Missouri Quiz

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Missouri Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz is about Missouri Geography and facts.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a U shaped bend in a river that gets cut off from the main river?
    • A. 

      Horse gun

    • B. 

      Ox crossbow

    • C. 

      Oxbow

    • D. 

      Canal

    • E. 

      Lake

  • 2. 
    What is the name of the river running through many US States?
    • A. 

      Red river

    • B. 

      Missouri river

    • C. 

      Ohio river

    • D. 

      Mississippi river

    • E. 

      Arkansas river

  • 3. 
    River that is 2,315 miles long. Wow!! 
    • A. 

      Missouri River

    • B. 

      Mississippi River

    • C. 

      Current River

    • D. 

      Colorado River

    • E. 

      St. Lawrence River

  • 4. 
    Missouri is a _________ of the Mississippi riverthis ones a doosey! 
    • A. 

      Canal

    • B. 

      Tributary

    • C. 

      Offspring

    • D. 

      Stream

    • E. 

      Creek

  • 5. 
    Highest Peak in Missouri is... 
    • A. 

      At 2,519 feet above sea level, Mt. Missouri

    • B. 

      At 1,772 feet above sea level, Taum Sauk Mt.

    • C. 

      At 1,427 feet above sea level,

    • D. 

      At 3,105 feet above sea level, Mt. Lewis and Clark

    • E. 

      Very high

  • 6. 
    A rock carried and deposited from glacial ice. You know this answer, don't you? 
    • A. 

      Erratic

    • B. 

      Stone

    • C. 

      Bolder

    • D. 

      Rock

    • E. 

      Mineral

  • 7. 
    Ancient uplifted plain in the Ozarks that has been carved away by water and weather over thousands of years. Please don't take another thosand to guess! 
    • A. 

      Ozark Hills

    • B. 

      Ozark Mountains

    • C. 

      The Ozark Teepees

    • D. 

      Ozark Humps

    • E. 

      Ozark Plattue

  • 8. 
    This region used to be tall grass and rocky soil. hmmmm, I think its number...
    • A. 

      Big Rivers

    • B. 

      Mississippi Lowlands

    • C. 

      Glaciated Plains

    • D. 

      Ozarks

    • E. 

      Osage Plains

  • 9. 
    Long ago, this region was consistantly changing and flooding. Got the answer?
    • A. 

      Mississippi Lowlands

    • B. 

      Osage Plains

    • C. 

      Big Rivers

    • D. 

      Ozarks

    • E. 

      Glaciated Plains

  • 10. 
    This region has flora and fauna not found in any other part of Missouri. If you don't know the answer, look it up, it will grow on you!
    • A. 

      Mississippi Lowlands

    • B. 

      Big Rivers

    • C. 

      Osage Plains

    • D. 

      Ozarks

    • E. 

      Glaciated Plains

  • 11. 
    This is the dryest region in the state. Everyone knows my jokes are dry, are yours?
    • A. 

      Osage Plains

    • B. 

      Ozarks

    • C. 

      Glaciated Plains

    • D. 

      Big rivers

    • E. 

      Mississippi Lowlands

  • 12. 
    The Ozarks are famous for bodys of water called. Got the answer?
    • A. 

      Creeks

    • B. 

      Ponds

    • C. 

      Rivers

    • D. 

      Lakes

    • E. 

      Streems

  • 13. 
    This region includes islands and floodplains if Missouri's rivers. Know it? 
    • A. 

      Glaciated Plains

    • B. 

      Big rivers

    • C. 

      Osage Plains

    • D. 

      Ozarks

    • E. 

      Mississippi Lowlands

  • 14. 
    Millions of years ago, the Gulf of Mexico covered this region. Which region did it cover?
    • A. 

      Mississippi Lowlands

    • B. 

      Ozarks

    • C. 

      Glaciated Plains

    • D. 

      Osage Plains

    • E. 

      Big Rivers

  • 15. 
    Big Spring in Van Buren Missouri is the largest spring in the US. Which region is it in?
    • A. 

      Glaciated Plains

    • B. 

      Osage Plains

    • C. 

      Ozarks

    • D. 

      Mississippi Lowlands

    • E. 

      Big Rivers

  • 16. 
    Which region was covered with ice and glaciers in the last Ice Age?
    • A. 

      Ozarks

    • B. 

      Glaciated Plains

    • C. 

      Big Rivers

    • D. 

      Osage Plains

    • E. 

      Mississippi Lowlands

  • 17. 
    Which region is the beginning of the Western Prarie
    • A. 

      Big Rivers

    • B. 

      Glaciated Plains

    • C. 

      Ozarks

    • D. 

      Mississippi Lowlands

    • E. 

      Osage Plains

  • 18. 
    Which region has low swamp and rich soils?
    • A. 

      Ozarks

    • B. 

      Osage Plains

    • C. 

      Mississippi Lowlands

    • D. 

      Glaciated Plains

    • E. 

      Big Rivers