Geography of New York State

Answer these questions related to the geography of the U.S. state of New York.
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What major mountain range is runs through eastern New York?
Appalachians
What is the name of the major lake that is located between New York and Vermont?
Lake Champlain
What is the name of the largest waterfall in the world?
Niagara Falls
What is the name of the bridge that crosses the river that waterfall sits on?
Rainbow Bridge
What is the largest of the three waterfalls that collectively form that waterfall?
Horseshoe Falls
On what island are "The Hamptons" located?
Long Island
What is the state capital of New York?
Albany
On what river is the above located?
Hudson River
After what native american tribe is the longest tributary of the above named?
Mohawk
For what ancient Phoenician colony is a city in upstate New York named?
Utica
What village in Essex county hosted the 1932 and the 1980 Winter Olympics?
Lake Placid
What is the second most populous city of New York state?
Buffalo
What lake does the above overlook?
Lake Erie
What name is given to the 11 long and narrow lakes in central western New York?
The Finger Lakes
What river makes the non-straight parts of the New York - Pennsylvania border?
Delaware River
What river is located between northern New York and Canada's Ontario?
St. Lawrence
What is the name of the mountain range in northeastern New York?
Adirondack Mountains
What is the highest mountain in the New York state?
Mount Marcy
What is the most populous U.S. city that lies on the Lake Ontario?
Rochester
What major Y city is located right north of New York City?
Yonkers
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Level 73
Jan 30, 2020
Last time I czeched, the St. Lawrence wasn't a lake
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Level 67
Jan 30, 2020
Fixed.
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Level 84
Nov 30, 2020
Accept Appalachian for Appalachians?
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Level 67
Nov 30, 2020
Accepted.