Quiz: Can You Tell If These North Carolina Town Names Are Real Or Made Up?

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You've heard of Greensboro and Greenville, but Green Level?

This quiz asks about some of North Carolina's most underrated towns and municipalities, like Green Level and Hamlet.

 Apr 08, 2017
1 of 10Pick your answer!
The village of ________ in Avery County has a population of 73 and is named for a nearby mountain.
Nephew
Grandfather
Stepmother
2 of 10Pick your answer!
The town of ______ made news in 1991 because of a fire at a chicken plant.
Horatio
Falstaff
Hamlet
3 of 10Pick your answer!
_________, a Charlotte suburb, has a Minor League Baseball team called the Intimidators.
Kannapolis
Mannapolis
Bannapolis
4 of 10Pick your answer!
________, population 2,416, spans Stanly and Cabarrus Counties.
Weevil
Locust
Cicada
5 of 10Pick your answer!
True to its name, ________ has a population of only 441.
Minuscule
Micro
Baby
6 of 10Pick your answer!
_______ in Lenior County houses the Wilbur A. Tyndall Tractor Museum.
Pink Hill
Purple Plateau
Green Gully
7 of 10Pick your answer!
________ was deliberately given a catchy name to attract tourists.
Moonshine Peak
Seven Devils
Starlight Valley
8 of 10Pick your answer!
Stamp collectors seek out postmarks from _______ (population 292) at a certain time of year.
St. Nick
Valentine
Turkey
9 of 10Pick your answer!
________ in Buncombe County is still unincorporated.
Wreath of Roses
Forks of Ivy
Sprays of Wildflowers
10 of 10Pick your answer!
_________ in Camden County was named for its sleazy saloons.
Seven Devils
Old Trap
Perdition
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