Can We Guess How Long You’ve Lived In NYC Based On These Questions?

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Are you a New York resident or a New Yorker?

Take this fun quiz about NYC food, culture, and slang, and we'll tell you how long we think you've lived in New York!

 May 27, 2018

1 of 16Pick the correct answer!

What do you do if you see a subway train coming but you aren't on the platform yet?
Walk casually, the next one will arrive in a few minutes
Try and hurry but its okay if you miss it
Push anyone out of the way and sprint to make the train

2 of 16Pick the correct answer!

When do you cross a street?
When there is a walk sign
When there is a walk sign and you've triple checked no cars are near
Whenever it seems like you can make it before a car hits

3 of 16Pick the correct answer!

Which is clearly the best baseball team?
The Cubs
The Yankees
The Red Sox

4 of 16Pick the correct answer!

What is the best kind of pizza?
Large triangle slices that can be folded
Square slices
Deep dish

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If you are walking down the street and you make eye contact with a stranger what do you do?
Look away immediately
Smile at them
Give them a hug

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What famous Jewish film director shot many of his movies in New York?
Woody Allen
Martin Scorcese
Stanley Kubrick

7 of 16Pick the correct answer!

What is the fare on the Staten Island Ferry?
Free
$8.50
$1

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Which building in NYC has its own zip code?
Empire State Building
Statue of Liberty
Flatiron District

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You know that beyond a doubt, New York City has the BEST:
Bagels
Pizza
Bourbon

10 of 16Pick the correct answer!

If the weather is "brick" what should you wear?
A coat, gloves and a hat
A rain coat
Shorts and a tank top

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If you need to ask someone for directions, make sure to...
Make it succinct.
Tell them exactly why you're going where you're going.
Ask them how they are first and introduce yourself.

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When riding the subway, its polite to:
Avoid eye contact and keep to yourself.
Share whatever you're eating with everyone in your car.
Smile at anyone who looks at you.

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"Buy a drink, get a free ______"
second drink.
dinner.
show

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What's up "son"?
my lord
friend
literal child

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Do you want to have a car in New York?
Its illegal to drive in New York.
Yes, driving is the only way to get anywhere!
Absolutely not, its way easier to take public transport.

16 of 16Pick the correct answer!

You'd have to say NYC is:
The best city in the world
A pretty great city
ok, I guess
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

Are you a die hard NYC fan, or did you only just move here? Answer these questions and we'll guess how long we think you've lived in New York. women.com has geographic based quizzes not only to offer some fun trivia on specific places, but also in order to help reconnect you with your home city, town, state, or region. Whether its a place you went to school or worked, or if you lived there for a period of your life, we want to have a quiz for you so that you can relive some nostalgic memories associated with that place.

Did you or do you live in New York? If so, then you likely have specialized knowledge about NYC that you are probably not even consciously aware of—but it makes New York a part of who you are and very important to your identity.

Be sure to share this quiz with your friends and family, no matter what score you get, so that they can share their experience of New York City with you as well and you can have a meaningful conversation and connect through your shared geographic experience of the city!