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Geography of Tennessee

Can you answer these random questions about the geography of Tennessee?
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What is the state capital of Tennessee?
Nashville
What is the nickname of the above?
Music City
What prestigious university in that city is named after a railroad magnate?
Vanderbilt University
What street in Memphis is called the "Birthplace of Blues"?
Beale Street
What river is located on Tennessee's western border?
Mississippi River
What Appalachian mountain pass is located near the junction of Kentucky,
Virginia, and Tennessee?
Cumberland Gap
What city famously makes Jack Daniel's whiskey?
Lynchburg
What city was established in 1942 as a secret nuclear research site?
Oak Ridge
What is the name of the mansion in which Elvis used to live in Memphis?
Graceland
What is the state nickname of Tennessee?
The Volunteer State
From what city is there an old song about a "choo-choo"?
Chattanooga
What Tennessean city hosted the 1982 World's Fair?
Knoxville
On what river are those cities located?
Tennessee River
What national park between Tennessee and North Carolina is the most-visited
one in the United States?
Great Smoky
Mountains
What section of the Appalachians is that national park part of?
Blue Ridge Mountains
What city was once the capital of Tennessee and is the state's geographic center?
Murfreesboro
What church gave its name to a nearby Civil War battle in southwestern Tennessee?
Shiloh
What is the name of Dolly Parton's theme park?
Dollywood
What three-letter agency brought electricity to the Tennessee Valley in the 1930s?
TVA
Tennessee is one of the two states that border 8 other states.
What is the other one?
Missouri
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