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In Kentucky

Where is Kentucky?

It is between Tennessee and Indiana, in the Eastern Central part of the United States. Kentucky is sometimes called a southern state, more specifically of the upland south. It ( Full Answer )
In US Constitution

What is Kentucky?

Kentucky is a state in the USA that is famous for horse racing. It is located in the middle eastern part of the US.
In College Applications and Entrance Requirements

What colleges are in Kentucky?

You can obtain this information by going to and using the sites College MatchMaker search engine, or you can also click on the related links belo ( Full Answer )
In History of the United States

Where does the name Kentucky come from and why they name Kentucky Kentucky?

They named it Cantucky The spelling of the word changed over the years but the word Cantucky actually is the Indian word meaning Dark and Bloody Ground. Algonquin Indian wor ( Full Answer )
In Kentucky

What are the landforms of Kentucky?

The Cumberland or Appalachian Plateau in the eastern third of the state is heavily forested with hills and mountains and has the state's highest point at 4,139 ft. The Blue ( Full Answer )
In Kentucky

Does Kentucky have a nickname?

The Bluegrass State. The name "Bluegrass" comes from the color of the seed heads of Poa grass, which grows in the region.
In Colonial America

When was Kentucky discovered?

In 1750, Thomas Walker, a pioneer scout, entered Kentucky through the Cumberland Gap and made the first thorough exploration of the eastern part of the region. Daniel Boone e ( Full Answer )
In College Applications and Entrance Requirements

Colleges in Kentucky?

The Public Universities in Kentucky include: Eastern Kentucky University Kentucky State University Morehead State University Murray State University Northern Kentucky Univer ( Full Answer )
In Kentucky

What is Kentucky known for?

While Kentucky is well-known for its fried chicken, it is most known for its thoroughbred horses and its many beautiful horse farms.
In Kentucky

What can you do in Kentucky?

One thing you could do in Kentucky in go to the Kentucky Derby. You can visit Mammoth Cave National Park, Lincoln's Birthplace and childhood home, as well as see the world' ( Full Answer )
In Kentucky Derby

When is the Kentucky Derby?

The Kentucky Derby is run on the first Saturday in May of every year. In the related questions box below you will find the exact starting times for different time zones. In ( Full Answer )
In Kentucky

What schools are in Kentucky?

Kentucky has many public and private schools for grades K-12. See related links below for lists of those schools.
In Kentucky

In what region is Kentucky?

Kentucky is in the South region of the United States of America, specifically Division 6 (East South Central) of Region 3 (South).
In Kentucky

What state is Kentucky in?

Kentucky is a state in the US. Yes it is a state... Well actually its a commonwealth. However, it is still not in another state -_-
In Kentucky

Who is the governor in Kentucky?

As of 2013, the Governor of the Commonwealth of Kentucky is Steve Beshear (D) who assumed the position in 2007, becoming the 61st person to do so.
In Kentucky

What are the counties of Kentucky?

There are approximately 120 counties that are in the state ofKentucky. A few of the counties are Allen, Bell, and Carter.
In Heraldry and Coats of Arms

What is the Kentucky Coat of Arms for Kentucky?

It is two men standing face to face with a double arm lock hand shake. They are dressed in long coats with tails. It is titled, "United we stand, Divided we fall". A double ar ( Full Answer )
In Name Origins

Why was Kentucky named Kentucky?

The specific reason is unknown, but the most logical belief is that it came from an Iroqouian word meaning meadow or prarie
In History of Sports

Is the Kentucky Derby held in Kentucky?

Yes , the Kentucky Derby is held in Kentucky. It's held at the Churchill Downs racetrack in Louisville. The 2010 Derby represents the 136th running of the world-famous race.
In Quakers

Did Kentucky have Quakers?

Yes and still does. Quakers got pretty much everywhere and many places still have some Quakers around somewhere although they are often few in numbers.
In Kentucky

What can you do at Kentucky?

You can first off go to the Kentucky derby if you are there at the right time. then you can also go to the Louisville slugger factory where they make the bats and it is a muse ( Full Answer )
In History of the United States

How did Kentucky get its shape?

because Missouri had extended and it had pushed everything together . After everything was pushed together it formed.
In Meteorology and Weather

Is there Winter in Kentucky?

We sure had snow this year. Typically from late December to late February. However it has been known to snow here it April!
In Food & Cooking

What do you eat in Kentucky?

In Kentucky, you eat all sorts of foods. Usually you eat foods that can be found anywhere in th world, but what's important is when Kentucky people eat. 8:00 am, 3:00 pm, and ( Full Answer )
In Geology

Does Kentucky have gold?

Yes, Kentucky has gold. The state rocks are sedimentary in nature, so there really aren't any significant deposits, but some streams will contain very fine gold, brought by gl ( Full Answer )
In Kentucky

Is there a camp in Kentucky?

Yes. Youth Haven, Camp Nathanael, Bethel Camp, Leeland Country Day Camp, and Pine Crest Youth Camp. There are a lot more though.
In College Basketball

Who is the leader of Kentucky?

John Calipari is the head coach. Athletics Director is Mitch Barnhart. President of U.K is Eli Capilouto.
In Fast Food

Is Kentucky Fried really from Kentucky?

Yes, the founder of Kentucky Fried Chicken actually opened his first restaurant there.hope this helped for why ever you need this information. please recommend and give me goo ( Full Answer )
In Kentucky

What are the oceans of Kentucky?

The state of Kentucky has no oceans, but does have several large rivers and lakes.
In Food & Cooking

What is burgoo in Kentucky?

Burgoo is a soup or stew made from meats and vegetables. Historically it was cooked outdoors in iron kettles over an open wood fire; cooking would take 12 hours or more. ( Full Answer )
In History of the United States

Where did the US get Kentucky?

I don't really understand your question. Kentucky is in the United States of America. It was the 15th state to gain statehood on June 1, 1792. Kentucky was never a territory. ( Full Answer )
In Animal Life

What animals does Kentucky have?

Inbread cows, inbread horses, indread cats, inbread dogs, inbread donkeys, inbread possums, inbread pigs, inbread humans.... oh wait... u said animals right? Well.... yeah.... ( Full Answer )