State Of Flux

Match each state name in the left-hand column with an item in the right-hand column according to a certain criterion. Just what is that criterion, you ask? Ah, that's the puzzle!

1.Alabama  A.advanced placement
2.California  B.air conditioning
3.Georgia general
5.Montana  E.dal segno
6.Pennsylvania  F.Instant Messenger
7.South Dakota  G.Los Angeles
8.Virginia  H.television
9.Vermont  I.trademark
10.West Virginia  J.Volkswagen