Quiz: Only 1 in 50 Albuquerque Locals Can Ace This City Challenge. Can You?

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How well do you know the Duke City? Take our quiz to find out!

A quiz containing questions regarding the city of Albuquerque including its geography, history, population, and more!

 Jun 12, 2017
1 of 12Pick the correct answer!
When your waiter asks you "red or green?" what are they asking?
If you want red or green tomatoes
If you want red or green chiles
If you want ketchup or hot sauce
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The city was founded as a _______ colony.
Spanish
British
French
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Albuquerque has a cookie that is special to them. What is it called?
Biscochito
Pizzelles
Biscotti
4 of 12Pick the correct answer!
During which month does the International Balloon Fiesta take place?
September
June
October
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Who was the city named after?
Francisco, Duke of Alburquerque
Alfonso de Albuquerque, a prominent general
Francisco Cuervo y Valdés, a provincial governor
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The city's name means _______.
white oak
white river
one oak
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What famous Albuquerque state route had many songs sung about it?
Highway 1
PCH
Route 66
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What gemstone is popular in Albuquerque?
Diamond
Turquoise
Ruby
9 of 12Pick the correct answer!
The city's area code is ___.
505
575
707
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Which river runs through the city?
Rio Grande
San Juan
Devils River
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What is the 9 week celebration from December 16th - December 24th called?
Las Posadas
Los Arboles
Las Caracas
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Where can you find some of the best restaurants in Albuquerque?
Nob Hill
Highland Square
Playground Hill
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