Quiz: We Bet A True Illinois Local Can Get At Least A 10/15 On This Test!


How well do you know the Prairie State?

A quiz about the Midwestern state of Illinois' culture, history, geography, including questions about its state motto, and more.

 Jun 03, 2017
1 of 15Pick your answer!
The capital of Illinois is _________
2 of 15Pick your answer!
What is Illinois' state bird?
American Goldfinch
Northern Cardinal
3 of 15Pick your answer!
What is Illinois' state motto?
Our liberties we prize and our rights we will maintain
The crossroads of America
State sovereignty, national union
4 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of these bands is NOT from Illinois?
Beach Boys
Smashing Pumpkins
Fall Out Boy
5 of 15Pick your answer!
Which city is the geographic center of Illinois?
6 of 15Pick your answer!
Which holiday do Illinoisans get off for work and school?
National Sleeping Day
Mother's Day
Casimir Pulaski Day
7 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of these restaurants originated in Illinois?
Burger King
Steak 'n Shake
8 of 15Pick your answer!
Which baseball team do Southern Illinoisans love?
St. Louis Cardinals
Chicago Cubs
Kansas City Royals
9 of 15Pick your answer!
You will never find ______ on a Chicago-style hotdog
10 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of the following is NOT a nickname for Illinois?
Land Of Lincoln
The Noisey State
The Prairie State
11 of 15Pick your answer!
Which state does not border Illinois?
12 of 15Pick your answer!
The 2nd tallest building on the North American continent is located in Chicago. Which is it?
Space Needle
Sears Tower (Willis Tower)
Empire State Building
13 of 15Pick your answer!
Which region is Chicago located in?
Central Illinois
Northern Illinois
Southern Illinois
14 of 15Pick your answer!
The Chicago Bears used to be known as ________
Decatur Bears
always has been known as the Chicago Bears
Decatur Staleys
15 of 15True or false?
The worlds first skyscraper was built in Chicago.
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