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Old 03-09-2007, 08:24 PM   #1
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Can you name the 50 states in 10 minutes?

Play this game to find out
Ironic Sans: 50 States in 10 Minutes

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Old 03-09-2007, 08:50 PM   #2
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I missed five states, but apparently spelling makes a difference in this quiz because I didnt spell Massachusetts correctly. I missed Alaska, Hawaii, Delaware, Virginia, and Mass.
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Old 03-09-2007, 09:19 PM   #3
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I got them all with about 3 minutes left to go....except for Maryland! I just couldn't think of that last one
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Old 03-09-2007, 09:21 PM   #4
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I don't think I could type fast enough.
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Old 03-09-2007, 09:44 PM   #5
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I don't think I could type fast enough.
True, typing fast does make a difference as well. Fun though even if you miss a few states.
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Old 03-09-2007, 09:58 PM   #6
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I got all the states but also spelled Mass. wrong.
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Old 03-09-2007, 11:10 PM   #7
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I did it and had 07:46 left!
Would have been better, but I couldn't spell conn.

(I learned that silly little song when I was in the first grade and haven't forgotten it-guess it did come in handy!)
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Old 03-10-2007, 12:02 AM   #8
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(I learned that silly little song when I was in the first grade and haven't forgotten it-guess it did come in handy!)

a LITTLE song? Lemme guess, it had atleast 50 words? I see you have been super genius from a very young age
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Old 03-10-2007, 12:15 AM   #9
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I did it and had 07:46 left!
Would have been better, but I couldn't spell conn.

(I learned that silly little song when I was in the first grade and haven't forgotten it-guess it did come in handy!)
Omg- that is amazing! It took me 3 tries to get them all. Vermont, massachusetts, nevada, and oklahoma were hard for me to remember, in general.
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Old 03-10-2007, 02:29 AM   #10
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States

Is this a test of your knowledge of the states or a typing and spelling test???????????
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Old 03-10-2007, 08:32 AM   #11
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i had 49 of them with about 5 minutes left, but montana stumped me.

what a butte!
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Old 03-10-2007, 10:29 AM   #12
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a LITTLE song? Lemme guess, it had atleast 50 words? I see you have been super genius from a very young age
um, yeah...that's it! Am I the only one? It does them alphabetically.
I also used it a lot in the 5th grade...for other reasons: when we'd get in trouble, we had to stay in at recess and write down all 50 states and their capitals (it was curriculum). I was forever talking in class (gee, that's hard to believe, eh?)
I'd write it down fast so I wouldn't miss the tetherball championships.

Here's the song:

Fifty Nifty United States
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Old 03-10-2007, 10:47 AM   #13
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jkath ~ me too! I used to sing the states song as a kid. Then again, my mom made me learn the capitals, too, when I was in 1st grade. I learned a different song.

i was done in 5 min, but I couldn't figure out why I was missing one ~ turns out I HADN't typed NY even though I thought i had. And when the song failed me, I went mentally vertically down the map! So I got 'em with 2:20 to spare.
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Yeah, I wasted good chunk of 10 minutes trying to figure out how to spell "Massachusetts" correctly

But in the end I got 48 of 50, I forgot Nebraska and Oklahoma, not that I didn't know they existed, just a blip on my memory... however I suppose it is not bad for someone who hasn't been to the stateside for the last 6 1/2 years!
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Old 03-11-2007, 06:14 PM   #15
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Sure can. A-something....how would I know every where you all live. I cant count that high either!

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Old 03-11-2007, 09:46 PM   #16
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I DID IT!!!

I named all 50 states in 10 minutes.

I named Alaska "Fluffy"
I named Alabama "Boo"
I named Arkansas "Rascle"



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P.S. Actually, there are only two states that I'm intimately familiar with. Intoxication and Confusion.
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Old 03-11-2007, 10:31 PM   #17
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You forgot:Maryland, Minnesota, Nebraska, Vermont, Wisconsin,

Ugh!!! and that is with 2 of us trying to guess them all!!!!
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Old 03-11-2007, 11:06 PM   #18
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No WAY! I thought we had 40 states.
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Old 03-11-2007, 11:28 PM   #19
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I always forget Vermont and Utah
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Old 03-12-2007, 01:27 AM   #20
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Sheesh! I did the same as Buckytom but the one I couldn't come up with until 1 minute 27 seconds from the end was Maine.

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