How Much Do You Know About South Carolina?

It's A Beautiful State, But How Much Do You Know About It?
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What is the capital of South Carolina?
Charleston
Columbia
Beaufort
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Which South Carolinian is the acclaimed author of novels such as The Prince of Tides?
Pat Conroy
James Lee Burke
Willie Morris
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South Carolina was the first state to do which of the following?
Have a space program
Secede from the Union
Develop air conditioning
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Which South Carolina city is home to Rainbow Row?
Charleston
Columbia
Newberry
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What is South Carolina's nickname?
Seagrass State
Palmetto State
Saltwater State
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The Civil War began when shots were fired where?
Fort Sumter
Fort Bragg
Fort McClellan
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South Carolina has a state dance. What is it?
Twist
Shag
Funky Chicken
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Descendants of former slaves live off the coast of South Carolina and still speak a language closely related to what was spoken in Africa. What is it?
Gullah
Taino
Carib
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What South Carolina city was the site of civil rights protests in 1968 where three protesters were killed by police?
Orangeburg
Beaufort
Columbia
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What South Carolinian served in Congress for almost fifty years?
Jesse Helms
Lindsey Graham
Strom Thurmond
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In the colonial period, South Carolina's staple crop was:
Cotton
Rice
Soybeans
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South Carolina has a state amphibian. What is it?
Salamander
Horned Toad
Blue Skink
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1
What is the capital of South Carolina?
Charleston
Columbia
Beaufort
2
Which South Carolinian is the acclaimed author of novels such as The Prince of Tides?
Pat Conroy
James Lee Burke
Willie Morris
3
South Carolina was the first state to do which of the following?
Have a space program
Secede from the Union
Develop air conditioning
4
Which South Carolina city is home to Rainbow Row?
Charleston
Columbia
Newberry
5
What is South Carolina's nickname?
Seagrass State
Palmetto State
Saltwater State
6
The Civil War began when shots were fired where?
Fort Sumter
Fort Bragg
Fort McClellan
7
South Carolina has a state dance. What is it?
Twist
Shag
Funky Chicken
8
Descendants of former slaves live off the coast of South Carolina and still speak a language closely related to what was spoken in Africa. What is it?
Gullah
Taino
Carib
9
What South Carolina city was the site of civil rights protests in 1968 where three protesters were killed by police?
Orangeburg
Beaufort
Columbia
10
What South Carolinian served in Congress for almost fifty years?
Jesse Helms
Lindsey Graham
Strom Thurmond
11
In the colonial period, South Carolina's staple crop was:
Cotton
Rice
Soybeans
12
South Carolina has a state amphibian. What is it?
Salamander
Horned Toad
Blue Skink