Maine the constituent state of the United States of America is located in the northeastern corner of the country in New England. It is well known for its rocky coastlines, oceanic history and geographic areas like the granite and spruce islands of Acadia National Park. To know more facts about Maine the visually beautiful state visit our website Trivia Sharp where we provide Maine trivia and Maine quiz.
Maine History Trivia
Six years after Columbus landed in the West Indies in 1498, It is believed that an Italian sailor in the employ of King Henry VII of England named John Cabot explored the Maine coast. British forces captured the area during the American Revolutionary War and in 1812 at the end of the war Maine almost became part of Canada but was again captured by the British during the War of 1812. Later on 15th March, 1820 Maine was granted statehood. Our page Trivia Sharp provides all the information you need to know about the magnificent state, go through our Maine history trivia and have fun attending our Maine history quiz by sharing them for free with your friends and family.
Maine Geography Trivia
Maine is divided into three distinct geographic land areas, the Atlantic Ocean Coastal Lowlands, the Central Uplands, and mountain ranges of the Appalachian Mountains in the northwestern reaches of the state. The state has 3,478 miles of coastline which is 51 miles more than that of California and it possesses over 5,000 miles of coast including all of its Islands. The winters are long and cold, the summers are short and gorgeous in Maine. To know more about this amazing state visit our website Trivia Sharp and get to know a lot more about the geographic facts by reading the provided Maine geography trivia and also have fun attending our Maine geography quiz.
Maine Sports Trivia
Maine has no professional sports teams but their most loved sports are soccer, basketball, baseball, hockey and football. The residents support the New England sports teams as they have a team of their own. To know more about Maine sports and facts visit Trivia Sharp and learn by reading our Maine sports trivia and attend Maine sports quizzes like Soccer trivia questions and a lot more.
Maine Facts and Trivia
The official nickname of the state Maine is ”The Pine Tree State” and it is famous for lobsters. The Algonquian peoples residing in Maine call the state “Land of the Frozen Ground,” but the state was named for the former French province of Maine and that it was so named for being the “mainland,” as opposed to the coastal islands.
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