Top 10 USA facts Selected as the most interesting among geography related questions in Geography quiz What is Barack Obama's Middle name?Hussein. Barack Hussein Obama II is named after his father, Barack Hussein Obama, Sr. Hussein is a commonly given Arabic name which is the diminutive of Hassan, meaning "good", "handsome" or "beautiful". Hussein is also a surname of the royal family in Jordan.Created by: globalquiz.orgpoliticians facts » Dry Falls is thought to be the greatest known waterfall that ever existed. Where is it?In the United States. Dry Falls is a 3.5 mile long scalloped precipice in central Washington. According to the current geological model, catastrophic flooding channeled water over this 400-foot (120 m) rock face at the end of the last ice age. At this time, it is estimated that the flow of the falls was ten times the current flow of all the rivers in the world combined.Created by: globalquiz.orgwaterfalls facts » Which is the only officially bilingual U.S. state?Hawaiian, along with English, is an official language of the state of Hawaii - even though the number of native speakers of Hawaiian gradually decreased during the period from the 1830 to 1950s, and is currently under 0.1% of statewide population. The state government of Louisiana offers services and documents in French, as does New Mexico in Spanish, but these are not official state languages.Created by: globalquiz.orgHawaii facts » What religion was US President John F. Kennedy?Roman Catholic. JFK was the first, and only so far, Catholic president of the United States.Created by: Krzysztof Moskalpresidents of the United States facts » Which movie is this scene from?The Deer Hunter. One of the most talked-about sequences in the film, the Vietcong's use of Russian roulette with POWs, was criticized as being contrived and unrealistic since there were no documented cases of Russian roulette in the Vietnam War.Created by: globalquiz.orgactors facts » How many states are not in the contiguous United States?Two. It's Hawaii and Alaska. Aditionally, Hawaii is the only state not located in the Americas.Created by: globalquiz.orggeography facts » Where is Río Bravo?Between USA and Mexico. Río Bravo, is the name given in Mexico to the river known in the United States as the Rio GrandCreated by: globalquiz.orgmovies facts » Where is New York?At point 1. The easily recognizable Long Island extends 118 miles (190 km) eastward from New York Harbor. It is both the longest and the largest island in the contiguous United States. Created by: globalquiz.orgNew York facts » What is known as the Boston Tea Party?Destruction of cargo in Boston Harbour. The Boston Tea Party was an act of sabotage against British fiscal policy that favoured East India Company over American companies. On the night of December 16, 1773, Samuel Adams and the Sons of Liberty boarded three ships in the Boston harbour disguised as Mohawks, and threw 342 chests of tea overboard. Today the tea destroyed would be valued at over $1m. The actions eventually led to American Revolution. Created by: smyruhistory of the United States facts » How many amendments to the USA constitution have been repealed?One. Of 27 ratified amendments to USA Constitution only one has been repealed. This was 18th amendment of 1917 that had introduced the American prohibition. It was repealed in 1933. Created by: smyruprohibition facts » Play geography quiz and see all the questions.