New York State History Facts

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New York State History Facts


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  • 1. 
    What is the state motto?
    • A. 

      I love NY

    • B. 

      Way to go NY

    • C. 

      Excelsior

  • 2. 
    Three crops grown in New York?
    • A. 

      Corn, grapes, apples

    • B. 

      Corn, grapes, potatoes

    • C. 

      Beans, grapes, apples

  • 3. 
    What is the state fruit?
    • A. 

      Banana

    • B. 

      Apple

    • C. 

      Pear

  • 4. 
    What is the state shell?
    • A. 

      Sea scorpion

    • B. 

      Conical

    • C. 

      Bay scallop

  • 5. 
    What is the longest river?
    • A. 

      Mohawk

    • B. 

      Hudson

    • C. 

      Schroon

  • 6. 
    What is the largest lake inside the state?
    • A. 

      Lake George

    • B. 

      Lake Champlain

    • C. 

      Oneida

  • 7. 
    What is the state bird?
    • A. 

      Bluejay

    • B. 

      Bluebird

    • C. 

      Crow

  • 8. 
    What is the state nickname?
    • A. 

      Empire

    • B. 

      Excelsior

    • C. 

      Garnet

  • 9. 
    New York state has how many cities?
    • A. 

      62

    • B. 

      56

    • C. 

      12

  • 10. 
    We are located in which county?
    • A. 

      Washington

    • B. 

      Warren

    • C. 

      Saratoga

  • 11. 
    What is the highest peak?
    • A. 

      Mt Marcy

    • B. 

      Prospect Mountain

    • C. 

      Green Mountain

  • 12. 
    What is the state muffin?
    • A. 

      Apple

    • B. 

      Banana

    • C. 

      Blueberry

  • 13. 
    What is the state animal?
    • A. 

      Puppy

    • B. 

      Deer

    • C. 

      Beaver

  • 14. 
    How many counties are there in New York?
    • A. 

      48

    • B. 

      62

    • C. 

      56

  • 15. 
    What is the state insect?
    • A. 

      Ladybug

    • B. 

      Mosquito

    • C. 

      Moth

  • 16. 
    What is the biggest city?
    • A. 

      New York City

    • B. 

      Albany

    • C. 

      Glens Falls

  • 17. 
    What is the state gem?
    • A. 

      Diamond

    • B. 

      Garnet

    • C. 

      Ruby

  • 18. 
    What is the state flower?
    • A. 

      Mum

    • B. 

      Daisy

    • C. 

      Rose

  • 19. 
    What is the state fossil?
    • A. 

      Sea scorpion

    • B. 

      Sea scallop

    • C. 

      Sea bird

  • 20. 
    What is our closest country neighbor?
    • A. 

      Canada

    • B. 

      Mexico

    • C. 

      Asia

  • 21. 
    What kind of farm raises cows and milk products?
    • A. 

      Horse

    • B. 

      Corn

    • C. 

      Dairy

  • 22. 
    Who is our governor?
    • A. 

      David Patterson

    • B. 

      Barak Obama

    • C. 

      Joe Biden

  • 23. 
    What is the state fish?
    • A. 

      Trout

    • B. 

      Bass

    • C. 

      Sunfish

  • 24. 
    What is the New York State beverage?
    • A. 

      Apple Juice

    • B. 

      Soda

    • C. 

      Milk

  • 25. 
    How many towns and villages does New York state have?
    • A. 

      2000

    • B. 

      1600

    • C. 

      150

  • 26. 
    What did native Americans call corn?
    • A. 

      Corn

    • B. 

      Dinner

    • C. 

      Maize

  • 27. 
    What is the state tree?
    • A. 

      Maple

    • B. 

      Oak

    • C. 

      Pine

  • 28. 
    Our five state neighbors?
    • A. 

      Florida, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania

    • B. 

      Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania

    • C. 

      Vermont, Massachusetts, Maine, New Jersey, Pennsylvania