Learn US States, Capitals, Map Skills Quiz

 
 

How well do you know the States and Capitals of the United States?

      Learn the US States and Capitals and map skills in this fun quiz.  Click on the correct state on the map in response to the question.  Get all the states right to get a perfect score and complete the flag.  Press the "ZOOM" button for a larger view of the smaller states.  Scroll down for a map with the oceans, lakes and neighboring countries labeled.

     Go further in learning about the states of the US in our new US Mega Geography Quiz.

     Try our first US States and Capitals Quiz

     You can learn the US states and capitals with our map puzzle.

     For hints try our Interactive Map of the US.

     This second quiz also asks states and capitals, but includes more complicated questions involving the cardinal directions [North, South, East, West] and which direction something is in relation to another place.  It also asks about the Great lakes and the Mississippi River, the surrounding oceans, Mexico and Canada (all of which are shown, with names, on the lower map).  This quiz makes the student take what they know and use that knowledge to figure out the answers to the questions.  There are no questions that cannot be figured out with the Cardinal directions and the bodies of water that are labeled on the lower map.
     Geography is not just places, but where a place is in relation to other places, and why it matters.

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