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Florence, known as Flojo. 1959–98, US sprinter, winner of two gold medals at the 1988 Olympic Games
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Words nearby Griffith-Joyner
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