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  • 1. 

    Which of these states most recently became a U.S. state?

    • A.

      Florida

    • B.

      New Mexico

    • C.

      Texas

    • D.

      Ohio

    Correct Answer
    B. New Mexico
    Explanation
    New Mexico is the correct answer because it is the most recently admitted state to the United States. It became a state on January 6, 1912, making it the 47th state to join the Union. Florida became a state in 1845, Texas in 1845, and Ohio in 1803, making New Mexico the most recent addition to the United States.

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  • 2. 

    Which of the following states was most recently granted official statehood?

    • A.

      Massachusetts

    • B.

      South Dakota

    • C.

      North Carolina

    • D.

      New York

    Correct Answer
    B. South Dakota
    Explanation
    South Dakota was most recently granted official statehood. It became a state on November 2, 1889, making it the most recent state to join the United States. Massachusetts became a state on February 6, 1788, North Carolina on November 21, 1789, and New York on July 26, 1788. Therefore, South Dakota is the correct answer.

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  • 3. 

    Which of these U.S. states was granted official statehood most recently?

    • A.

      North Carolina

    • B.

      Ohio

    • C.

      Massachusetts

    • D.

      Rhode Island

    Correct Answer
    B. Ohio
    Explanation
    Ohio was granted official statehood most recently among the given options. It became the 17th state of the United States on March 1, 1803. North Carolina became a state on November 21, 1789, Massachusetts on February 6, 1788, and Rhode Island on May 29, 1790. Therefore, Ohio is the most recent state to have been granted official statehood.

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  • 4. 

    Which of these states were granted official statehood the most recent?

    • A.

      Indiana

    • B.

      Pennsylvania

    • C.

      Washington

    • D.

      North Carolina

    Correct Answer
    C. Washington
    Explanation
    Washington was granted official statehood most recently.

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  • 5. 

    Which of the following states was most recently granted official statehood?

    • A.

      Georgia

    • B.

      South Carolina

    • C.

      Maryland

    • D.

      Indiana

    Correct Answer
    D. Indiana
    Explanation
    Indiana was most recently granted official statehood because it became a state on December 11, 1816. This was after Georgia, South Carolina, and Maryland had already become states.

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  • 6. 

    Which of these U.S. states was granted official statehood most recently?

    • A.

      Tennessee

    • B.

      Kentucky

    • C.

      Oklahoma

    • D.

      Massachusetts

    Correct Answer
    C. Oklahoma
    Explanation
    Oklahoma was granted official statehood most recently. Oklahoma became the 46th state of the United States on November 16, 1907. Tennessee became a state on June 1, 1796, making it the 16th state. Kentucky became a state on June 1, 1792, making it the 15th state. Massachusetts became a state on February 6, 1788, making it the 6th state. Therefore, Oklahoma is the correct answer as it was granted statehood after the other three states.

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  • 7. 

    Which of these states were granted official statehood the most recent?

    • A.

      Texas

    • B.

      Maine

    • C.

      South Carolina

    • D.

      New Hampshire

    Correct Answer
    A. Texas
    Explanation
    Texas was granted official statehood most recently. This can be inferred from the fact that the other three states mentioned in the question, Maine, South Carolina, and New Hampshire, were all granted statehood prior to Texas. Therefore, Texas is the correct answer as it is the only state that was granted statehood more recently than the others listed.

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  • 8. 

    Which of these states were granted official statehood the most recent?

    • A.

      Minnesota

    • B.

      Utah

    • C.

      Tennessee

    • D.

      Kansas

    Correct Answer
    B. Utah
    Explanation
    Utah was granted official statehood most recently.

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  • 9. 

    Which of these states were granted official statehood the most recent?

    • A.

      North Carolina

    • B.

      Washington

    • C.

      South Dakota

    • D.

      Indiana

    Correct Answer
    B. Washington
    Explanation
    Washington was granted official statehood most recently.

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  • 10. 

    Which of these states were granted official statehood the most recent?

    • A.

      Tennessee

    • B.

      Indiana

    • C.

      Wisconsin

    • D.

      Massachusetts

    Correct Answer
    C. Wisconsin
    Explanation
    Wisconsin is the correct answer because it was granted official statehood on May 29, 1848, making it the most recent state to be granted statehood among the options given. Tennessee was granted statehood on June 1, 1796, Indiana on December 11, 1816, and Massachusetts on February 6, 1788.

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  • 11. 

    Which of these states were granted official statehood the most recently?

    • A.

      Wyoming

    • B.

      Washington

    • C.

      Iowa

    • D.

      Illinois

    Correct Answer
    A. Wyoming
    Explanation
    Wyoming was granted official statehood most recently. This can be inferred based on the fact that Washington, Iowa, and Illinois were already established states before Wyoming. Therefore, Wyoming is the correct answer as it is the only option that could have been granted statehood after the other three states.

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  • 12. 

    You can find the Pictograph Cave at which location?

    • A.

      London

    • B.

      Southern California

    • C.

      Billings, Montana

    • D.

      Vatican City

    Correct Answer
    C. Billings, Montana
    Explanation
    The Pictograph Cave can be found in Billings, Montana.

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  • 13. 

    Which of these states is located in the Western Region of the United States?

    • A.

      Idaho

    • B.

      South Dakota

    • C.

      New York

    • D.

      Indiana

    Correct Answer
    A. Idaho
    Explanation
    Idaho is located in the Western Region of the United States. This can be determined by looking at a map of the United States and identifying the states that are considered part of the Western Region. Idaho is one of the states in this region, along with states such as California, Oregon, and Washington.

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  • 14. 

    Which of these states is located in the Midwestern Region of the United States?

    • A.

      Tennessee

    • B.

      Washington

    • C.

      Illinois

    • D.

      New York

    Correct Answer
    C. Illinois
    Explanation
    Illinois is located in the Midwestern Region of the United States. This region is known for its central location and is comprised of states such as Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. Illinois is specifically located in the eastern part of the region, bordered by the states of Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, and Wisconsin. It is known for its major cities like Chicago and its diverse economy, including industries such as agriculture, manufacturing, and finance.

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  • 15. 

    What state was George W. Bush born in?

    • A.

      Texas

    • B.

      Connecticut

    • C.

      Oklahoma

    • D.

      California

    Correct Answer
    B. Connecticut
    Explanation
    George W. Bush was not born in Texas, Oklahoma, or California. The correct answer is Connecticut, as he was born in New Haven, Connecticut on July 6, 1946.

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