States and Capitals

In 5th grade, students are expected to meet California Social Studies Standard 5.9, which reads as follows: “Students know the location of the current 50 states and the names of their capitals.”

Here are some resources to help learn your 50 states and capitals:


Practice Test (with word bank): 


Practice Test (no word bank): 



Quizlet Learn will help you practice your states and capitals. 

50 states practice map

Quizlet Practice Test will let you take a practice test online to see how much you know.

The 50 States Video Page has some videos and songs to help you learn all the states.

Seterra has an online 50 states practice game you can play.

Penguin Hop 50 States is a multiplayer 50 state racing game.