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Mystery State #9

Each of the 51 printable Mystery State work sheets presents five clues to the identity of one of the 50 U.S. states or the District of Columbia (Washington, D.C.). Students use the clues to help them identify that place.

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Clue 1: The oldest rock in the world, dated at 3.8 billion years old, was found in this state.

Clue 2: The blueberry muffin is the official state muffin of this state.

Clue 3: This state's motto is L'Etoile du Nord, which is French for "Star of the North."

Clue 4: Charles M. Schultz, who drew the "Peanuts" cartoons, was born in this state.

Clue 5: This state has 12,000 lakes.  

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