US Map Quiz

This contemporary map set includes a blank outline, numbered quiz, completed, and answer key.

We have a series of census maps that follow the inclusion of new states, and this one is from 1960. Since the boundaries have not changed, it is still accurate.

Always good to have on hand in any social studies class, as a beginning of the year activity, substitute emergency lesson plan, and as part of the final exam. I attach a copy to every exam throughout the school year and when I’m feeling generous, offer extra credit for every correctly labeled state.


U.S. Map Quiz

US labelled map

Map skills are so important, yet tend to be a weakness for many students.

Start off the school year with maps, and tack them onto exams all year long.

Here is a blank outline map of the U.S. as well as a numbered map for a quiz and an answer key.


Map Quiz for 1790

1790We created a set of maps for each decade that the boundaries of the U.S. changed from 1790 to today. We included a blank outline, numbered for a quiz, completed map, and answer key.

In the spirit of back to school we are posting the 1790 map.

Let us know what you think, we’ll post more if you like them.