Celebrate National Texas Day with this Lone Star trivia

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The uniqueness and diversity of the Lone Star State is celebrated every year on Feb. 1 during National Texas Day.

On March 2, 1836, a group of 59 delegates packed the tiny town of Washington, about 80 miles northwest of Houston, and declared Texas a republic and independent from Mexico.

Today, history fans can visit the Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site and see where Texas was born.

Celebrate National Texas Day, by putting your knowledge of the Lone Star State to the test with this quiz.

About the Author:

Aaron Barker has been a senior digital editor at KPRC 2 since 2016. As a meteorologist, he specializes in stories about the weather. He has covered Hurricane Harvey, the Astros first World Series win, the Santa Fe High School shooting, the ITC fire and Tropical Storm Imelda.