It has been over fourteen years since the first state quarter was released (January 1, 1999 – Delaware). All fifty are in circulation with Hawaii being the last state quarter minted in 2008. Despite their unique artwork, they generally go unnoticed; it is just a quarter, but they do have similarities among them. See if you can recall some of the details they exhibit as featured in this quiz about U.S. quarters. There should be no cheating for you who are collectors!
A. Which quarter has a gun on it?
B. On which state quarter would you find a duck?
C. Which state has a cow on it?
D. How many state quarters have horses depicted?
E. Which states have American bison (buffalo) on them?
- South Dakota and New York
- Kansas and North Dakota
- Colorado and Nebraska
- Wyoming and Montana
F. How many states have a fish on them?
G. Which one has an astronaut on it?
H. How many states have a trumpet displayed?
I. Which one has the most presidents depicted?
- South Dakota
- New Jersey
J. How many states depict the state’s boundary or outline on them?
K. Which state quarter has a race car on it?
L. How many states display a boat or some sort of water craft within the design?