How Much Do You Know About Missouri?

Everyone seems to have a state or two that they're well-versed in the trivia of. Is Missouri one of yours? Take our quiz to find out!
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What is the capital of Missouri?
St. Louis
Jefferson City
Kansas City
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What is Missouri's nick name?
The Show Me State
The Corn State
The Hoosier State
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What is Missouri's motto (it's Latin)?
Ad astra per aspera
Virtute et armis
Salus populi suprema lex esto
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What is the largest city in Missouri?
Kansas City
St. Louis
Jefferson City
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What is the highest point in Missouri?
Ketcherside Mountain
Taum Sauk Mountain
Hughes Mountain
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What was Missouri called before it was granted statehood?
Missouri Region
Missouri Territory
Missouri Settlement
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When was Missouri admitted to the Union?
August 1821
September 1850
January 1795
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As of 2016, who was the governor of Missouri?
Matt Blunt
Bob Holden
Jay Nixon
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What is the state bird of Missouri?
Bluebird
Brown Thrasher
Cardinal
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Which of the following is on the Missouri state coin?
Lewis & Clark and the Gateway Arch
Winston Churchill Memlorial
George Washington Carver Memorial
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What part of the Oregon Trail was Missouri?
the ending point
the starting point
a major rest stop
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Which of the following famous authors is from Missouri?
Ayn Rand
Mark Twain
Stephen King
Result
Well...no one can know everything about ALL the states in the U.S. If you're from Missouri and got this score though...it might be time to bone up, because you should definitely score higher when it comes to your home state. If not, don't beat yourself up too much!

C+, Missouri Malfunction

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Well, you don't know EVERYTHING about Missouri, but you know enough that you could trick us into think you were a native of the state if you're actually not. Great work!

B+, Missouri Master

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Did you grow up in Missouri? Were you at least born there and therefore developed an attachment that led to being educated about it? Either way, a score such as this is quite impressive. Great work!

A+, Missouri Native

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1
What is the capital of Missouri?
St. Louis
Jefferson City
Kansas City
2
What is Missouri's nick name?
The Show Me State
The Corn State
The Hoosier State
3
What is Missouri's motto (it's Latin)?
Ad astra per aspera
Virtute et armis
Salus populi suprema lex esto
4
What is the largest city in Missouri?
Kansas City
St. Louis
Jefferson City
5
What is the highest point in Missouri?
Ketcherside Mountain
Taum Sauk Mountain
Hughes Mountain
6
What was Missouri called before it was granted statehood?
Missouri Region
Missouri Territory
Missouri Settlement
7
When was Missouri admitted to the Union?
August 1821
September 1850
January 1795
8
As of 2016, who was the governor of Missouri?
Matt Blunt
Bob Holden
Jay Nixon
9
What is the state bird of Missouri?
Bluebird
Brown Thrasher
Cardinal
10
Which of the following is on the Missouri state coin?
Lewis & Clark and the Gateway Arch
Winston Churchill Memlorial
George Washington Carver Memorial
11
What part of the Oregon Trail was Missouri?
the ending point
the starting point
a major rest stop
12
Which of the following famous authors is from Missouri?
Ayn Rand
Mark Twain
Stephen King