Statistics for Geography of New York State

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  • This quiz has been taken 226 times
  • The average score is 12 of 20

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QuestionAnswer% Correct
What is the name of the largest waterfall in the world?Niagara Falls
97%
What is the state capital of New York?Albany
96%
On what river is the above located?Hudson River
89%
What is the second most populous city of New York state?Buffalo
87%
On what island are "The Hamptons" located?Long Island
86%
What lake does the above overlook?Lake Erie
83%
What name is given to the 11 long and narrow lakes in central western New York?The {Finger} Lakes
71%
What major Y city is located right north of New York City?Yonkers
69%
What major mountain range is runs through eastern New York?Appalachians
68%
What is the most populous U.S. city that lies on the Lake Ontario?Rochester
59%
What river is located between northern New York and Canada's Ontario?St. Lawrence
58%
What is the name of the mountain range in northeastern New York?Adirondack Mountains
56%
What village in Essex county hosted the 1932 and the 1980 Winter Olympics?Lake Placid
56%
What is the name of the major lake that is located between New York and Vermont?Lake Champlain
54%
For what ancient Phoenician colony is a city in upstate New York named?Utica
41%
What is the largest of the three waterfalls that collectively form that waterfall?Horseshoe Falls
37%
What river makes the non-straight parts of the New York - Pennsylvania border?Delaware River
36%
After what native american tribe is the longest tributary of the above named?Mohawk
35%
What is the highest mountain in the New York state?Mount Marcy
23%
What is the name of the bridge that crosses the river that waterfall sits on?Rainbow Bridge
22%

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