in

Quiz Love ItLove It

Learning About the U.S. State of North Carolina

North Carolina is known for the famous Lost Colony of Roanoke Island which was the first European settlement there. The settlers all vanished after 1587. The state was named in honor of King Charles I, of England since Carolus is Latin for Charles. North Caroline is known as the Tar Heel State. Two interesting things about this state are that they have a state carnivorous plant and also a state dog, you’ll have to guess what they are. The capital of the state is Raleigh. 

  • Question of

    Was the first European settlement the Lost Colony?

    • Yes
    • No
  • Question of

    Who was the state named for?

    • Queen Carolina
    • King Charles I
    • King Carlos
  • Question of

    What is its nickname?

    • Sunshine State
    • Lost Colony State
    • Tar Heel State
  • Question of

    What is the capital?

    • Raleigh
    • Charlotte
    • Greensboro
  • Question of

    What is the state song?

    • Old North State
    • My North Carolina
    • Hail North Carolina
  • Question of

    What is the state flower?

    • Flowering dogwood
    • Apple blossoms
    • Daisy
  • Question of

    What is the state bird?

    • Red robin
    • Northern cardinal
    • Chickadee
  • Question of

    What is the state tree?

    • Oak tree
    • Hemlock
    • Pine tree
  • Question of

    What is the state animal?

    • Muskrat
    • Eastern gray squirrel
    • Beaver
  • Question of

    What is the state carnivorous plant?

    • Cape sundew
    • Waterwheel
    • Venus flytrap
    • Venus flytrap
  • Question of

    What is the state dog?

    • Plott Hound
    • English bulldog
    • American setter

Report

What do you think?

11 points

25 Comments

Leave a Reply

Leave a Reply