Apr 13, 2017
done with 1:15 remaining. might be worth shaving 30 seconds off the time to make it more interesting
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level 71
Jun 14, 2017
Why is Connecticut always the least guest answer on almost every quiz. Are we really that forgettable?
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level 69
Sep 9, 2017
no, just that unspellable
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level 72
Jul 2, 2018
You smell like nutmeg. Familiar, but the other apple pie ingredients stand out.
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level 35
Apr 24, 2018
Ever wondered what the world would be like with an independent New England? I found this and I think it lays it out pretty well!
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level 79
Oct 24, 2018
Quiz description probably should say, "There are six states in the U.S. region of New England. Can you spell them all?"
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level 45
Nov 20, 2018
1:35 left
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level 65
Aug 5, 2019
Question for New Englanders: Do you consider New Brunswick to be part of New England? Think about it, it’s got more trees than people, it’s named after a place in Old England, and including it would allow for New Scotland to fittingly be just North of New England.
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level 57
Aug 9, 2019
Pretty weird, York is a town in England but New York isn't considered New England.