Can You Answer 12 Questions About Houston?

Houston is one of the most famous cities in the United States, and a popular destination for those looking to tour the country. How much do you know about this iconic city? Take our quiz to find out!
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Houston is the:
largest city in Texas
second largest city in Texas
third largest city in Texas
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What is the name of the Houston NFL team?
Cowboys
Oilers
Texans
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When was Houston incorporated as a city?
1937
1837
1797
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Which of the following is closest to the population of Houston as of 2016?
2 million
10 million
5 million
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Houston is the _____ largest state in the U.S.
6th
2nd
4th
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What is the above building?
Houston Municipal Courthouse
Houston City Hall
North Houston High School
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Houston as a city is larger than which of the following states?
Massachusetts
Ohio
New Jersey
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What district in Houston is second only to New York?
theatre district
restaurant district
museum district
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Which of the following bridges is in Houston and opened in 2011?
Freegate Bridge
Rosemont Bridge
Golden Gate Bridge
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What is the name of the baseball stadium that the Houston Astros play out of?
Minute Maid Park
Hershey Park
Coca-Cola Stadium
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Which of the following universities is located in Houston?
Kaplan University
Iceberg University
Rice University
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Houston is home to the largest medical center in the world, called:
Houston Medical Center
Southern U.S. Medical Center
Texas Medical Center
Result
It's no easy task to know a bunch of random facts about a city, even one the size and importance of Houston, Texas. Unless you're from there, or have lived there in the past, we can't blame you for this score. No one can!

C+, Terrible Texan

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While you missed some of the tougher questions on this quiz, you still did an excellent job! It's no easy task to know everything about a city, so if you don't live there (or used to live there) then this is even more impressive!

B+, Texas Titan

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You sure know your stuff when it comes to Houston, Texas! You must be from there, or at the very least have some relatives there. If you know this much without having any real connection to the city, then you really must be a master of all things U.S.!

A+, Houston Historian

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1
Houston is the:
largest city in Texas
second largest city in Texas
third largest city in Texas
2
What is the name of the Houston NFL team?
Cowboys
Oilers
Texans
3
When was Houston incorporated as a city?
1937
1837
1797
4
Which of the following is closest to the population of Houston as of 2016?
2 million
10 million
5 million
5
Houston is the _____ largest state in the U.S.
6th
2nd
4th
6
What is the above building?
Houston Municipal Courthouse
Houston City Hall
North Houston High School
7
Houston as a city is larger than which of the following states?
Massachusetts
Ohio
New Jersey
8
What district in Houston is second only to New York?
theatre district
restaurant district
museum district
9
Which of the following bridges is in Houston and opened in 2011?
Freegate Bridge
Rosemont Bridge
Golden Gate Bridge
10
What is the name of the baseball stadium that the Houston Astros play out of?
Minute Maid Park
Hershey Park
Coca-Cola Stadium
11
Which of the following universities is located in Houston?
Kaplan University
Iceberg University
Rice University
12
Houston is home to the largest medical center in the world, called:
Houston Medical Center
Southern U.S. Medical Center
Texas Medical Center