Free Massachusetts Trivia Questions With Answers
Which US state borders Massachusetts to the west?
A: New York.
How many miles of interstates and other highways are there
in the state of Massachusetts?
A: 31,300 miles.
Where does Massachusetts rank in size among the states?
A: It's the 7th smallest.
The state of Massachusetts was the first to form a Black
regiment with white officers, and it was called the what?
A: The 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry.
What is the Massachusetts state fossil?
A: Dinosaur track.
In Massachusetts how many counties are there?
Massachusetts is located along the Atlantic Flyway, a major
route for what?
A: Migratory waterfowl.
Massachusetts has two separate metropolitan areas: Greater
Boston in the east and what in the west?
A: The Springfield metropolitan area.
How much of Massachusetts' population lives in Greater
A: Approximately two-thirds.
What is the Massachusetts state bird?
Where in Massachusetts was the site of the colony founded
in 1620 by the Pilgrims who come to America on the Mayflower?
Massachusetts is the home of what university founded in
1636, and the oldest institution of higher learning in America?
A: Harvard University.
What was the name of the United States' first college for
women, opened in 1837?
A: Mount Holyoke College,
The oldest college in the US is Harvard University, founded
in Massachusetts in what year?
A: The year 1636.
What is the Massachusetts state fish?
What is the "official" name of the state of Massachusetts?
A: The "Commonwealth of Massachusetts".
What is the Massachusetts state beverage?
A: Cranberry juice.
What is the area of Massachusetts in square miles?
A: 10,555 .
What is the largest city in the state?
What percentage of the state is covered in
A: Around 62%.
What is the Massachusetts state song?
A: All Hail to Massachusetts.
Located in Holyoke is what hall of fame?
A: The Volleyball Hall of Fame.
How many NBA Championships have the Boston Celtics won?
In 2005, what percentage of the population of Massachusetts
Large numbers of the indigenous people in the northeast of
what is now the US were killed by epidemics and from 1617 to 1619, smallpox
reportedly killed what percentage of the Massachusetts Bay Native Americans?
What is the Massachusetts state dog?
A: Boston terrier.
The pilgrims established their settlement at Plymouth in
1620, and developed friendly relations with what native American Indian tribe?
In 1630, Puritans established the Massachusetts Bay Colony
in what is now what city?
A: Boston .
Massachusetts was the first state to pass compulsory what?
A: School attendance laws.
What is the Massachusetts state cat?
A: Tabby cat.
In 1636, Roger Williams founded what colony?
A: Rhode Island.
How many Superbowls have the New England Patriots won?
What is the longest interstate in Massachusetts?
A: Interstate 90.
John Adams was an important figure in both the struggle for
independence and the formation of the new what?
A: United States.
What is the Massachusetts state horse?
A: Morgan horse.
How many Stanley Cups have the Boston Bruins won?
What is the Massachusetts state
A: Wild turkey.
During World War II, what percentage of the US armaments
were produced in Massachusetts?
A: 3.4 percent.
What is the Massachusetts state insect?
A: Lady bug.
Robert F. Kennedy, another member of the political family,
was a presidential candidate before his assassination in what year?
A: In 1968.
Where in Massachusetts is the famous Kennedy Compound
A: At Hyannisport on Cape Cod.
In 1987, Massachusetts got federal funding for the Central
Artery/Tunnel Project, the biggest federal highway project ever approved, and
commonly known as what?
A: The Big Dig.
In 2013, the population of Massachusetts was estimated to
Who is the Massachusetts state artist?
A: Norman Rockwell.
In what year was Massachusetts ranked as the most energy
efficient state in the union?
A: In 2011.
What is the major airport in the state?
A: Logan International Airport.
Massachusetts is home to The Mather School, founded in
1639, and it is America's oldest public what?
A: Elementary school.
How many times have the Boston Red Sox won the World
What is the Massachusetts state tree?
A: American Elm.