How Well Do You Know NYC?

Do you know NYC as well as a true New Yorker? It's time to find out! Take this New York City trivia quiz and discover how ell you really know the Big Apple!
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What is the tallest building in New York?
The Chrysler Building
The Empire State Building
The Freedom Tower
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Which building in NYC has its own ZIP code?
The Flatiron
The Empire State Building
The Exxon Building
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In which park is there a castle?
Central Park
Madison Square Park
Union Square Park
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How many boroughs make up the City?
Six
Five
Four
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What’s the only Brooklyn neighborhood that shares its name with a Disney movie?
Greenpoint
Dumbo
Bambi
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What very popular stage musical is set in New York City, but based on a Shakespeare play?
West Side Story
Wicked
Cats
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What are the names of the marble lions that recline outside the New York Public Library?
Romeo and Juliet
Patience and Fortitude
Peter and Paul
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Which ship was scheduled to arrive at what is now Chelsea Piers in 1912 but never made it?
Titanic
Andrea Doria
Lisustania
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Central Park is home to about how many migratory bird species?
125
275
400
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What baseball player hit Yankee Stadium's first home run?
Babe Ruth
Micky Mantle
Hank Aaron
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What are sandhogs?
Summer tourists
Underground workers
Hot dog carts
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How many pounds of garbage are produced in NYC each day?
26.4 million pounds
40 million pounds
16.8 million pounds
Result
Uh-oh, you're still a bit of an NYC novice! Though you might love the city of New York, you have a lot to learn before you can call yourself a true New Yorker. Worry not, in taking this quiz, you got one step closer to the prize!

C+, NYC Novice

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This quiz proved that you're NYC proud! You love the Big Apple and the history it calls its own. Though a few of these questions proved puzzling, you pulled through and passed this quiz like only a true New Yorker could!

B+, NYC Proud

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You're a total NYC expert! Like a true New Yorker, you know the ins and outs of this city with mastery. From the early days in New Amsterdam to the city after 9/11, you're as keen on this city as any native could be. Well done!

A+, NYC Expert

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1
What is the tallest building in New York?
The Chrysler Building
The Empire State Building
The Freedom Tower
2
Which building in NYC has its own ZIP code?
The Flatiron
The Empire State Building
The Exxon Building
3
In which park is there a castle?
Central Park
Madison Square Park
Union Square Park
4
How many boroughs make up the City?
Six
Five
Four
5
What’s the only Brooklyn neighborhood that shares its name with a Disney movie?
Greenpoint
Dumbo
Bambi
6
What very popular stage musical is set in New York City, but based on a Shakespeare play?
West Side Story
Wicked
Cats
7
What are the names of the marble lions that recline outside the New York Public Library?
Romeo and Juliet
Patience and Fortitude
Peter and Paul
8
Which ship was scheduled to arrive at what is now Chelsea Piers in 1912 but never made it?
Titanic
Andrea Doria
Lisustania
9
Central Park is home to about how many migratory bird species?
125
275
400
10
What baseball player hit Yankee Stadium's first home run?
Babe Ruth
Micky Mantle
Hank Aaron
11
What are sandhogs?
Summer tourists
Underground workers
Hot dog carts
12
How many pounds of garbage are produced in NYC each day?
26.4 million pounds
40 million pounds
16.8 million pounds