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Missouri Geography

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  • 1. 
    How many states border Missouri?
    • A. 

      6

    • B. 

      7

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      9

  • 2. 
    What is the highest point in Missouri?
    • A. 

      Taum Sauk Mountain, Ironton

    • B. 

      Gateway Arch, St. Louis

    • C. 

      Lover's Leap, Hannibal

    • D. 

      Ozark Mountains

  • 3. 
    What is the lowest point in Missouri?
    • A. 

      Current River

    • B. 

      Missouri River

    • C. 

      Mississippi River

    • D. 

      St. Francis River

  • 4. 
    Which city became the first permanent civilized settlement in Missouri?
    • A. 

      Hannibal

    • B. 

      St. Louis

    • C. 

      Columbia

    • D. 

      Ste. Genevieve

  • 5. 
    What industry led to the founding of St. Louis in the 19th century?
    • A. 

      Agriculture

    • B. 

      Fur trading

    • C. 

      Ice sculpting

    • D. 

      Fishing

  • 6. 
    What was Missouri's capital when the state was established in 1821?
    • A. 

      St. Charles

    • B. 

      Sedalia

    • C. 

      Ste. Genevieve

    • D. 

      St. Louis

  • 7. 
    What is the most populated city in Missouri?
    • A. 

      St. Louis

    • B. 

      Springfield

    • C. 

      Kansas City

    • D. 

      Independence

  • 8. 
    In 2010, the United States Census Bureau identified which Missouri county as the mean population center of the country?
    • A. 

      Texas

    • B. 

      Crawford

    • C. 

      Phelps

    • D. 

      Boone