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