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It's time for the Think Thursday challenge here at the mentalfloss.com Brain Game. Good luck:

What do the capitals of Indiana,
Kentucky, and Tennessee have in common
that no other state capitals do?

Here is the ANSWER.

What do the capitals of Indiana, Kentucky,and Tennessee have in common that no other state capitals do?

ANSWER:  They are the only states whose capitals begin with that letter of the alphabet (Indianapolis, Frankfort, Nashville). All other state capitals share their first letter with at least one other state capital.

Did you come up with a different (but correct) answer? Feel free to share it with us in the comments below. Thanks for playing!

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