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States of the U.S. in Alphabetical Order

Name all fifty U.S. states in order from A to Z.
Quiz by jillibean414
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Last updated: September 3, 2018
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First submittedJuly 19, 2012
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Average score72.0%
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State
A
Alabama
A
Alaska
A
Arizona
A
Arkansas
C
California
C
Colorado
C
Connecticut
D
Delaware
F
Florida
G
Georgia
H
Hawaii
I
Idaho
I
Illinois
 
State
I
Indiana
I
Iowa
K
Kansas
K
Kentucky
L
Louisiana
M
Maine
M
Maryland
M
Massachusetts
M
Michigan
M
Minnesota
M
Mississippi
M
Missouri
M
Montana
 
State
N
Nebraska
N
Nevada
N
New Hampshire
N
New Jersey
N
New Mexico
N
New York
N
North Carolina
N
North Dakota
O
Ohio
O
Oklahoma
O
Oregon
P
Pennsylvania
 
State
R
Rhode Island
S
South Carolina
S
South Dakota
T
Tennessee
T
Texas
U
Utah
V
Vermont
V
Virginia
W
Washington
W
West Virginia
W
Wisconsin
W
Wyoming
100 Recent Comments
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Level 68
Aug 23, 2016
Alabama was my last one to get!
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Level 73
Nov 13, 2016
cant believe i forgot missouri...
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Level 70
Nov 14, 2016
I know all the US States on the map of USA, I can name them all in relation to their position to each other, yet when it came to alphabetical I didn't have enough time to finish, trying to work out the alphabetical order especially in the M's and the N's, only got 1 point for my trouble.
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Level 59
Dec 27, 2016
Got them all! 22 sec to spare
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Level 74
Jan 5, 2017
I'm all south american and have answered every single US geography quiz
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Level 77
Jan 15, 2017
'New' Mexico? Fascinating
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Level 75
Aug 29, 2017
When I was young many older people referred to the country as "Old Mexico". I'm guessing that started when New Mexico became a state. I said something to my grandmother once about Mexico and she asked, "Which one, new or old?"
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Level 68
Feb 20, 2017
got all 51, gotta catchem all!
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Level 53
Feb 19, 2022
I got all 52.
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Level 53
Jan 28, 2024
53
+1
Level 43
Jun 1, 2024
54
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Level 56
May 20, 2017
Forgot about Arizona, Texas, and Virginia somehow.
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Level 62
May 20, 2017
done with 3:10 left :)
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Level 16
Jul 7, 2017
Awesome quiz!
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Level 44
Aug 9, 2017
haha i knew all the states in order since i was 9
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Level 51
May 27, 2021
I have since age 7
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Level 56
Jan 29, 2022
Same here
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Level 44
Aug 26, 2017
not enough time...
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Level 76
Aug 29, 2017
OK, now try the same for Canada.
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Level 58
Aug 29, 2017
I somehow got South Carolina and South Dakota but missed both North Carolina and North Dakota. Weird.
+3
Level 62
Aug 29, 2017
Harder than I thought - guess i have to go learn that song now
+1
Level 56
Jan 29, 2022
Lol
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Level 35
Aug 29, 2017
Oh yeah! Let’s go – first try! https://goo.gl/rAZDNe
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Level 65
Aug 29, 2017
I forgot Texas... lol
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Level 60
Aug 29, 2017
What's with the map used for the quiz image? It looks like Baja California is part of the United States???
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Level ∞
Aug 30, 2017
Weird. Didn't notice that. I changed the image.
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Level 35
Aug 30, 2017
For some reason, I thought it said all filthy states, lol!
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Level 70
Sep 25, 2017
Think you know where the States of USA are? ….. try my "Walk the coast of USA quiz"…… here it is
+3
Level 32
Dec 2, 2017
Or the song with the girl singing it in a minute...got me done
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Level 39
Dec 6, 2017
all fifty 1:43 remaining
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Level 65
May 2, 2018
I finally found a reason to know the states song!
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Level 56
Jan 29, 2022
Haha
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Level 38
Jul 5, 2022
Lol true
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Level 4
May 14, 2018
Really bad on this one
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Level 4
May 31, 2018
Difficult but use your memory
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Level 47
Jul 17, 2018
haha I can't believe It took me until the very end to remember texas!
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Level 31
Aug 11, 2018
Got it in 1 minute and 13 seconds! I'm not even American...
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Level 33
Aug 24, 2018
Got it in 3:33!
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Level 53
Sep 21, 2018
forgot maine, new mexico and missouri
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Level 45
Oct 26, 2018
50/50! West Virginia almost screwed me up. And you also knows this from fifty nifty!
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Level 56
Jan 29, 2022
Very nifty
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Level 28
Oct 27, 2018
Fifty-Nifty United States has helped me with this since I was a little kid! 100% with 3:38 left!
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Level 56
Jan 29, 2022
Same here
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Level 56
Oct 28, 2018
49/50 DAMN U CALIFORNIA!! How could i forget it
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Level 53
Oct 28, 2018
So basically nobody did better than my amazing, outstanding, legendary 3:27.
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Level 56
Jan 29, 2022
Is 3:26 better?
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Level 61
May 8, 2019
I gOT 50/50 wItH 4:56 left, aNd i Am noT FroM usA. i aM ALso 2 YrS
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Level 70
Jul 2, 2019
50/50! Fun and interesting quiz
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Level 41
Aug 6, 2019
When did they come up with this fifty-nifty song? I never heard of it. My son, who is 18, says he never heard of it either.

