Quiz: You'll Only Pass This Test If You're From The Bootheel Missouri


Are you a true Bootheel Missourian?

What do you really know about this small region in Missouri? Test yourself with trivia about the area's history, geography, and musical icons.

 Feb 21, 2017
1 of 10Pick your answer!
What is the Bootheel Missouri?
A nickname for the state of Missouri.
The southeastern most part of the state of Missouri.
A town in Missouri where the people only wear boots.
2 of 10Pick your answer!
Which three counties make up the Missouri Bootheel?
Platte, Osage, and Gasconade.
Pulaski, Callaway, and Nodaway.
Dunklin, New Madrid, and Pemiscot.
3 of 10Pick your answer!
What is the name of the fault zone located in the Bootheel?
The New Madrid Fault Zone
The Dunklin Fault Zone
The Pemiscot Fault Zone
4 of 10Pick your answer!
Which major singer was born in the Bootheel?
Dolly Parton
Miley Cyrus
Sheryl Crow
5 of 10True or false?
The effects of the New Madrid earthquakes prompted the first disaster relief effort from the Federal Government.
6 of 10Pick your answer!
The Bootheel of Missouri lies between which two rivers?
The Mississippi River and the St. Francis River
The Blue River and the Black River
The Mississippi River and the Platte River
7 of 10Pick your answer!
Where does the Bootheel get its name from?
Frank W. Bootheel founded the region.
Its shape looks like the heel of a boot.
Nowhere specific, Bootheel is just a name.
8 of 10Pick your answer!
Near which city did the Battle of Island Number Ten occur during the Civil War?
New Madrid
9 of 10Pick your answer!
Approximately how large is the Bootheel of Missouri?
5,000 square miles
200 square miles
980 square miles
10 of 10Pick your answer!
Who is credited for the inclusion of the Bootheel in the boundaries of Missouri?
Roger B. Wilson
John Hardeman Walker
Eric Greitens
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