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 Mateo
San Juan
San Clemente

2 of 18Pick one!

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

3 of 18Pick one!

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

4 of 18Pick one!

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

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 rice porridge
A hat
A frog

8 of 18Pick one!

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

9 of 18Pick one!

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

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?
Pare
Chacho
Broki

12 of 18Pick one!

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

13 of 18Pick one!

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

14 of 18Pick one!

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

15 of 18Pick one!

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

16 of 18Pick one!

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

17 of 18Pick one!

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

18 of 18Pick one!

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