It’s funny, but I grew up in New Jersey, and I don’t have any recollection of having to memorize all the states. I do remember though, very clearly, having to memorize all the counties in New Jersey! 😅

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Level 53
Jan 19, 2024
It came out in 1961 apparently. My parents learned this in the ‘70s, and I learned this as well.
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Level 62
Aug 15, 2019
Can you accept New vada and New braska? 🤪
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Level 38
Sep 23, 2019
Can you accept Tonga for texas
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Level 56
Jan 29, 2022
Tonga is a country
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Level 60
May 1, 2023
Oh yeah, I agree. This is a really common mistake, and I’d like for it to be a type in.
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Level 33
Nov 17, 2019
forget california Kappa
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Level 45
Jan 15, 2020
Got all with 3:33 remaining. FIFTY NIFTY UNITED STATES
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Level 56
Jan 29, 2022
Haha
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Level 58
Feb 23, 2020
I had to reach into the depths of my memory for this one; there's a song I learned in elementary school that helped me, lol.
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Level 56
Jan 29, 2022
Fifty nifty
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Level 37
Mar 5, 2020
was staring a the second "T" space like "what other state starts with t?"

I forgot about Texas.

Still finished in 2:19 though!

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Level 71
Sep 9, 2020
woot woot 3:37 left :)

I was thinking about the state capitals quiz to this

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Level 79
Sep 16, 2020
Here before the District of Columbia becomes a state! 😉😏
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Level 28
Jun 22, 2021
It won’t because it’s the Capital of the United States Puerto Rico is more likely to become a state!
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Level 60
Jul 28, 2021
Well, Uncle Joe has a little weird grasp on reality, so it actually really seems more likely that DC will become the 51 at the moment. Or at least, I haven't heard him speaking about how the Puertoricans deserve a representation.
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Level 63
Oct 4, 2020
Anyone beat 3:50?
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Level 58
Oct 12, 2020
at my elementary school we never learned the song but I still aced this quiz somehow
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Level 56
Jan 29, 2022
Same
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Level 59
Nov 2, 2020
Haha we learned the song and I will never fail a United States quiz again!
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Level 56
Jan 29, 2022
Lol
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Level 48
Nov 7, 2020
got them all with 3 minutes left + i'm british and we don't learn them
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Level 15
Nov 11, 2020
its nice 😃😃😃😃😃😃:):):):)
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Level 14
Nov 15, 2020
EZ
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Level 66
Dec 13, 2020
I didn't get California, Texas, Washington and Wisconsin. Wow LOL
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Level 60
May 1, 2023
Half of those are like literally the US states you would know if you had zero other knowledge of the US lol.
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Level 59
Feb 2, 2021
that was fun! I felt so panicky - thought I'd run out of time, but I did ok - still had 1:42 left. Whew.
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Level 62
Mar 5, 2021
Easy, 100% and 3:23 left to spare, (the fifty states song you learn in grade school helps.)
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Level 56
Jan 29, 2022
Very much
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Level 31
Mar 27, 2021
100 % easy
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Level 32
Mar 30, 2021
Thank you Fifty NIfty :)
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Level 56
Jan 29, 2022
:O same
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Level 31
Apr 6, 2021
3:12 left, learning the US states by heart was so fun, I'm from UK so wherever you are its possible to learn things with practice. Have a great day!
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Level 28
Jun 22, 2021
I forgot Idaho And Maine somehow!!
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Level 54
Aug 28, 2021
I almost forgot Utah. I live in Utah
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Level 38
Sep 5, 2022
I am ashamed. I hate timed quizzes but thought I'd give it a try. I came to U and thought "there are no states beginning with U!" Guys... I also LIVE in UTAH.
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Level 67
Nov 21, 2021
I chose to leave the Ms and Ns till last for obvious reasons. Not being American didn't help.
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Level 56
Jan 29, 2022
I had to learn a song about the states in alphabetical order so this was pretty easy. 3:26 first try :D
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Level 64
Mar 15, 2022
Finished with 5minutes 30 left
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Level 40
May 19, 2022
If you don't skip it's ten times harder
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Level 75
Dec 7, 2022
Pretty strong evidence that Wisconsin is the most forgettable state. Too bad. I rather like it.
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Level 69
Jan 10, 2023
Go Pack Go! Well, maybe next year....
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Level 50
Jan 3, 2023
I don't understand why everyone comments how much time was left when they finished!.? It says my actual time for me (1:15)
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Level 61
Apr 28, 2023
44/50, sorry but the time limit is stupidly short. Needs at least another minute.
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Level 68
May 1, 2023
36 seconds remaining
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Level 43
May 1, 2023
Pretty easy if you know the song :)
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Level 20
May 1, 2023
This quiz was easy not bragging the time limit is perfectly fine if you know states and the alphabet unlike RJG he so dumb he doesn't know the alphabet
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Level 21
May 1, 2023
Fifty nifty is the only reason I got this haha
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Level 34
May 1, 2023
Fifty Nifty United States from 13 original colonies. Shout 'em, shout 'em, tell all about 'em, one by one 'till we've given a day to every state, in the U.S.A.....
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Level 61
May 2, 2023
Well, I got them all with 33 seconds remaining... and I have NEVER learned a song for this! Haha kinda proud of myself (for those who did learn the song, congrats on finding the one place you'll ever need to know the states in alphabetical order instead of by where they are 😉 😄 ).
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Level 91
May 16, 2024
fifty nifty united states.....
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Level 55
Jun 9, 2024
Alabama and Alaska Arizona Arkansas...