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 Sep 16, 2018
1 of 18Choose your answer!
What other name is New York City known by?
The Big Apple
The City of Brotherly Love
Sin City
2 of 18Choose your answer!
In New York, pie refers to the dessert, but is also another name for:
Sandwiches
Cheesy bread
Pizza
3 of 18Choose your answer!
Throughout the United States, what degree is only offered at the Fashion Institute of Technology in Manhattan?
Adventure Education
Cosmetics and Fragrance Marketing
Fashion design
4 of 18Choose your answer!
Which of these movies did not take place in New York City?
The Big Lebowski
Enchanted
Sex in the City
5 of 18Choose your answer!
Which is not a common weekend activity for New Yorkers living in NYC?
Brunch
Driving a car
Sightseeing
Thrifting
6 of 18Choose your answer!
Tourists love to flock to which historic landmark that resides in New York?
The Liberty Bell
The Mona Lisa
The Statue of Liberty
7 of 18Choose your answer!
You can get a lot of places on the Subway - How many miles long are the subway tracks in NYC?
600 miles long
5,000 miles long
10,000 miles long
8 of 18Choose your answer!
What colors do New York baseball fans bleed for their beloved Mets?
Green and white
Blue and orange
Red and yellow
9 of 18Choose your answer!
But if you're on the other side of the rivalry, you'll be repping which colors for the Yankees?
Red, white, and blue
Green, orange, and yellow
White, blue and gray
10 of 18Choose your answer!
How many Super Bowl victories do the Giants have under their belt?
0
15
4
11 of 18Choose your answer!
What famous stadium do the Giants call home?
Tiger Stadium
Yankee Stadium
Rose Bowl
12 of 18Finish the order:
"I'll get one everything bagel with _______"
Schmear
Spread
Sauce
13 of 18Choose your answer!
Brrr, it can really be ______ out during the winter in New York.
Stone
Slab
Brick
14 of 18Choose your answer!
What does TriBeCa stand for?
Triangle below Canal
Trees below Canal
Triangle below Chelsea
15 of 18Finish the phrase:
"Hey! __________ twitter post!"
Check this
Peep this
Watch this
16 of 18Choose your answer!
What seafood is particularly delicious and popular in New York?
Oysters
Shrimp
Lobster
17 of 18Choose your answer!
Who was New York named after?
University of York
Alexander M. York
The Duke of York and Albany
18 of 18Choose your answer!
Which area of New York hosts the Ball Drop every New Year's Eve?
Times Square
Staten Island
Greenwich Village
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