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

Are you a New York resident or a New Yorker?

Jennifer Garner, 13 Going on 30, surprised, shocked, NYC, new york, movies/tv
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 May 27, 2018
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Question: 1/16Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 2/16Pick the correct answer!

When do you cross a street?
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
When there is a walk sign

Question: 3/16Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 4/16Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 5/16Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 6/16Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 7/16Pick the correct answer!

What is the fare on the Staten Island Ferry?

Question: 8/16Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 9/16Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 10/16Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 11/16Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 12/16Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 13/16Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 14/16Pick the correct answer!

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

Question: 15/16Pick the correct answer!

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.

Question: 16/16Pick the correct answer!

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