How Well Do You Know Atlantic City?

It is known for its casinos, boardwalk and the beach. It is also known for its taffy and the free flow of alcohol during the prohibition era. It was recently portrayed in the famous tv show 'Boardwalk Empire'. Have you guessed it yet? Yes, it's Atlanti
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Where is Atlantic City located?
Maine
New Jersey
Maryland
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True or False - Atlantic city is the home of the Miss America Pageant?
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False
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Atlantic City inspired the original version of which board game?
Steam Rails to Riches
The Landlord's Game
Monopoly
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True or False - The first ever US boardwalk was built in Atlantic city?
True
False
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What year was the first casino opened in Atlantic city?
1925
1884
1978
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Which sweet is still a boardwalk tradition to this day?
Taffy
Dark chocolate
Cotton candy
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Atlantic City political boss and racheteer from the popular tv series 'Boardwalk Empire', Nucky Thompson, was based on whom?
Louis Kuehnle
Smith E. Johnson
Enoch L. Johnson
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During the prohibition era, there was plenty of alcohol that could be easily obtained. As a result, Atlantic City dubbed itself as ___?
'The Fun House'
'The World's Playground'
'The City of Freedom'
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In 1883 salt water taffy was conceived by whom?
David Bradley
Damon Brooks
Donald Briggs
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True or False - Atlantic City flourished in the mid-to-late 20th century?
True
False
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The first pier in Atlantic City was built in 1882 and was called _______?
Heinz Pier
Ocean Pier
Young's Million Dollar Pier
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While 'Lucy the Elephant' is located two miles south of Atlantic city, it has become almost an icon for Atlantic City area. Where exactly is it located?
Margate City
Jersey City
Wildwood
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You don't seem to know much about Atlantic City. But hey, another city you can mark on the map for a potential visit? Keep it up.

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Excellent! You know Atlantic City so well you culd pass as a local! We are super impressed by your knowledge. Keep it up!

You're A Local

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Oh wow! You did superb. With your extensive knowledge of Atlantic City you could easily work as a tourguide! I bet you could show the tourists (and us!) some hidden gems too!

You're A Tourguide

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1
Where is Atlantic City located?
Maine
New Jersey
Maryland
2
True or False - Atlantic city is the home of the Miss America Pageant?
True
False
3
Atlantic City inspired the original version of which board game?
Steam Rails to Riches
The Landlord's Game
Monopoly
4
True or False - The first ever US boardwalk was built in Atlantic city?
True
False
5
What year was the first casino opened in Atlantic city?
1925
1884
1978
6
Which sweet is still a boardwalk tradition to this day?
Taffy
Dark chocolate
Cotton candy
7
Atlantic City political boss and racheteer from the popular tv series 'Boardwalk Empire', Nucky Thompson, was based on whom?
Louis Kuehnle
Smith E. Johnson
Enoch L. Johnson
8
During the prohibition era, there was plenty of alcohol that could be easily obtained. As a result, Atlantic City dubbed itself as ___?
'The Fun House'
'The World's Playground'
'The City of Freedom'
9
In 1883 salt water taffy was conceived by whom?
David Bradley
Damon Brooks
Donald Briggs
10
True or False - Atlantic City flourished in the mid-to-late 20th century?
True
False
11
The first pier in Atlantic City was built in 1882 and was called _______?
Heinz Pier
Ocean Pier
Young's Million Dollar Pier
12
While 'Lucy the Elephant' is located two miles south of Atlantic city, it has become almost an icon for Atlantic City area. Where exactly is it located?
Margate City
Jersey City
Wildwood