Think you know Texas? Take this quiz to find out! Yankees can keep on walkin’. Texas is known as ______. The Natural State. The Treasure State. The Palmetto State. The Lone Star State. Texas has a LOT of people. In fact it is the ____ most populous state in the US. number one. 2nd. 3rd. 4th. What is the capital of Texas? Austin. Houston. San Antonio. Dallas. How many different national flags have flown over Texas? 2. 4. 6. 8. What does the blue color in the Texas flag symbolize? Pride. Loyalty. Justice. Virtue. Where was Sam Houston born? Texas. Oklahoma. Virginia. New York. What is the official state mammal? Deer. Armadillo. Buffalo. Bull. Which of the following establishments is NOT from Texas? . . . . Texas comes from the Hasinai word tejas, which means… ? Hot (as in temperature). Oil. Love. Friend. What is the origin of the phrase “Don’t Mess With Texas”? Dates back to the Civil War. An anti-littering campaign slogan. A bumper sticker manufacturer. A local BBQ business.