Quiz: If You Can Get 18/18 On This D.C. Test, You're The Unoffical Mayor!

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This is a fun women.com geo quiz about Washington, DC the Capital of The United States between Maryland and Virginia.

 May 17, 2018
1 of 18Choose your answer!
Is Washington DC is its own State?
No, but it damn well should be.
Duh.
2 of 18Choose your answer!
Which place is typically free to go in DC?
Any of the arcades!
The Smithsonian Museums!
The beaches!
3 of 18Choose your answer!
What is a U Street Taco actually?
A cannoli taco with chocolate sauce.
A loaded hotdog wrapped in a giant slice of pizza.
A piece of pizza with taco toppings.
4 of 18Choose your answer!
What is at the very center of DC's quadrants?
The Capitol Building
The Whitehouse
The Washington Monument
5 of 18Choose your answer!
If you're in DC listening to "go-go music", you are...
Listening to local talk radio.
Listening to podcasts.
Listening to a genre of music that's like funk.
6 of 18Choose your answer!
Everyone in DC knows that the Potomac river is...
A favorite fishing location
Not fit for consumption
Open for swimming only for residents
7 of 18Choose your answer!
Ronald Reagan has something named after him in DC, what is it?
An Airport in Gravelly Point Park
A Coffeehouse in Georgetown
A Museum in Mount Vernon
8 of 18Choose your answer!
What would you call a person who lives in DC but wasn't born there?
A transplant!
A yankee.
A plumbus.
9 of 18Choose your answer!
Streets in DC that go North-South are named after numbers, while diagonal avenues are often named after:
Horses
Presidents
States
10 of 18Choose your answer!
If someone says they're going to the DMV, they probably mean they are:
Going to The Department of Motored Vehicles!
Going to the Department of Maryland and Virginia!
Going to The District!
11 of 18Choose your answer!
The Phillips Collection is America's first collection of what?
America's first museum of modern art
America's first collection of rare minerals
America's first collection of WW2 memorabilia
12 of 18Choose your answer!
Which of these is a popular seasoning choice in DC?
Curry
Old Bay
Saffron
13 of 18Choose your answer!
Its like barbecue sauce, but better:
Mumbo sauce
Fry sauce
Cilantro
14 of 18Choose your answer!
"DC" stands for...
Dallas Cowboys
District of Columbia
Department of Clowns
15 of 18Choose your answer!
Anyone who's "bama" is:
In support of Barack Obama.
Super cool.
Someone you do NOT like.
16 of 18Choose your answer!
"Wale" is:
Who?
The worst rapper ever.
The best rapper ever.
17 of 18Choose your answer!
To say someone is "bad" can mean they are not good, but it can also mean:
They are good looking.
They are very smart.
They are stupid.
18 of 18Choose your answer!
If you're telling someone to "go smack" what are you saying?
They should leave.
They should eat something.
They should flirt.
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

Washington, DC is not actually in Washington at all. It is located between Maryland and Virginia, and is the capital (or "capitol") of the United States. It is also referred to as the capital of the world. It was previously called the District of Columbia, which is where the acronym "DC" comes from. Take this fun women.com quiz on DC to see how well you know the nation's capital! Did you or do you live in DC? If so, then you likely have specialized knowledge about the region that you are probably not even consciously aware of—but it makes that location a part of who you are and very important to your identity! Maybe you're just a huge history buff, or a resident or Maryland or Virginia who has spent a lot of time in DC. Either way--this quiz should be fun for you! 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 DC with you as well and you can have a meaningful conversation and connect through shared geographic experience.