The U.S.: State Capitals in the West - Map Quiz Game
- Carson City
- Salt Lake City
- Santa Fe
The U.S. Census Bureau's definition of the 13 westernmost states includes the Rocky Mountains and the Great Basin to the West Coast, and the outlying states of Hawaii and Alaska.Quick! What’s the capital of California? Los Angeles? Wrong. San Francisco? Wrong again. While there are some well-known capital cities in the west, such as Phoenix and Salt Lake City, others like Sacramento, Salem, or Helena may not always come to mind so easily. This quiz even includes Juneau, which is the only capital city in the country that cannot be accessed by road, despite covering the largest land area.