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Mystery State #42


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: This state was an independent nation from 1836 to 1845.

Clue 2: More wool comes from this state than any other state in the country.

Clue 3: This state's official mammal is the armadillo.

Clue 4: This state is the second-largest state in the United States.

Clue 5: President George W. Bush was governor of this state before he was elected president.