Quiz: Are Your Boricua Roots Deep Enough To Score You 100% On This Quiz?



Are you Puerto Rican? If so, then test your knowledge with this quiz that covers culture, slang, and all things boricua!

 Apr 19, 2018

1 of 18Pick one!

What is the capital of Puerto Rico?
San Clemente
San Mateo
San Juan

2 of 18Pick one!

What is the main ingredient in making a mofongo?
Corn meal
Almond flour
Green plantains

3 of 18Pick one!

When someone is eating a CHINA, what are they consuming?
Chinese food
An orange

4 of 18Pick one!

What usually occurs when a plane successfully lands?
People clap
People make the sign of the cross
People praise God

5 of 18Pick one!

When does National Puerto Rican day take place?

6 of 18Pick one!

Trullas and parrandas are:
Birthday traditions
Easter traditions
Christmas traditions

7 of 18Pick one!

What is a Coquí?
A frog
A hat
A rice porridge

8 of 18Pick one!

Should you be afraid of an El Cuco?
They're practically harmless.

9 of 18Pick one!

What does does the slang word "bambalan" mean?
Lazy Bum
Hard worker
Someone who lies excessively

10 of 18Pick one!

Which of the following colors is NOT found on the Puerto Rican flag?

11 of 18Pick one!

Which of the following terms is slang for buddy?

12 of 18Pick one!

Which of the following is considered the Big Food of Puerto Rico?
El Cuco
El Chupacabra
La Aswang

13 of 18Pick one!

If Americans have eggnog during Christmas, Puerto Ricans have:
Halo halo

14 of 18Pick one!

What is the grandmothers cure for every disease, illness, or ailment?
Vicks® VapoRub™
Salon Pas

15 of 18Pick one!

'Chavo' is a slang term for _________.
Someone masculine

16 of 18Pick one!

Which of the following dates is considered unlucky for Puerto Ricans?
Tuesday the 13th
Friday the 13th
Saturday the 13th

17 of 18Pick one!

Which indigenous tribe is the ancestor of the Puerto Ricans?
Maharlika tribe
Taíno Indians
Cherokee Indians

18 of 18Pick one!

If you're misbehaving and your mom reaches for her chancleta, you better:
Get on your knees
Compliment her quickly
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