Idaho Trivia Quiz Questions With Answers
What is the Idaho state tree?
A: The Western White Pine.
Where does Idaho rank in size among the states?
A: It is the 14th largest.
Where does Idaho get most of the energy that it consumes?
A: Imported from other states.
What is the Idaho state song?
A: Here We Have Idaho.
How does Idaho rank as far as population with the other
A: It's the 39th most populous.
Idaho has the world's largest factory for "what", with a
capacity of 120,000 metric tons per year?
A: Barrel cheese.
When did Idaho State University in Pocatello open?
A: In 1901 as the Academy of Idaho.
What is the Idaho state raptor?
A: Peregrine falcon.
What is the capital of Idaho?
From 1990 to 2010, Idaho's population increased by how much?
Where does Idaho rank in terms of land area with other states?
A: It's the 13th‑largest state in terms of land area at 83,570 sq. miles.
What are the residents of Idaho called?
Where is the home of Idaho State University?
What is the Idaho State Flower?
A: Syringa (Philadelphus lewisii).
What are Idaho's two major airports?
A: Boise Airport, and the Spokane International Airport.
Beginning in the 70s, Boise has emerged as a center of what kind of manufacturing?
On what date was Idaho was admitted to the Union?
A: On July 3, 1890.
What is the Idaho state fruit?
A: The Huckleberry.
Idaho is mountainous and is bigger than what region?
A: New England.
What is Idaho's nickname?
A: The Gem State.
There are only two places on earth where significant quantities of the gem star garnets can be found, Idaho and where?
What is the Idaho state insect?
A: The Monarch butterfly.
Sometimes Idaho is referred to as the what?
A: Potato State.
What is the state motto for Idaho?
A: Esto Perpetua (Latin for "Let it be forever").
How many US states does Idaho border?
Which two states of are to the west of Idaho?
A: Washington and Oregon.
What is the Idaho state horse?
A: The Appaloosa.
Idaho shares a border with what Canadian province?
A: British Columbia.
What is special about Hells Canyon.
A: It's the deepest gorge in the United States.
What is the Idaho state bird?
A: The Mountain Bluebird.
In Idaho, Shoshone Falls is a water fall that is taller
A: Niagara Falls.
What is the Idaho state fish?
A: The Cutthroat trout.
What was the first university in Idaho, founded in 1889?
A: University of Idaho in Moscow,.
Where are the main offices of the Idaho National Laboratory?
A: Idaho Falls.
What is Idaho's highest point?
A: Borah Peak at 12,662 ft.
How many counties does Idaho have?
What is the Idaho State Gem?
A: Idaho star garnet.
Where is the state of Idaho's lowest point?
A: In Lewiston at 710 ft .
Which mountain range is usually considered to be Idaho's most?
A: The Sawtooth Range.
Who supplies most of the natural gas used in Idaho?
A: Washington State.
What is the Idaho state fossil?
A: Hagerman Horse (Equus simplicidens).
How many time zones does Idaho have?
How far is Idaho's western border from the Pacific Ocean?
A: 350 miles.
How long ago might there have been Humans in Idaho?
A: 14,500 years ago.
Where is the home of Northwest Nazarene University?
Excavations at Wilson Butte Cave near in 1959 showed evidence of "what" including the oldest dated artifacts in
North America ?
A: Human activity.
In what year did the
Lewis and Clark expedition cross Idaho on its way to the Pacific Ocean?
A: In 1806.
What is the Idaho state dance?
A: The Square Dance.
The first non-indigenous settlement was Kullyspell House, located on the shore of what lake?
A: Lake Pend Oreille.
During the Great Depression prices plummeted for Idaho's what?
A: Major crops.
What has become the largest single economic center in Idaho with over 25% of the state's total revenue?
A: Science and technology .
Idaho produces about how much of the potatoes grown in the US?
A: Almost one third.
Idaho is home to three of Anheuser-Busch facilities that provide the what for breweries located across the nation?
Boise is the home of Micron Technology, the only U.S. manufacturer of what?
A: Dynamic random access memory (DRAM) chips.
Imports account for how much of Idaho's total energy consumption?
A: More than 80% .
How much of the electricity consumed in Idaho in 2005 came from hydroelectricity?
Idaho is one of the few states without a major freeway linking its two what?
A: Largest metropolitan areas.
Idaho is served by how many transcontinental railroads?
What is the Idaho state amphibian?
A: Eastern Tiger Salamander.