Quiz: If You Can Get 10/15 On This, You Must Be From New Orleans


Do you know more about New Orleans than just Mardis Gras?

Test your knowledge of New Orleans with questions about the geography, cuisine, festivals, culture, and more.

 Feb 01, 2017

1 of 15Pick your answer!

Who is New Orleans named after?
Mitch Landrieu
Louis XV
Philippe II

2 of 15Pick your answer!

What was the name of the hurricane that hit New Orleans in 2005?

3 of 15Pick your answer!

New Orleans is located on the banks of the _____ River.

4 of 15Pick your answer!

Which university is not in New Orleans?
Queens University
Loyola University
Tulane University

5 of 15Pick your answer!

What is the translation of Mardis Gras?
Glitter Tuesday
Fat Tuesday
Colorful party

6 of 15Pick your answer!

Which movie was filmed in New Orleans?
12 Years a Slave
Gone Girl

7 of 15Pick your answer!

Which food is not native to New Orleans?
Eggs Benedict
Po-boy Sandwich

8 of 15Pick your answer!

What is the professional football team called?
The Saints
The Pelicans
The Baby Cakes

9 of 15Pick your answer!

What is the major New Orleans newspaper?
The Bayou Weekly
The Orleans Times
The Times-Picayune

10 of 15Pick your answer!

What is the oldest operating streetcar line in America?
Canal Streetcar Line
Riverfront Streetcar Line
St. Charles Streetcar Line

11 of 15Pick your answer!

What is New Orleans' major bridge across the Mississippi River?
The Crescent City Connection
The Hale Boggs Memorial Bridge
The Twin Span Bridge

12 of 15Pick your answer!

Which is not a nickname of New Orleans?
The Crescent City
The Big Easy
The Sunny City

13 of 15Pick your answer!

A lot of food in New Orleans uses ____ seasoning.

14 of 15Pick your answer!

What is jambalaya?
Mushroom pilaf
Meat and veggies mixed with rice
Vegetable soup

15 of 15Pick your answer!

Which street is home to many antique shops and clothing boutiques?
Esplanade Avenue
Magazine Street
Decatur Street
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