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

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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 Juan
San Mateo

2 of 18Pick one!

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

3 of 18Pick one!

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

4 of 18Pick one!

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

5 of 18Pick one!

When does National Puerto Rican day take place?
May
June
September

6 of 18Pick one!

Trullas and parrandas are:
Christmas traditions
Birthday traditions
Easter traditions

7 of 18Pick one!

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

8 of 18Pick one!

Should you be afraid of an El Cuco?
They're practically harmless.
No.
Yes!

9 of 18Pick one!

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

10 of 18Pick one!

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

11 of 18Pick one!

Which of the following terms is slang for buddy?
Chacho
Pare
Broki

12 of 18Pick one!

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

13 of 18Pick one!

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

14 of 18Pick one!

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

15 of 18Pick one!

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

16 of 18Pick one!

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

17 of 18Pick one!

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