Statistics for Geography of Illinois

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  • This quiz has been taken 89 times
  • The average score is 14 of 21

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QuestionAnswer% Correct
Which of the Great Lakes does Illinois border?Lake Michigan
96%
What is the main airport of Chicago?O'Hare
96%
What historic highway starts in Chicago and ends in Santa Monica, California?Route 66
95%
What is the state capital of Illinois?Springfield
91%
What is Chicago's most famous nickname?The {Windy} City
91%
What river makes the entire western border of Illinois?Mississippi River
88%
What is the tallest building in Chicago?Willis Tower
86%
What decaying manufacturing "belt" is Illinois part of?Rust Belt
82%
What is the most common nickname of Illinois?Land of {Lincoln}
78%
What river makes Illinois's border with Kentucky?Ohio River
75%
In what stadium do the Cubs play?Wrigley Field
70%
What metropolitan area extends into Illinois across that river?St. Louis
65%
After what African capital is the southernmost city in Illinois named?Cairo
62%
What nickname is given to the sculpture "Cloud Gate"?The Bean
61%
What famous university is located in Evanston?Northwestern
56%
Chicago's trains are known as "The El". What is "El" short for?Elevated
48%
On what river are the cities Peoria, Havana, and Peru located?Illinois River
42%
What aquarium in Chicago was once the largest in the world?Shedd Aquarium
38%
In what city did "Wayne's World" happened?Aurora
36%
What "Presidential" park was the site of the World's Columbian Exposition of 1893?Jackson Park
18%
What is the highest natural point in the state?{Charles} Mound
13%

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