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Which is the capital city of mississippi ?

Tupelo
Batesville
Richland
Jackson

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Andrew Jackson, 7th President of the United States and the city's namesake

Jackson is the capital and since 1944 the largest city of the U.S. state of Mississippi. Located south of the Yazoo River, it is considered to be at the southern border of the Mississippi Delta[4] and is one of two county seats of Hinds County, with the city of Raymond being the other.

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Mississippi state's present constitution was adopted in which year ?

1890
1885
1880
1875


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How many national airports are there in the US state of mississippi ?

3
5
1
2


Mississippi has two international airports. One lies in the city of Jackson (Jackson-Evers International Airport) and one in Gulfport (Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport)

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Which is the state bird of US state of mississippi?

Northern Mockingbird
Lark bunting
Eastern goldfinch
Willow ptarmigan

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This is the only mockingbird commonly found in North America. This bird is mainly a permanent resident, but northern birds may move south during harsh weather. The Northern Mockingbird is known for its intelligence and has also been noted in North American culture. These birds recognize their breeding spots and return to areas in which they had greatest success in previous years.

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Which is the state marine mammal of US state of mississippi ?

Bowhead whale
Manatee
Orca
Bottlenose dolphin


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Which is the state reptile of US state of mississippi ?

Desert tortoise
American alligator
Northern black racer
Timber rattlesnake


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Which is the largest city of mississippi by population ?

Leland
Batesville
Kosciusko
Jackson


The city, the anchor for its metro area, is named after Andrew Jackson, who was honored for his role in the Battle of New Orleans and later was elected as US president. The current slogan for the city is "Jackson, Mississippi: City with Soul." In 2011 USS Jackson (LCS-6) was the first ship of the United States Navy to be named in honor of the city.

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Who performed the first human lung transplant ?

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James Hardy
Joel Cooper
Vladimir Demikhov
Henry Metras


Dr. James Hardy of the University of Mississippi performed the first human lung transplant on June 11, 1963. Following a single-lung transplantation, the patient, identified later as convicted murderer John Richard Russell survived for 18 days. Born on May 14, 1918, James D. Hardy is famous for the first human lung transplant and the first animal-to-human heart transplant.

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The world's largest cactus plantation is in which town ?

Ethel
Edwards
Eupora
Ecru


Edwards is a town in Hinds County, Mississippi. It is named for Dick Edwards, owner and proprietor of the Edwards House in Jackson, Mississippi.

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Which city is known as "Cotton Capital of the World" ?

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Greenville
Greenwood
Flowood


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