Quiz: Can You Answer 13 Questions All San Jose Locals Should Know?

kelly cuoco, think, thinking, idk, good, color, Clipping, blond
alloy.com

So you think you're from San Jose?

Find out how much you really know about San Jose, California, by answering questions about it that only a local could possibly know.

 Jun 15, 2017
1 of 13Pick your answer!
San Jose is located in Santa Clara County. True or false?
False
True
2 of 13Pick your answer!
Which of the following companies has its headquarters in San Jose?
Apple
Samsung
Yahoo
3 of 13Pick your answer!
What San Jose structure is named after Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.?
Library
Theatre
Museum
4 of 13Pick your answer!
How do you refer to Highway 17?
The Track
The Slope
The Hill
5 of 13Pick your answer!
Which of the following bands is from San Jose?
Smashmouth
Maroon 5
The Wanted
6 of 13Pick your answer!
When talking about “The City”, what are locals talking about?
Downtown San Jose
San Francisco
Los Angeles
7 of 13Pick your answer!
Why aren’t there many skyscrapers in downtown San Jose?
Its proximity to the airport
Lack of resources to build them
There are too many earthquakes to risk it
8 of 13Pick your answer!
Where is the Lick Observatory located?
Downtown
Mount Hamilton
Mount Diablo
9 of 13Pick your answer!
What is the full name of what locals call “The Valley”?
Coachella Valley
Silicon Valley
Antelope Valley
10 of 13Pick your answer!
What sport do the San Jose sharks play?
Basketball
Baseball
Hockey
11 of 13Pick your answer!
What is Raging Waters?
A beach
A theatre
A water park
12 of 13Pick your answer!
The largest university in San Jose is San Jose State University. True or false?
False
True
13 of 13Pick your answer!
Which of the following is NOT a San Jose newspaper?
The Daily
Metro Silicon Valley
San Jose Mercury News
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

Ready to challenge yourself? Well, you’re in luck! Don’t you worry, we’ve got the best mind teasers, trivia, and general knowledge questions to test how smart you really are when it comes to all things knowledge, education, and more! If you consider yourself a wiz when it comes to riddles, or if you just need a break from the hectic world around you - give this quiz a try!

Do you know the biggest planet in our solar system? What about the full lyrics to Michael Jackson’s “Beat It”? Can you quote every line from “Pretty Woman”, or figure out how many mittens two iguanas and three kittens would need to stay warm in the winter? If you said yes to any of these questions, then this is the place for you! From quizzes about your hometown to quizzes about your favorite songs, women.com has it all!

Looking for a math test? A grammar test? A movie test? Or maybe even a nursery rhyme test? Whatever your heart desires, we can quiz you on it! Visit women.com/quizzes to check out some of our other viral content, and as always, don’t forget to share with your friends! Our goal at women.com is to make people feel good about who they are - and take a relaxing break from the world outside to do something that they enjoy.

So take a breath, stop whatever you’re doing, and get ready to have a little fun. This three-minute escape is exactly what you need!