Quiz: Only A True Marylander Could Ace This DC Quiz

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Are you Maryland enough?

This is a fun women.com quiz on DC food, language, and cultural trivia to see how well you really know the area!

 Jun 24, 2018
1 of 16Choose your answer!
Which place is typically free to go to in DC?
The beaches!
The Smithsonian Museums!
Any of the arcades!
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Is Washington DC its own State?
No, but a lot of people think it should be.
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What is a U Street Taco actually?
A loaded hotdog wrapped in a giant slice of pizza.
A cannoli taco with chocolate sauce.
A waffle with taco toppings
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Which of these is a popular seasoning choice in DC?
Old Bay
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Mumbo sauce is MOST comparable to:
Barbecue Sauce
Maple Syrup
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Ronald Reagan has something named after him in DC, what is it?
A Coffeehouse in Georgetown
An Airport in Gravelly Point Park
A Museum in Mount Vernon
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What would you call a person who lives in DC but wasn't born there?
A plumbus
A yankee
A transplant
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Streets in DC that go North-South are named after numbers, while diagonal avenues are often named after:
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To say someone is "bad" can mean they are not good, but it can also mean:
They are good looking
They are confused
They are stupid
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The pride of the DC fast food scene is...
Five Guys
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Which building is often mistaken to look like Disneyworld?
The Ronald Reagan Memorial
The White House
Kensington Mormon Temple
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This bleak looking restaurant is known for their seafood and is practically a landmark due to age:
The Salmon Steamer
The Perch Church
The Shrimpboat
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Which of these questions are you most likely to be asked first in DC when meeting someone?
Where you went to highschool
When your birthday is
What you do/what your job is
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Walk on the ______________, stand on the _____________.
left, right
sidewalk, street
carpet, drapes
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A real DC native prefers to call the DC area...
The happiest place on earth.
The littlest city
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The movie "The Exorcist" made this famous:
A store in Georgetown
A staircase in Georgetown
A bench in the district
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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!