Who's the fastest? Who has the most bars? Who has the most good looking people? Now we know who is the smartest and who are the dumbest states in the good o'l USA.

Thanks to some information from The Washington Post, we can see scores are much better for northern states over southern states, and I believe our climate makes a big difference. Even with all the sun and sand and warmth, Hawaii comes in dead last on the list of smart states; while snowy Minnesota and Wisconsin are near the top.

Or you can use science and with the help of IQ tests, SAT and ACT scores and the Percentage of college graduates in each state. they have come up with this must have list.

5 Dumbest States in the Country

  1. Hawaii
  2. Nevada
  3. Mississippi
  4. Alabama
  5. Florida

Minnesota and Wisconsin topped the other end of the scale. Minnesota comes in at number 2 on the list of smartest states while Wisconsin comes in just behind at number 5.