Spot the Big Fat Alaska Lies

I'm not saying I'm responsible, but just weeks after I got back from my Alaskan vacation this summer, it was all over the news. That may have had slightly more to do with Sarah Palin, but I'd like to take some credit. Let's see how much you learned about The Last Frontier. In each question, spot the Big Fat Lie.

1 of 10
Which of these is a big fat lie?
Alaska is the 49th State, followed by Hawaii
Alaska is the 50th State, preceded by Hawaii
2 of 10
Which of these is a big fat lie?
Alaska has the world’s longest runway
Alaska has the nation’s largest Air Force hangar
3 of 10
Which of these is a big fat lie?
Alaska, by mean elevation, is the tallest state
Alaska has America’s westernmost town
4 of 10
Which of these is a big fat lie?
More than half of Alaska voters do not declare a party affiliation
Alaska has never voted for a democratic candidate for president
5 of 10
Which of these is a big fat lie?
The Iditarod has never been suspended, even during a blizzard
All Iditarod riders are required to rest for 40 total hours during the race
6 of 10
Which of these is a big fat lie?
Nobody has won the Iditarod more than four times
No woman has ever won the Iditarod
7 of 10
Which of these is a big fat lie?
Alaska’s state flag was designed by a thirteen-year-old boy
Alaska’s state flag uses blue and yellow because they were the favorite colors of the state’s first governor
8 of 10
Which of these is a big fat lie?
Alaska’s Mt. McKinley (aka Mt. Denali) is taller than South America’s Cerro Aconcagua
Alaska’s Great Gorge is deeper than the Grand Canyon
9 of 10
Which of these is a big fat lie?
Alaska was the site of the nation’s largest oil spill
Alaska experienced the nation's most powerful earthquake
10 of 10
Which of these is a big fat lie?
Alaska is larger than the combined area of the three next largest states
Alaska is larger than the combined area of the 25 smallest states