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Geographic Alphabet Quiz- USA

Based on the description provided and the starting letter for each answer, can you identify of the state, city, geographic feature, etc located in the United States?
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Last updated: May 11, 2020
First submittedMay 11, 2020
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Description
Starting Letter
Answer
A system of mountains in eastern North America, stretching from southeastern Canada to Alabama, highest mountains east of the Rockies
A
Appalachian Mountains
Capital and most populous city of Idaho, located in the southwestern part of the state
B
Boise
One of the principal rivers in the southwestern United States, it flows thru the Grand Canyon, Hoover Dam is located on this river
C
Colorado River
Desert valley in eastern California, in the northern Mojave Desert bordering the Great Basin Desert, it is one of the hottest places in the world
D
Death Valley
Salt water tidal estuary in New York City, it separates Manhattan and Bronx from Queens and Brooklyn, not a river despite its name
E
East River
Region around the quadripoint where the borders of Utah, Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona meet
F
Four Corners
Territory of the United States in Micronesia, in the western Pacific Ocean, it is the largest and southernmost of the Mariana Islands
G
Guam
Capital and largest city of Hawaii, on the southeast coast of the island of Oahu
H
Honolulu
Capital and largest city of Indiana, in the central part of the state, on the White River
I
Indianapolis
Capital city of Alaska, located on the Alaskan panhandle, only accessible by plane or boat
J
Juneau
Island and city in the Straits of Florida, southernmost city in the contiguous United States and the westernmost island in the Florida Keys connected by highway
K
Key West
Densely populated island in the southeast part of the state of New York, it begins at New York Harbor and extends eastward into the Atlantic Ocean
L
Long Island
Northernmost state in the 48 contiguous states, source of the Mississippi River, known as the Land of 10,000 Lakes
M
Minnesota
Large city in Virginia, on the Hampton Roads, on the mouth of Chesapeake Bay, home to the largest naval base in the world
N
Norfolk
Largest freshwater lake in the state of Florida, also known as Florida's Inland Sea
O
Okeechobee
River in the Mid-Atlantic region, it forms the border between Maryland and Virginia, it flows by Washington DC
P
Potomac River
Small city in western Illinois, bordering Missouri, on the Mississippi River, it was once a thriving river port and a railroad transportation center
Q
Quincy
Coastal state in New England, the smallest state by area, bordered by Connecticut (to the west) and Massachusetts (to the north and east)
R
Rhode Island
Desert that covers large parts of Arizona, southeastern California, and northwestern Mexico, the city of Phoenix is located on the northern reaches of this desert
S
Sonoran Desert
State in the south central US, bordering Mexico, it is the second largest state by both area and population
T
Texas
State in the western United States, home to the Great Salt Lake and a significant Mormon population
U
Utah
State in New England, landlocked, bordering Canada, known as the Green Mountain state
V
Vermont
Mountainous state in the Appalachian region, noted for its logging and coal mining industries
W
West Virginia
Small city in southwestern Ohio, part of the Dayton metro area, its name means "hospitality" in Greek
X
Xenia
National Park mostly located in the northwestern corner of Wyoming, centered on a large dormant supervolcano, home to the famous Old Faithful geyser
Y
Yellowstone
County in Texas, near the border with Mexico, near the Rio Grande on Falcon International Reservoir
Z
Zapata
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Level 72
May 11, 2020
Yet another great quiz. Nominated.