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Can You Tell If These Cities Are Us Capitals Or Not?

Do you know your US capitals well enough to discern which of these US cities are capitals but which are not? Put your knowledge of capitals to the test with this tricky quiz! Ready? Let's go!
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Is Birmingham, Alabama a state capital?
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Is Austin, Texas a state capital?
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Is Philadelphia, Pennsylvania a state capital?
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Is Charlotte, North Carolina a state capital?
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Is Nashville, Tennessee a state capital?
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Is Los Angeles, California a state capital?
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Is Portland, Oregon a state capital?
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Is Jackson Hole, Wyoming a state capital?
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Is Columbus, Ohio a state capital?
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Is Detroit, Michigan a state capital?
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Is Baton Rouge, Louisiana a state capital?
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Is New York, New York a state capital?
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C+, Capital Clueless

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Unfortunately, you don't know your US cities or state capitals very well just yet! While you may know the capital of your own state like a pro, you could definitely brush up on the remaining states. Better luck next time!

B+, Capital Clever

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You are capital clever! You seem to know your state capitals and US cities like a pro. Though it can be tricky to discern which city is a capital and which is just a major metropolis, you made it look pretty simple!

A+, Capital Expert

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You are a total state capital expert! It's obvious that you know your state capitals like only a true US geography buff can. You'd never be fooled into thinking that the largest city in each state was also the capital. You know way better than that. Go you!
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1
Is Birmingham, Alabama a state capital?
Yes
No
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Is Austin, Texas a state capital?
Yes
No
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Is Philadelphia, Pennsylvania a state capital?
Yes
No
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Is Charlotte, North Carolina a state capital?
Yes
No
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Is Nashville, Tennessee a state capital?
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No
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Is Los Angeles, California a state capital?
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Is Portland, Oregon a state capital?
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No
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Is Jackson Hole, Wyoming a state capital?
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Is Columbus, Ohio a state capital?
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No
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Is Detroit, Michigan a state capital?
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Is Baton Rouge, Louisiana a state capital?
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No
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Is New York, New York a state capital?
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