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Mystery State #17 Maine

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.

Clue 1: The first chartered town in the United States -- York, chartered in 1641 -- is in this state.

Clue 2: More than 90 percent of the blueberries in North America are grown in this state.

Clue 3: The most easterly point in the United States -- West Quoddy Head -- is in this state.

Clue 4: Nearly 90 percent of the nation's lobster supply is caught off the coast of this state.

Clue 5: This state is almost as big as the other five New England states combined.