Quiz: Only A True Marylander Could Ace This DC Quiz

Are you Maryland enough?

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 Jun 24, 2018
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Question: 1/16Choose your answer!


Which place is typically free to go to in DC?
Any of the arcades!
The beaches!
The Smithsonian Museums!

Question: 2/16Choose your answer!


Is Washington DC its own State?
No, but a lot of people think it should be.
Duh.

Question: 3/16Choose your answer!


What is a U Street Taco actually?
A cannoli taco with chocolate sauce.
A waffle with taco toppings
A loaded hotdog wrapped in a giant slice of pizza.

Question: 4/16Choose your answer!


Which of these is a popular seasoning choice in DC?
Old Bay
Curry
Saffron

Question: 5/16Choose your answer!


Mumbo sauce is MOST comparable to:
Maple Syrup
Vinegar
Barbecue Sauce

Question: 6/16Choose your answer!


Ronald Reagan has something named after him in DC, what is it?
A Museum in Mount Vernon
A Coffeehouse in Georgetown
An Airport in Gravelly Point Park

Question: 7/16Choose your answer!


What would you call a person who lives in DC but wasn't born there?
A yankee
A plumbus
A transplant

Question: 8/16Choose your answer!


Streets in DC that go North-South are named after numbers, while diagonal avenues are often named after:
Presidents
Horses
States

Question: 9/16Choose your answer!


To say someone is "bad" can mean they are not good, but it can also mean:
They are confused
They are good looking
They are stupid

Question: 10/16Choose your answer!


The pride of the DC fast food scene is...
KFC
Five Guys
McDonald's

Question: 11/16Choose your answer!


Which building is often mistaken to look like Disneyworld?
Kensington Mormon Temple
The White House
The Ronald Reagan Memorial

Question: 12/16Choose your answer!


This bleak looking restaurant is known for their seafood and is practically a landmark due to age:
The Shrimpboat
The Salmon Steamer
The Perch Church

Question: 13/16Choose your answer!


Which of these questions are you most likely to be asked first in DC when meeting someone?
When your birthday is
Where you went to highschool
What you do/what your job is

Question: 14/16Choose your answer!


Walk on the ______________, stand on the _____________.
sidewalk, street
left, right
carpet, drapes

Question: 15/16Choose your answer!


A real DC native prefers to call the DC area...
The happiest place on earth.
The DMV
The littlest city

Question: 16/16Choose your answer!


The movie "The Exorcist" made this famous:
A bench in the district
A staircase in Georgetown
A store in Georgetown
Women.com | Quiz Facts

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 Maryland or the DC area? 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.

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 that place with you as well and you can have a meaningful conversation and connect through your shared geographic experience.

Let's see if you know as much about DC as a real Marylander should!