Can You Match The US State With Its Motto?

States take great time and care when choosing a motto that matches its values. Can you guess which states belong to these mottos? Take this quiz to find out!
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Question 1/10

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Which state does this motto belong to? 'I have found it!'
California
Louisiana
Alaska
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Which state does this motto belong to? 'The star of the North'
Delaware
New Jersey
Minnesota
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Which state does this motto belong to? 'The life of the land is perpetuated in righteousness.'
Hawaii
Nevada
New Hampshire
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Which state does this motto belong to? 'I lead.'
North Carolina
Maine
Oregon
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Which state does this motto belong to? 'May the fourteenth star shine bright.'
Pennsylvania
South Carolina
Vermont
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Question 6/10

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Which state does this motto belong to? 'Labor conquers all things.'
Texas
Georgia
Oklahoma
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Which state does this motto belong to? 'Ever upward.'
Iowa
New York
Massachusetts
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Question 8/10

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Which state does this motto belong to? 'If you seek a pleasant peninsula, look about you.'
Washington
Florida
Michigan
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Question 9/10

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Which state does this motto belong to? 'Agriculture and commerce'
Tennessee
Kansas
Wyoming
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Question 10/10

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Which state does this motto belong to? 'Mountaineers are always free.'
West Virginia
Colorado
South Dakota
Result
Oops! Seems like all these motto-state matchings confused you. No worries - it's not one of those things you NEED to know. Some people just have an overwhelming amount of trivia in their heads!

C+, Motto Mystefied

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Great job! You're a 'motto citizen' (model citizen, get it?) - you didn't get all of these match-ups right, but you matched enough of them correctly to deserve a pat on the back for a quiz well done!

B+, 'Motto Citizen'

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Amazing! You're a Motto Master! How anyone could know that many state mottos is beyond us, but we give you a well-deserved round of applause!

A+, Motto Master

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1
Which state does this motto belong to? 'I have found it!'
California
Louisiana
Alaska
2
Which state does this motto belong to? 'The star of the North'
Delaware
New Jersey
Minnesota
3
Which state does this motto belong to? 'The life of the land is perpetuated in righteousness.'
Hawaii
Nevada
New Hampshire
4
Which state does this motto belong to? 'I lead.'
North Carolina
Maine
Oregon
5
Which state does this motto belong to? 'May the fourteenth star shine bright.'
Pennsylvania
South Carolina
Vermont
6
Which state does this motto belong to? 'Labor conquers all things.'
Texas
Georgia
Oklahoma
7
Which state does this motto belong to? 'Ever upward.'
Iowa
New York
Massachusetts
8
Which state does this motto belong to? 'If you seek a pleasant peninsula, look about you.'
Washington
Florida
Michigan
9
Which state does this motto belong to? 'Agriculture and commerce'
Tennessee
Kansas
Wyoming
10
Which state does this motto belong to? 'Mountaineers are always free.'
West Virginia
Colorado
South Dakota