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?
Alameda County
Kings County
Orange County
2 of 15Pick your answer!
Around how long does it take to get from West Oakland to Embarcadero, San Francisco?
7 minutes
7 hours
1 hour
3 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of the following cemeteries is actually a popular park?
Mountain View Cemetery
Evergreen Cemetery
St. Mary's Cemetery
4 of 15Pick your answer!
Name the amusement park on the shores of Lake Merritt.
Children's Fairyland
Disneyland
Fairy-tale City
5 of 15Pick your answer!
How often does the Oakland Art Murmur take place?
Monthly
Weekly
Annually
6 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of the following is NOT sold at Bakesale Betty’s?
Steaks
Fried Chicken
Classic desserts
7 of 15Pick your answer!
Name the reservoir in the Oakland Hills you likely used as a beach.
Lake Temescal
Lake Chalet
Lake Merritt
8 of 15Pick your answer!
The Oakland Zoo has a sky ride. True or false?
True
False
9 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of the following actors are from Oakland?
Keanu Reeves
George Clooney
Tom Hanks
10 of 15Pick your answer!
Taco trucks are popular in the Fruitvale neighborhood. True or false?
True
False
11 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of the following words is used to mean ‘very’ or ‘a lot of’ in Oakland?
Cutty
Yee
Hella
12 of 15Pick your answer!
What is the correct demonym for an Oakland resident?
Oaklandee
Oaklander
Oaklandish
13 of 15Pick your answer!
What is another word for ‘pick up'?
Fasho
Swoop
Tryna
14 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of these teen idols is from Oakland?
Taylor Swift
Demi Lovato
Zendaya
15 of 15Pick your answer!
Arizmendi is a bakery. True or false?
True
False
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