Quiz: You'll Only Pass This Street Smarts Test If You've Lived In Chicago

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Are you Chicago street savvy?

How well do you know the streets, geography, locations, and directions of the city of Chicago? Can you call yourself a street savvy local?

 Jun 23, 2018
1 of 16Pick the correct answer!
What is the "Curse of the Billy Goat"?
A curse that a Greek tavern owner put on the Cubs
Getting sick after eating bad food
A bad hair day
2 of 16Pick the correct answer!
If you were in an "artsy" mood, where would you head?
The Loop
Wrigley Field
River North
3 of 16Pick the correct answer!
What drink would you purchase for your out-of-town friend, but not yourself?
A moscow mule
A shot of Jameson
A shot of Malort
4 of 16Pick the correct answer!
What is a "bodega"?
Type of Pizza
A baguette
A corner store
5 of 16Pick the correct answer!
What is Buddy Guy's?
A Jazz club
A famous chef
A small diner
6 of 16Pick the correct answer!
Which color is NOT on the "L" Line?
White
Blue
Red
7 of 16Pick the correct answer!
O'Hare International Airport is located __________ of downtown Chicago.
Northwest
Southeast
Northeast
8 of 16Pick the correct answer!
If you're driving down "LSD" what do you have a view of?
Lake Erie
Lake Michigan
Lake Superior
9 of 16Pick the correct answer!
Which former President's last name is not currently a Chicago street name?
Harrison
Van Buren
Tyler
10 of 16Pick the correct answer!
What is the longest continuous street within Chicago?
Cermak Road
Western Avenue
Jackson Boulevard
11 of 16Pick the correct answer!
Which street is home to the Bulls and the Blackhawks, aka "The Madhouse"?
Van Buren
Madison
Lincoln
12 of 16Pick the correct answer!
How many moveable bridges are in the Loop?
18
28
8
13 of 16Pick the correct answer!
The Flat Iron Building is located in __________.
University Village
Wicker Park
Wrigleyville
14 of 16Pick the correct answer!
The Portage Park intersections are also known as __________.
the Six Corners Shopping District
Wrigleyville
Little Italy
15 of 16Pick the correct answer!
The Chicago Cubs baseball field is located in __________.
Evanston
Wrigleyville
South Loop
16 of 16Pick the correct answer!
If your friends want to meet up at the "Sears Tower" where are they really going?
Buckingham Fountain
Wrigley Field
Willis Tower
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