Quiz: You'll Only Ace This Southern Quiz If You Live In The Heart Of Texas


Most non-Texans don't know that Texas is not the largest state by land area.

This fun trivia quiz contains questions about the landmarks, history, cuisine, and famous residents of Texas.

 Oct 27, 2017

1 of 15Pick your answer!

Which body of water borders Texas?
Gulf of Mexico
Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean

2 of 15Pick your answer!

Texas is called the "Lone Star State" because __________.
it was previously an independent nation
of an astronomical phenomenon visible from the Texas desert
of a breed of cattle found there

3 of 15Pick your answer!

Which river is the border between Texas and Mexico?
Sabine River
Red River
Rio Grande

4 of 15Pick your answer!

Which type of lizard is native to Texas?
Gila monster
alligator lizard
bearded dragon

5 of 15Pick your answer!

President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in __________, Texas.

6 of 15Pick your answer!

Which movie is about a Texas man's efforts to obtain HIV drugs in the 1980s?
'Dallas Buyers Club'
'Dead in Tombstone'
'Hurricane in Galveston'

7 of 15Pick your answer!

Which of these U.S. presidents was born in Texas?
Jimmy Carter
Lyndon B. Johnson
Bill Clinton

8 of 15Pick your answer!

Which Texas city is the site of the Johnson Space Center?
El Paso

9 of 15Pick your answer!

After English and Spanish, the most widely spoken languages in Texas are ________.
German and Tagalog
Chinese and Vietnamese
Korean and Hindi/Urdu

10 of 15Pick your answer!

The A&M in Texas A&M University stands for __________.
Aquatic and Marine
Agricultural and Mechanical
Academic and Missionary

11 of 15Pick your answer!

Rice University has its main campus in __________.

12 of 15Pick your answer!

Baylor University has its main campus in _________.

13 of 15Pick your answer!

The UT Austin football team is known as the __________.
Lone Stars

14 of 15Pick your answer!

San Antonio's NBA team is the _________.

15 of 15Pick your answer!

The Dallas Stars are the only _________ team in Texas.
WNBA (women's basketball)
Major League Soccer
NHL (hockey)
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