Quiz: Only 1 in 50 Boston Locals Can Ace This City Challenge. Can You?

Are you a true Bostonian?

ellen soderberg, headshot, actress, boston, celebs, culture, travel
 Jan 08, 2017
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Question: 1/10Pick the correct answer!

What's a nickname for Boston?
The Big Apple
City of Angles

Question: 2/10Pick the correct answer!

What sporting event is held here every year?
The World Series
The Superbowl
The Boston Marathon

Question: 3/10Pick the correct answer!

What was the Boston Massacre?
An attack by British officers on Massachusetts civilians
An Indian attack of colonists in colonial days
An attack by Rebels during the Civil War

Question: 4/10Pick the correct answer!

What was the Boston Tea Party?
a political protest by the Sons of Liberty
The biggest tea party of the century
The celebration of the end of the Revolutionary War

Question: 5/10Pick the correct answer!

What Boston university was the background for Love Story?
Boston College

Question: 6/10Pick the correct answer!

A giant flood of _____________ killed 21 people in 1919.

Question: 7/10Pick the correct answer!

Who were Saco and Vanzetti?
A famous clothing partnership based in the Boston area
A pair of Italian immigrants treated poorly by the justice system
A comedy team famous for many years at Boston clubs

Question: 8/10Pick the correct answer!

What started the Great Fire of 1872?
Who knows?
A candle in a window
A knocked-over gaslight

Question: 9/10Pick the correct answer!

When was the First Thanksgiving held?

Question: 10/10Pick the correct answer!

When did the Big Dig officially get funding and begin?
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