Quiz: A True Illinois Local Should Get 15/15 On This Test. Can You?

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Do you love Illinois? This is the quiz for you!

Illinois Quiz: Questions About Illinois' Cities, Universities, and History. What Makes the 21st State Unique?

 Jan 19, 2018

1 of 15Pick Your Answer!

We'll start off with the basics: How do you pronounce Illinois?
Ill-uh-noy
Ill-ih-noise
Ill-eye-noise

2 of 15Pick Your Answer!

This famous Route starts in Chicago, IL. Finish this song lyric: "Get your kicks on ________."
Route 66
Route 56
Route 76

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What type of pizza is associated with Chicago?
Deep Dish
Pan
Hand Tossed

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You will never find ______ on a Chicago-style hotdog
Ketchup
Relish
Mustard

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Which of the following is NOT a nickname for Illinois?
Land Of Lincoln
The Noisey State
The Prairie State

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The worlds first ______ was built in Chicago in 1884.
Skyscraper
Ferris wheel
Bridge

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Name two prominent Universities in Illinois.
Harvard and Northwestern
Princeton and Yale
U of I and Northwestern

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What music genre is Chicago known for?
Rock n roll
Rap
Blues

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What two baseball teams play for the North and South side of Chicago respectively?
Cubs and White Sox
Mets and Yankees
A's and Red Sox

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Mobster ____ ____, a.k.a. "Scarface," rose to infamy as the leader of the Chicago Outfit during the Prohibition Era.
Al Capone
Johnny Torrio
Joe Esposito

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October 8th, 1871 marked the start of the Great Chicago _____.
Fire
Flood
Famine

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Which one of these celebrities is an Illinois native?
Julia Roberts
John Belushi
Tom Hanks

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Illinois was the first state to ratify the 13th amendment to abolish _____.
slavery
thin crust pizza
Wisconsin people

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The tallest building in Chicago, now known as Willis Tower, is more commonly called the _____.
Sears Tower
White Sox Tower
Chicago Water Tower

15 of 15Pick Your Answer!

Everyone knows the best place to get a hot dog or Italian beef sandwich is at _____.
Louie's
Portillo's
Johnny's
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