Test Quiz On U.S. Geography

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which state is bordered by Arkansas, Mississippi and Texas?

    • A.

      Wisconsin

    • B.

      Louisiana

    • C.

      South Carolina

    • D.

      Arizona

    Correct Answer
    B. Louisiana
    Explanation
    Louisiana is the correct answer because it is the only state among the options that is bordered by Arkansas, Mississippi, and Texas. Wisconsin is not bordered by any of these states, South Carolina is located on the East Coast and is not adjacent to any of the mentioned states, and Arizona is located in the Southwest and does not share borders with Arkansas, Mississippi, or Texas.

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  • 2. 

    This state is bordered by these states: Delaware, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia?

    • A.

      Idaho

    • B.

      Minnesota

    • C.

      Maryland

    • D.

      Rhode Island

    Correct Answer
    C. Maryland
    Explanation
    Maryland is the correct answer because it is the only state among the options that is bordered by Delaware, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia. Idaho is not bordered by any of these states, Minnesota is not bordered by Delaware and Rhode Island is not bordered by Virginia and West Virginia. Therefore, Maryland is the only state that fits the given criteria.

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  • 3. 

    This state is bordered by these states: Connecticut, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont?

    • A.

      Hawaii

    • B.

      Indiana

    • C.

      New Mexico

    • D.

      Massachusetts

    Correct Answer
    D. Massachusetts
    Explanation
    Massachusetts is the correct answer because it is the only state listed that is bordered by Connecticut, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont. Hawaii is not on the mainland and is not bordered by any of these states. Indiana and New Mexico are located in different regions of the country and do not share borders with these states. Therefore, Massachusetts is the only option that fits the given criteria.

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  • 4. 

    Which state is bordered by these states: Illinois, Indiana, Ohio and Wisconsin?

    • A.

      Wyoming

    • B.

      Michigan

    • C.

      Oklahoma

    • D.

      Vermont

    Correct Answer
    B. Michigan
    Explanation
    Michigan is the correct answer because it is the only state that is bordered by Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, and Wisconsin. Wyoming is incorrect because it is not bordered by any of these states. Oklahoma is incorrect because it is not located in the same region as these states. Vermont is also incorrect because it is located in the northeastern part of the United States and is not bordered by any of these states.

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  • 5. 

    Which state is bordered by these states: Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana and Tennessee?

    • A.

      New Mexico

    • B.

      Mississippi

    • C.

      California

    • D.

      Hawaii

    Correct Answer
    B. Mississippi
    Explanation
    Mississippi is the correct answer because it is the only state among the options that is bordered by Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, and Tennessee. New Mexico is not bordered by any of these states. California is not bordered by any of these states either. Hawaii is not even located on the mainland United States. Therefore, Mississippi is the only state that fits the given criteria.

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  • 6. 

    Which state is bordered by all of the following states: Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Nebraska, Oklahoma and Tennessee?

    • A.

      Louisiana

    • B.

      Pennsylvania

    • C.

      Missouri

    • D.

      South Carolina

    Correct Answer
    C. Missouri
    Explanation
    Missouri is the correct answer because it is the only state that is bordered by all of the listed states: Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Nebraska, Oklahoma, and Tennessee.

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  • 7. 

    Which state is bordered by these states: Idaho, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wyoming?

    • A.

      Missouri

    • B.

      Montana

    • C.

      Illinois

    • D.

      Connecticut

    Correct Answer
    B. Montana
    Explanation
    Montana is the correct answer because it is the only state among the options that is bordered by Idaho, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wyoming. Missouri is not bordered by any of these states, Illinois is not bordered by Wyoming, and Connecticut is not bordered by any of these states.

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  • 8. 

    Which U.S. state is bordered by these states: Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, South Dakota and Wyoming?

    • A.

      Minnesota

    • B.

      Michigan

    • C.

      Nebraska

    • D.

      California

    Correct Answer
    C. Nebraska
    Explanation
    Nebraska is the correct answer because it is the only U.S. state that is bordered by all the states mentioned in the question: Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, South Dakota, and Wyoming. Minnesota and Michigan are not bordered by Colorado and Wyoming, while California is not bordered by any of the listed states.

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  • 9. 

    Which state is bordered by Arizona, California, Idaho, Oregon and Utah?

    • A.

      Illinois

    • B.

      Arkansas

    • C.

      Mississippi

    • D.

      Nevada

    Correct Answer
    D. Nevada
    Explanation
    Nevada is the correct answer because it is the only state mentioned that is bordered by Arizona, California, Idaho, Oregon, and Utah. Illinois, Arkansas, and Mississippi are not adjacent to any of these states.

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  • 10. 

    Which state is bordered by Maine, Massachusetts and Vermont?

    • A.

      Hawaii

    • B.

      Maryland

    • C.

      Georgia

    • D.

      New Hampshire

    Correct Answer
    D. New Hampshire
    Explanation
    New Hampshire is the correct answer because it is the only state among the options that is bordered by Maine, Massachusetts, and Vermont. Hawaii is not located anywhere near these states, Maryland is bordered by Delaware, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia, and Georgia is bordered by Alabama, Florida, South Carolina, and Tennessee. Therefore, New Hampshire is the only state that fits the given criteria.

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  • 11. 

    Which state is bordered by these states: Delaware, New York and Pennsylvania?

    • A.

      Michigan

    • B.

      New Jersey

    • C.

      Alaska

    • D.

      Florida

    Correct Answer
    B. New Jersey
    Explanation
    New Jersey is the correct answer because it is the only state listed that is bordered by Delaware, New York, and Pennsylvania. Michigan, Alaska, and Florida do not share borders with any of these states.

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  • 12. 

    Which state is bordered by these states: Arizona, Colorado, Oklahoma, Texas and Utah?

    • A.

      Washington

    • B.

      New Mexico

    • C.

      Maine

    • D.

      Virginia

    Correct Answer
    B. New Mexico
    Explanation
    New Mexico is the correct answer because it is the only state listed that is bordered by Arizona, Colorado, Oklahoma, Texas, and Utah. Washington is not bordered by any of these states. Maine is located in the northeastern part of the United States and is not near any of the listed states. Virginia is located on the East Coast and is also not near any of the listed states.

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  • 13. 

    Which U.S. state is bordered by these states: Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Vermont?

    • A.

      North Dakota

    • B.

      Louisiana

    • C.

      New York

    • D.

      Kentucky

    Correct Answer
    C. New York
    Explanation
    New York is the correct answer because it is the only U.S. state that is bordered by Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Vermont. North Dakota is not bordered by any of these states, Louisiana is not located in the northeastern region of the United States, and Kentucky is not bordered by Vermont.

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  • 14. 

    Which state is bordered by these states: Georgia, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia?

    • A.

      North Carolina

    • B.

      Indiana

    • C.

      Nebraska

    • D.

      Michigan

    Correct Answer
    A. North Carolina
    Explanation
    North Carolina is the correct answer because it is the only state that is bordered by Georgia, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia. Georgia, South Carolina, and Tennessee are located to the west and north of North Carolina, while Virginia is located to the north. Indiana, Nebraska, and Michigan are not bordered by these specific states, making them incorrect choices.

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  • 15. 

    Which U.S. state is bordered by these states: Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, New Mexico and Texas?

    • A.

      Tennessee

    • B.

      Oklahoma

    • C.

      Rhode Island

    • D.

      Wisconsin

    Correct Answer
    B. Oklahoma
    Explanation
    Oklahoma is the correct answer because it is the only U.S. state that is bordered by all of the listed states: Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, New Mexico, and Texas.

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