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Which is the capital city of US state of Connecticut ?

Hartford
Bridgeport
New Haven
Stamford


Nicknamed the "Insurance Capital of the World", Hartford houses many insurance company headquarters, and insurance remains the region's major industry. Almost 400 years old, Hartford is among the oldest cities in the United States.

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Which is the highest mountain in the US state of Connecticut ?

Ragged Mountain
Bear Mountain
Mount Frissell
Sleeping Giant


With an elevation of 748 m, this mountain is located on the border of southwest Massachusetts and northwest Connecticut.

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Connecticut state is named after the

River
Mountain
Animal
Plain


The state is named after the Connecticut River, a major U.S. river that approximately bisects the state.

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How many U.S. Representatives are from the US state of Connecticut ?

1
5
9
13


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What is the motto of US state of Connecticut ?

Qui transtulit sustinet
Nil sine numine
Ditat Deus
Audemus jura nostra defendere


It means "He who transplanted sustains"

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Which is the Connecticut state marine mammal ?

Sperm whale
Bowhead whale
Gray whale
Manatee


The sperm whale is the largest of the toothed whales and the largest toothed predator.

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Which is the Connecticut state bird ?

Northern Flicker
Wild Turkey
American Robin
Northern Mockingbird


It is a migratory songbird of the thrush family. The American robin ranks behind only the red-winged blackbird as the most abundant, extant land bird in North America. The American robin is active mostly during the day and assembles in large flocks at night.

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How many names were in the first telephone book ever issued in the New Haven District , Connecticut, USA ?

50
100
150
200


The New Haven District Telephone Company published it in New Haven in February 1878.

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The world's first nuclear powered submarine was built in Groton,Connecticut, USA in 1954. What is its name ?

USS San Juan
USS Nautilus
USS Michigan
USS Hyman


Nautilus was decommissioned in 1980 and designated a National Historic Landmark in 1982. The submarine has been preserved as a museum of submarine history in Groton, Connecticut

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Connecticut is home to the oldest U.S. newspaper still being published. What is the name of the Newspaper ?

Poughkeepsie Journal
The Keene Sentinel
Hartford Courant
The Post and Courier


The Hartford Courant is the largest daily newspaper in the U.S. state of Connecticut, and is often recognized as the oldest continuously-published newspaper in the United States. The Connecticut Courant began as a weekly on October 29, 1764, started by Thomas Green.

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