Can You Answer 12 Questions About Phoenix?

Phoenix is one of the most well-known - and hottest - cities in the United States. But how well do you know it? Take our quiz to find out!
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What state is Phoenix in?
New Mexico
Nevada
Arizona
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Phoenix is the _____ largest city in Arizona.
first
second
third
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As of the 2010 census, which of the following is the closest estimate to the population of Phoenix?
2.5 million
1.5 million
5 million
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Which of the following is another name for the Phoenix Metropolitan Area?
The Sun River Valley
The Valley of Twin Rivers
The Valley of the Sun
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The Phoenix Metropolitan Area is part of the _________ Valley.
Salt River
Grand Canyon
Mississippi River
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What is the name of Phoenix's National Basketball Association team?
Phoenix Hornets
Phoenix Suns
Phoenix Diamondbacks
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What year was Phoenix settled as an agricultural community?
1867
1912
1798
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What year was Phoenix incorporated into Arizona as a city?
1833
1881
1940
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Which desert is Phoenix located in?
Mojave Desert
Chihuahuan Desert
Sonoran Desert
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Which airport, dubbed America's Friendliest Airport, is located in Phoenix?
Greater Phoenix Regional Airport
Phoenix Metropolitan & International Airport
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
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What is the name of Phoenix's NFL team?
Arizona Cardinals
Arizona Diamondbacks
Arizona Coyotes
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Question 12/12

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What county is Phoenix a part of?
Maricopa
Gila
Coconino
Result
Well, it's definitely a difficult task to know everything about a city, especially if you're not from there yourself. You got a couple of the easy ones at least! Don't beat yourself up too bad over this score though!

C+, Arizona Amateur

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You may have missed some of the really tough ones, but overall this is a really impressive showing. It's certainly difficult to know this much about a city without living there, but you broke all expectations with this one!

B+, Arizona Apprentice

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You sure know your stuff when it comes to Phoenix, Arizona! We don't know if you're from there, or just really good at knowing about the major U.S. cities, but either way, excellent job!

A+, Professor of Phoenix

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1
What state is Phoenix in?
New Mexico
Nevada
Arizona
2
Phoenix is the _____ largest city in Arizona.
first
second
third
3
As of the 2010 census, which of the following is the closest estimate to the population of Phoenix?
2.5 million
1.5 million
5 million
4
Which of the following is another name for the Phoenix Metropolitan Area?
The Sun River Valley
The Valley of Twin Rivers
The Valley of the Sun
5
The Phoenix Metropolitan Area is part of the _________ Valley.
Salt River
Grand Canyon
Mississippi River
6
What is the name of Phoenix's National Basketball Association team?
Phoenix Hornets
Phoenix Suns
Phoenix Diamondbacks
7
What year was Phoenix settled as an agricultural community?
1867
1912
1798
8
What year was Phoenix incorporated into Arizona as a city?
1833
1881
1940
9
Which desert is Phoenix located in?
Mojave Desert
Chihuahuan Desert
Sonoran Desert
10
Which airport, dubbed America's Friendliest Airport, is located in Phoenix?
Greater Phoenix Regional Airport
Phoenix Metropolitan & International Airport
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
11
What is the name of Phoenix's NFL team?
Arizona Cardinals
Arizona Diamondbacks
Arizona Coyotes
12
What county is Phoenix a part of?
Maricopa
Gila
Coconino