Quiz: If You Can Get 10/15 On This, You Must Be From Oakland

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So you think you're from Oakland?

Take this quiz to see if you know as much about Oakland as you should by answering questions on local customs, food and slang.

 May 27, 2017

1 of 15Pick your answer!

Where in California is Oakland located?
Orange County
Alameda County
Kings County

2 of 15Pick your answer!

Around how long does it take to get from West Oakland to Embarcadero, San Francisco?
7 minutes
1 hour
7 hours

3 of 15Pick your answer!

Which of the following cemeteries is actually a popular park?
St. Mary's Cemetery
Evergreen Cemetery
Mountain View Cemetery

4 of 15Pick your answer!

Name the amusement park on the shores of Lake Merritt.
Children's Fairyland
Fairy-tale City

5 of 15Pick your answer!

How often does the Oakland Art Murmur take place?

6 of 15Pick your answer!

Which of the following is NOT sold at Bakesale Betty’s?
Classic desserts
Fried Chicken

7 of 15Pick your answer!

Name the reservoir in the Oakland Hills you likely used as a beach.
Lake Chalet
Lake Temescal
Lake Merritt

8 of 15Pick your answer!

The Oakland Zoo has a sky ride. True or false?

9 of 15Pick your answer!

Which of the following actors are from Oakland?
Tom Hanks
George Clooney
Keanu Reeves

10 of 15Pick your answer!

Taco trucks are popular in the Fruitvale neighborhood. True or false?

11 of 15Pick your answer!

Which of the following words is used to mean ‘very’ or ‘a lot of’ in Oakland?

12 of 15Pick your answer!

What is the correct demonym for an Oakland resident?

13 of 15Pick your answer!

What is another word for ‘pick up'?

14 of 15Pick your answer!

Which of these teen idols is from Oakland?
Demi Lovato
Taylor Swift

15 of 15Pick your answer!

Arizmendi is a bakery. True or false?
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