New Mexico Quiz

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New Mexico Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are the state bird and state tree of New Mexico?
    • A. 

      Chickadee And White Pine

    • B. 

      Roadrunner And Pinon

    • C. 

      Baltimore Oriole And White Oak

    • D. 

      Western Meadowlark And Douglas Fir

  • 2. 
    Each October, Albuquerque, New Mexico hosts the world's largest international event with what theme?
    • A. 

      Pinata

    • B. 

      Motor Boat

    • C. 

      Fireworks

    • D. 

      Hot Air Balloon

  • 3. 
    What is New Mexico's longest river?
    • A. 

      Pecos River

    • B. 

      Rio Chama

    • C. 

      Santa Fe River

    • D. 

      Rio Grande

  • 4. 
    What can the leaves of the Yucca, New Mexico's state flower, be used to make?
    • A. 

      Rope And Baskets

    • B. 

      Plates And Bowls

    • C. 

      Paper And Pencils

    • D. 

      Cups And Spoons

  • 5. 
    What was the name of the New Mexico bear cub that became the National Fire Safety symbol?
    • A. 

      Safety

    • B. 

      Smokey

    • C. 

      Sunny

    • D. 

      Chip

  • 6. 
    Which state is known as the "Land of Enchantment"?
    • A. 

      Utah

    • B. 

      California

    • C. 

      New Mexico

    • D. 

      Colorado

  • 7. 
    What is the white sand at the White Sands National Monument in New Mexico made of?
    • A. 

      Diamonds

    • B. 

      Quartz Crystals

    • C. 

      Gypsum Crystals

    • D. 

      Jadeite

  • 8. 
    What New Mexico town is known for its annual duck races?
    • A. 

      Ramah

    • B. 

      Pecos

    • C. 

      Deming

    • D. 

      Gila

  • 9. 
    New Mexico with a land area of 121359 square miles is ranked here compared to other states in total land area?
    • A. 

      5th

    • B. 

      20th

    • C. 

      8th

    • D. 

      33rd

  • 10. 
    When did New Mexico achieve statehood in the USA?
    • A. 

      July 3, 1890

    • B. 

      May 11, 1858

    • C. 

      6-Jan-12

    • D. 

      February 6, 1788

  • 11. 
    Santa Fe, New Mexico, the highest capital city in the U.S., is at what elevation above sea-level?
    • A. 

      8,000 Feet

    • B. 

      7,000 Feet

    • C. 

      9,000 Feet

    • D. 

      6,000 Feet

  • 12. 
    What New Mexico city makes the world's largest enchilada in October at the "Whole Enchilada Fiesta"?
    • A. 

      Las Cruces

    • B. 

      Albuquerque

    • C. 

      Mescalero

    • D. 

      Texico

  • 13. 
    Built in 1610 in Santa Fe, New Mexico, what is one of the oldest public buildings in America?
    • A. 

      House Of Governors

    • B. 

      Palace Of Governors

    • C. 

      City Of Governors

    • D. 

      Home Of Governors

  • 14. 
    What Native American group has a reservation covering 14 million acres in New Mexico?
    • A. 

      Cherokee

    • B. 

      Navajo

    • C. 

      Pueblo

    • D. 

      Apache

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