Statistics for Geography of Texas

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    (86 since last reset)
  • The average score is 13 of 20

Answer Stats

QuestionAnswer% Correct
What is the state capital of Texas?Austin
99%
What Texan city is located adjacent to Mexico's Ciudad Juárez?El Paso
96%
What river is located at the Mexican border?Rio Grande
94%
What type of weather event strikes Texas an average of 139 each year, more than any?Tornadoes
91%
What is the state nickname of Texas?Lone Star State
90%
In what city did the Battle of Alamo take place?San Antonio
89%
Like Florida and Idaho, what geographical feature does Texas have?Texas {Panhandle}
71%
What is the airport code of Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport?DFW
71%
On what river, with namesake of a state, is the capital of Texas located?Colorado River
69%
What city is appropriately located on the Texas-Arkansas border?Texarkana
67%
What city was Texas's most important port until it was destroyed by a hurricane in 1900?Galveston
67%
What river makes the border with Oklahoma?Red River
61%
What does Texas have 254 of, nation's highest number? (Harris is an example)Counties
61%
What desert in western Texas, has the namesake of a popular dog breed?{Chihuahuan} Desert
54%
What is the southernmost city in Texas?Brownsville
53%
What are the only two national parks that are located in Texas? (name either)Big Bend / Guadalupe
41%
Houston has one of these that is over 500 feet wide - the widest in the world by
some standards. What is it?
a Freeway
33%
What region in Central Texas is considered be to the border between the
American Southwest and Southeast?
{Hill} Country
31%
What is the world's largest barrier island?Padre Island
27%
What oil field's gusher blew for 9 days in 1901 at a rate of 100,000 barrels of oil per day?{Spindle}top
20%

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