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How to recognise Kentucky on a map 

(Pronounced ken-tuhk-ee)

Kentucky's outline looks like a Kentucky Fried Chicken drumstick.

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

The chef is cooking Kentucky Fried Chicken in his baking trays.

The chef is cooking a Kentucky fried chicken in his baking trays.


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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