Quiz: Can You Answer These 13 Questions Every Bostonian Should Know?

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Are you really from Beantown?

How well do you know the lingo, slang, and trivia of Boston, Massachusetts? Can you call yourself a true local?

 Sep 24, 2017
1 of 13Pick the correct answer!
What is the official dessert of the state of Massachusetts?
Hot Fudge Sundae
Banana Split
Boston Cream Pie
2 of 13Pick the correct answer!
The Boston Common is the oldest public __________ in the country.
newspaper
library
park
3 of 13Pick the correct answer!
The 60-story tall __________ Tower houses 13 acres of glass.
Paul Revere
Trump
John Hancock
4 of 13Pick the correct answer!
Boston is the largest city in __________.
Just Massachusetts
Just New England
Massachusetts AND New England
5 of 13Pick the correct answer!
Only in Boston does "Barney" refer to __________.
The airport
A Harvard student
A purple dinosaur
6 of 13Pick the correct answer!
Boston is home to America's first subway called the __________.
Grand Central Terminal
Metro Metro
Tremont Street Subway
7 of 13Pick the correct answer!
Only in Boston do "Red Sox" refer to __________.
a band name
a baseball team
a pair of red stockings
8 of 13Pick the correct answer!
Which team plays at Fenway?
Yankees
Red Sox
Celtics
9 of 13Pick the correct answer!
Which of the following is a nickname for Boston?
Windy City
Beantown
Sin City
10 of 13Pick the correct answer!
Which historical event did not occur in Boston?
The 1773 Tea Party
Paul Revere's midnight ride
The Alamo
11 of 13Pick the correct answer!
Which of the following is not a nickname of Boston?
Sin City
Athens of America
The City on a Hill
12 of 13Pick the correct answer!
Which of the following is not a suburb of Boston?
Winchester
Brooklyn
Lexington
13 of 13Pick the correct answer!
The Boston University mascot is the __________.
Turtle
Squirrel
Terrier
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