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Ace this quiz about San Diego food, culture, slang, and landmarks to prove that you're a true San Diego local. Do you think you can pass? Let's play!

 Jan 28, 2019
1 of 18Pick Your Answer!
Which of these do most San Diegans consider to be the most important food group?
Chinese food!
American food!
Mexican food!
2 of 18Pick Your Answer!
And locals know that the best places to get Mexican food are actually the _____ places.
Highest end
Grungiest
Fast food
3 of 18Pick Your Answer!
Which of these do most San Diegans consider to be the most important food group?
Always unbearably hot.
Literally perfect. All. The. Time.
Very gloomy.
4 of 18Pick Your Answer!
Locals have a lot of nicknames for CA, but they'll rarely refer to it as _____.
NorCal / SoCal
Cali
The Golden State
5 of 18Pick Your Answer!
"Bro, those waves are hella big today! It's totally gnarly, man." Do people really talk like this?
Um, no they don't.
Oh, absolutely.
Sometimes, I guess.
6 of 18Pick Your Answer!
Technically, you can call it the San Diego Freeway, but everyone also knows it as:
The 805
Highway 805
Freeway 805
7 of 18Pick Your Answer!
Sure, La Jolla is beautiful, but the real stars of the show are __.
The sunbathing seals, obviously.
The sharks, obviously.
The hot guys / girls, obviously
8 of 18Pick Your Answer!
What's the only consistent damper on San Diego's constantly perfect weather?
Heavy rain
Extreme heat
June Gloom and May Gray
9 of 18Pick Your Answer!
What insanely popular convention calls San Diego its home?
San Diego Comic Con!!!
Anime Expo!!!
WonderCon!!!
10 of 18Pick Your Answer!
What's a San Diegan's favorite season?
Spring!
Seasons? What are seasons? It's always perfect.
Fall!
11 of 18Pick Your Answer!
True or false? Every beach in San Diego has its own personality and draws a different crowd for different reasons!
True
False
12 of 18Pick Your Answer!
On that note, every San Diegan knows that if you want to lay it all bare, you go to ____ Beach.
Coronado
Ocean
Black's
13 of 18Pick Your Answer!
And ____ Beach has the absolute BEST dog beach.
Ocean
Laguna
Pacific
14 of 18Pick Your Answer!
Feeling outdoorsy? Where would you go for the best hiking?
Three Sisters Falls
Runyon Canyon
Torrey Pines
15 of 18Pick Your Answer!
San Diegans are so lucky to have what world class zoo located in the heart of Balboa Park?
San Diego Zoo
Sea World
Columbus Zoo
16 of 18Pick Your Answer!
The San Diego Zoo has a ton of cool animals, but the decided favorite among San Diegans is __.
Gorillas!
Pandas!
Reptiles!
17 of 18Pick Your Answer!
If you want some authentic pizza, where do you go?
Little Italy
Old Town
Gaslamp
18 of 18True of False?
Even San Diegans have to vacation sometimes, and one of the preferred locations is heading down to Mexico!
True
False
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