It was easier to integrate U.S. states and Canadian provinces for this week’s trivia challenge, as things turned out. Here we go:
California has the most of these, by far, with 74.
Illinois is next with 30. Then New York (27), Pennsylvania (24), and Michigan (22).
Florida, Texas, Virginia, and Washington have 19 each. North Carolina is close with 18.
12: Connecticut, Missouri, and Montana.
11: Indiana, Massachusetts, South Carolina, and Vermont.
10: Mississippi and West Virginia.
8: Arizona and Wisconsin.
7: Louisiana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Ohio, and Oregon.
6: Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, New Jersey, Ontario, and Oklahoma.
5: Arkansas, Georgia and Nebraska.
4: Kentucky, New Hampshire, and Utah.
3: Alabama, Nevada, and Rhode Island.
2: Delaware, Quebec, and Tennessee.
1: British Columbia, D.C., and Idaho.
0: Every other state, province, and territory in the United States and Canada.*
* Alaska, Alberta, American Samoa, Guam, Hawaii, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Northern Mariana Islands, the Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Prince Edward Island, Puerto Rico, Saskatchewan, South Dakota, U.S. Virgin Islands, Wyoming, or Yukon. And zero in all of Mexico.
Quick “similar-state” comparisons: North Dakota (7), South Dakota (0). Colorado (9), Wyoming (0). New Hampshire (4), Vermont (11).