History Quizzes

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License Plates Quiz

Take this quiz to learn about the history of our North Carolina license plate, then see how many of the more than 150 specialty tags you can spot on the road.
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Living History

Resolve this year to visit our 27 state historic sites and discover our Tar Heel past.
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Pioneers of the Sky

Test your knowledge of aviation history with this quiz as we celebrate the 110th anniversary of the Wright brothers’ first flight.
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Baseball Season

Test your knowledge of the game’s history in the Tar Heel state.
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Our State 80th Anniversary

Our State Through the Years

As Our State celebrates 80 years, see how much you know about Our State and its history in this special anniversary quiz.
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Carl Goerch

Carl Goerch was the founder of The State magazine, which later became Our State magazine.
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Pivotal Past

Through the centuries, many historic events dictated North Carolina’s future.
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Nobel North Carolina

Started in 1901, Nobel Prizes recognize superlative efforts in everything from literature to medicine.
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Historic Churches

Religious freedom was one reason folks first flocked to North Carolina from England and Europe.
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North Carolina General Stores

North Carolina’s country and general stores have provided provisions as well as a place for generations of Tar Heels to fraternize.
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