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North Carolina Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    What is the two letter abbreviation for the state of North Carolina?
    • A. 

      Co

    • B. 

      Wa

    • C. 

      Nc

    • D. 

      Mi

  • 2. 
    What lighthouse in North Carolina was, at the time it was moved in 1999, the largest ever relocated?
    • A. 

      Price's Creek

    • B. 

      Currituck Beach

    • C. 

      Cape Hatteras

    • D. 

      Diamond Shoals

  • 3. 
    What university in North Carolina is the oldest state university in the United States?
    • A. 

      Chapel Hill

    • B. 

      Appalachian

    • C. 

      Duke

    • D. 

      Winston-Salem

  • 4. 
    Harker's Island, North Carolina hosts what annual festival in December?
    • A. 

      Mt. Mitchell Craft

    • B. 

      Core Sound Decoy

    • C. 

      Peach

    • D. 

      Appalachian

  • 5. 
    Located in North Carolina, what is the tallest dam in the Eastern United States?
    • A. 

      Fontana

    • B. 

      Tillery

    • C. 

      Walters

    • D. 

      Blewett Falls

  • 6. 
    North Carolina with a land area of 48718 square miles is ranked here compared to other states in total land area?
    • A. 

      23rd

    • B. 

      28th

    • C. 

      46th

    • D. 

      34th

  • 7. 
    What is the state bird and state tree of North Carolina?
    • A. 

      Eastern Goldfinch And Oak

    • B. 

      Cardinal And Pine

    • C. 

      Hermit Thrush And Sugar Maple

    • D. 

      California Seagull And Blue Spruce

  • 8. 
    When did North Carolina achieve statehood in the USA?
    • A. 

      November 21, 1789

    • B. 

      April 28, 1788

    • C. 

      March 4, 1791

    • D. 

      June 20, 1863

  • 9. 
    What waterfall in North Carolina is the highest waterfall in the eastern United States?
    • A. 

      Whitewater Falls

    • B. 

      Twin Boulder Falls

    • C. 

      Upper Creek Falls

    • D. 

      White Owl Falls

  • 10. 
    The North Carolina Seafood Festival is held the first weekend of what month?
    • A. 

      October

    • B. 

      November

    • C. 

      July

    • D. 

      June

  • 11. 
    Krispy Kreme Doughnut was founded in what North Carolina city?
    • A. 

      Salisbury

    • B. 

      Winston-Salem

    • C. 

      Newton

    • D. 

      Mooresville

  • 12. 
    What soft drink was invented and first served in New Bern, North Carolina in 1898?
    • A. 

      Root Beer

    • B. 

      Pepsi

    • C. 

      Coke

    • D. 

      Dr. Pepper

  • 13. 
    North Carolina was the first state in the nation to establish what kind of state museum?
    • A. 

      Art

    • B. 

      Science

    • C. 

      Geography

    • D. 

      History