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California Superlatives

Answer the following questions about superlatives of the U.S. state of California.
For temperature records, name either the temperature in degrees Fahrenheit or the location where that temperature was recorded.
For the river, name the longest river that flows through or along the border of California by total length of the river, not just its length in California.
For the lakes, name the largest lakes in or bordering California by total surface area, not just area in California.
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Highest Point
Mt. Whitney
Lowest Point
Death Valley (Badwater Basin)
Longest River
Colorado River
Largest Natural Lake
Lake Tahoe
Largest Man-Made Lake
Salton Sea
Largest Island
Santa Cruz Island
Highest Volcano
Mt. Shasta
Tallest Dam
Oroville Dam
Largest County (Area)
San Bernardino
Largest County (Population)
Los Angeles
Largest City
Los Angeles
Oldest continuously inhabited settlement
San Diego
Largest four-year college or university (by total enrollment)
USC
Busiest Airport
Los Angeles International Airport
All-Time Highest Recorded Temperature (°F)
134°F (Furnace Creek, Death Valley)
All-Time Lowest Recorded Temperature (°F)
-45°F (Boca)
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