Black Mountains, the highest range of the Blue Ridge Mountains, in western North Carolina. Several peaks exceed elevations of 6,000 feet (1,830 m). Mount Mitchell, at 6,684 feet (2,037 m), is the highest in the eastern United States.
Think New York City is the state capital of New York? Then you may have a bit of trouble with this state capitals quiz. Give it a shot and learn a little something along the way. (The state capital of New York is Albany, by the way.)
Missouri River, one of the largest rivers in North America and a chief tributary of the Mississippi.