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|1. Delaware was the first state to ratify the United States constitution, thereby becoming the first state in the union. What was the second state to do the same?|
|2. The top nine (9) states, ranked in order of land area, are Alaska, Texas, California, Montana, New Mexico, Arizona, Nevada, Colorado, and Wyoming. What state ranks number ten (10) in land area?|
|3. The “white oak” is the state tree of all these states except for which state?|
|4. The “cardinal” is the state bird of all these states except for which state?|
|5. What state is known as “The Ocean State”?|
|6. What state capital city claims to have the oldest house, church, and public building in the United States?|
|7. There is only one word in the name of the capital city of which one of these states?|
|8. On which island is Honolulu, the capital city of Hawaii, located?|
|9. What is the capital city of Alaska?|
|10. In which one of these states is the capital city also the most populous city in the state?|
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