Mammoth Memory

How to recognise Arkansas on a map 

(Pronounced ahr-kuhn-sor)

Arkansas's outline looks like a pair of chefs legs.

To remember the appearance and location of the US state Arkansas on a map, use the following mnemonic:

The chef's legs ached (because he'd been on the ark cooking all day) and they were sore (Arkansas).

the chefs legs ached and they were sore


Seven American states together look like a chef holding a number of baking trays. This is useful for remembering the shapes of the states and being able to recognise them on a map. 

The seven states are:

Chef outline for American states

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