Quiz: Only A Detroit Local Can Get 10/15 On This Culture Test

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Everyone knows the sweet sounds that have come from Detroit, but perhaps only Detroit locals know that that is where these melodies originated.

This fun trivia quiz contains questions about the landmarks, history, and notable residents of Detroit, Michigan.

 Oct 27, 2017

1 of 15Pick your answer!

Detroit is located in _________ County.
Washtenaw
Monroe
Wayne

2 of 15Pick your answer!

Detroit is the largest U.S. city __________.
on the U.S.-Canada border
not located on a sea coast
west of I-95

3 of 15Pick your answer!

Detroit is located on _____________.
the Detroit River
Lake Michigan
the Mississippi River

4 of 15Pick your answer!

The Ambassador Bridge connects Detroit to __________, Ontario.
Toronto
London
Windsor

5 of 15Pick your answer!

Which French explorer founded Detroit in 1701?
LaSalle
Cadillac
Marquette

6 of 15Pick your answer!

Of these record labels that shaped the sound of the 1960s, which is based in Detroit?
Chess
Motown
Stax

7 of 15Pick your answer!

Which hip hop group formed in Detroit?
Boogie Down Productions
D-12
N.W.A.

8 of 15Pick your answer!

As of 2017, the biggest employer in Detroit is _________.
Detroit Public Schools
General Motors
Detroit Medical Center

9 of 15Pick your answer!

Which blues legend is most representative of the Detroit Blues?
Muddy Waters
John Lee Hooker
Howlin' Wolf

10 of 15Pick your answer!

The rhythm section who played on many famous Detroit records between 1959 and 1972 is nicknamed ___________.
the Funk Brothers (aka the Soul Brothers)
the Wrecking Crew
the Swampers

11 of 15Pick your answer!

What sport do the Detroit Pistons play?
basketball
hockey
football

12 of 15Pick your answer!

What sport do the Detroit Red Wings play?
basketball
baseball
hockey

13 of 15Pick your answer!

Which items does the 'Spirit of Detroit' statue hold?
a dove and a sword
ears of wheat and a Ford Model T
a radiant sphere and a family

14 of 15Pick your answer!

Which of these universities has its main campus in Detroit?
Kettering University
Wayne State University
Northwood University

15 of 15Pick your answer!

Which best describes the architectural style of Detroit's Fisher Building?
Neoclassical
Art Deco
Gilded Age
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