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Travel the World: Hawaii
by Staff
Hawaii is a land of amazing beaches, mountain summits, lush jungles and volcanoes. How much do you know about this vacation paradise?

Kahoolawe?

  • the largest volcano in Hawaii
  • one of the eight main islands
  • a traditional Hawaiian greeting

Hokule'a?

  • Honolulu's Zenith star
  • the smallest active volcano on the islands
  • the oldest active volcano on the islands

Hawaii?

  • the name of the collective eight main islands
  • the second largest of the eight main islands
  • the largest of the eight main islands

Kauai?

  • the Polynesian name for the eight main islands
  • the fourth largest of the eight main islands
  • the capital city on the "Big Island"

Waialeale Mountain?

  • the mountain with the largest footprint in the United States
  • known as the wettest spot on Earth
  • known for being extremely arid

Honolulu?

  • the lowest population of any metropolitan area in the United States
  • the 11th largest metropolitan area in the United States
  • the original name for the state of Hawaii

Honolulu?

  • home to more than 100 beaches
  • home to 75 beaches
  • home to 37 beaches

Oahu?

  • home to the largest coffee farm in the United States
  • home to the largest pineapple plantation on Earth
  • home to the largest wind generator on Earth

Oahu?

  • third most in tourism of the eight main islands
  • first in tourism of the eight main islands
  • last in tourism of the eight main islands

Kalaaupapa?

  • famously closed travel to it in the 1970s
  • is known for having the best surf in Hawaii
  • was once a leper colony