Quiz: Can You Correctly Name All 50 State Capitals?
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Can You Correctly Name All 50 State Capitals?
By: Olivia Cantor
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About This Quiz

The United States of America is made up of several states that run their own systems of governance, but of course, there is an overall governing body for the entire country as well. With a country as big as that, this kind of political system works.

Regarding its geography, America is such a vast land that not even Americans themselves have roamed around their entire country, let alone their entire subregion -- or even their own state, for that matter. You can only travel as much as you can, depending on what you do for a living anyway. It also costs a lot of money to go around and travel on a whim. Those who travel because their jobs require them to are such lucky ones! They can sightsee the various offerings of each state while doing their job! Cool, huh?

For the rest of us folks who don't have most of those luxuries, we can always find ways to have fun. So, for starters, let's play this game, shall we? Let's see if you know all of the capitals of the states. Ready for this? Go go go!

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We all know that New York City is in New York state, but what’s the state capital?
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Super sunny California’s capital is which equally sunny city?
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What state has Tallahassee as its capital?
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Baton Rouge is the state capital of which Mardi Gras-celebrating state?
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If you’re saying hello from Honolulu, in which state are you?
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In which of the following states will you find Trenton?
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Contrary to popular belief, Las Vegas isn't the capital of Nevada, but this city is.
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The cool city of Boston is the capital of which state?
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Between Arkansas and Minnesota, where can you find Little Rock?
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Where in the US of A is Springfield?
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The state of Oklahoma has this similar-sounding capital. What is it?
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Of North Carolina and North Dakota, where can you spot Bismarck?
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What's the capital of the great state of Texas?
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What's the capital of Washington state?
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Between Idaho and Ohio, where will you find Columbus?
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Where can you find Atlanta?
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Of Utah or Iowa, where do you find Des Moines?
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Alaska has which city as its capital?
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Where is Helena, in Montana or Vermont?
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What's the capital of Oregon?
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Do you point to South Carolina or South Dakota if you want to go to Pierre?
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To which state should you travel if you want to see its capital of Topeka?
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Augusta is the capital of which state?
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If you want to see Montgomery, do you head to Alabama or Nebraska?
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What is Wyoming's capital?
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Do you go to Pennsylvania or Arizona if you want to visit Phoenix?
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Where is Annapolis?
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Between West Virginia or just Virginia, where do you find Richmond?
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Frankfort is the capital of which state?
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Of Michigan or Missouri, where do you find Lansing?
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What is Indiana's capital?
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Is Nashville found in Tennessee​ or Mississippi?
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Madison is the capital of which state?
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If you find yourself in the capital city of Hartford, in which state are you in?
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Between Dover and Denver, which one is the capital of Delaware?
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