How Much Do You Know About San Diego?

San Diego is known for its beaches and culture; but, do you know the little quirks that make San Deigo what it is? Take these 12 questions and put your knowledge on this city to the test!
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What year did famed explorer Juan Cabrillo first arrive in San Diego?
1492
1542
1839
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How many people currently call San Diego home?
1.2 million
2 million
1.3 million
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How many miles of coast line does San Diego boast?
30 miles
50 miles
70 miles
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What is the average daytime temperature in San Diego?
90 degrees
70 degrees
60 degrees
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During which two months of the year are the beaches of San Diego overcast?
December and January
May and June
August and September
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What is the nickname of San Diego's airport?
Lindbergh Field
Southern California International
SDX
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What do locals call the San Diego light rail system?
The Lightning
The Coaster
The Slowpoke
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Which interstate runs through San Diego on its way to Mexico?
Interstate 5
Interstate 50
Interstate 55
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Which of these locations is home to the world's largest outdoor musical instrument?
The San Diego Zoo
The Old Globe Theater
Balboa Park
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The Geisel Library was named for which famous author?
Beatrix Potter
Maurice Sendak
Dr. Seuss
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What is the name of San Diego's MLB team?
The Dodgers
The Padres
The Angels
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What sport do the San Diego Chargers play?
Soccer
Basketball
Football
Result
This quiz revealed that you are a bit San Diego sluggish. When it comes to this California city, you're a bit uninformed. While you might know the basics, you're a ways off from being able to declare yourself as a true expert on this beachy city! Fret not, it's not always simple to know the ins and outs of a city you don't live in. Give yourself a break!

C+, San Diego Sluggish

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You've got some serious San Diego sagacity! Your wisdom on this beachy metraoplis knows no bounds. While you're not quite an exper just yett, you're well on your way to learning the ins and outs of what makes this city great. Witha little time and patience, we think you'll be a San Diego master in no time!

B+, San Diego Sagacity

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We could only use a ten dollar word like sagacious to describe the wisdom that you possess when it comes to this great metropolis! Even though you're not a citizen of this city (or maybe you are), you know what makes this beach adjacent town buzz with life. Give yourself a well-deserved pat on the back for a job well done!

A+, San Diego Sagacious

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1
What year did famed explorer Juan Cabrillo first arrive in San Diego?
1492
1542
1839
2
How many people currently call San Diego home?
1.2 million
2 million
1.3 million
3
How many miles of coast line does San Diego boast?
30 miles
50 miles
70 miles
4
What is the average daytime temperature in San Diego?
90 degrees
70 degrees
60 degrees
5
During which two months of the year are the beaches of San Diego overcast?
December and January
May and June
August and September
6
What is the nickname of San Diego's airport?
Lindbergh Field
Southern California International
SDX
7
What do locals call the San Diego light rail system?
The Lightning
The Coaster
The Slowpoke
8
Which interstate runs through San Diego on its way to Mexico?
Interstate 5
Interstate 50
Interstate 55
9
Which of these locations is home to the world's largest outdoor musical instrument?
The San Diego Zoo
The Old Globe Theater
Balboa Park
10
The Geisel Library was named for which famous author?
Beatrix Potter
Maurice Sendak
Dr. Seuss
11
What is the name of San Diego's MLB team?
The Dodgers
The Padres
The Angels
12
What sport do the San Diego Chargers play?
Soccer
Basketball
Football