Quiz: Only A Real Oakland Native Will Get All 15 Questions Right On This

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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.

 Sep 20, 2017
1 of 15Pick your answer!
What is the name of the public transportation that takes you all around the Bay Area?
The "L"
2 of 15Pick your answer!
Around how long does it take to get from West Oakland to Embarcadero, San Francisco?
10 minutes
1.5 hours
1 hour
3 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of the following cemeteries is actually a popular park?
Evergreen Cemetery
St. Mary's Cemetery
Mountain View Cemetery
4 of 15Pick your answer!
The Oakland Zoo has a sky ride. True or false?
5 of 15Pick your answer!
Name the amusement park on the shores of Lake Merritt:
Children's Fairyland
Fairy-tale City
6 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of the following words is used to mean ‘very’ or ‘a lot of’ in Oakland?
7 of 15Pick your answer!
How often does the Oakland Art Murmur take place?
8 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of the following is NOT sold at Bakesale Betty’s?
Classic desserts
Fried Chicken
9 of 15Pick your answer!
Name the reservoir in the Oakland Hills you likely used as a beach.
Lake Temescal
Lake Merritt
Lake Chalet
10 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of the following actors are from Oakland?
Tom Hanks
George Clooney
Keanu Reeves
11 of 15Pick your answer!
Taco trucks are popular in the Fruitvale neighborhood. True or false?
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!
Arizmendi is a bakery. True or false?
15 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of the following neighborhoods is located in the Oakland Hills?
Downtown Oakland
Uptown Oakland
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