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Sometimes called the "center of the universe", New York City is renowned for its landmarks, international influence, wealth, and diversity. Author Pearl S. Buck once summed it up: "As for New York City, it is a place apart. There is not its match in any other country in the world."   

There are 43 quizzes and 480 trivia questions in this category.
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1
The Big Apple

A little bit of everything about New York City. Hope you enjoy it.
Average (10 qns)
vikan
8559 plays
2
Let's Tour New York City

Come with me on a tour of New York City. There are many interesting sites to see, so let's hop on the bus and meet your tour guide.
Easy (20 qns)
fredsixties
3825 plays
3
New York's Central Park

New York's Central Park has gone from one of America's greatest parks to a metaphor for urban blight and now back to a haven in the midst of chaotic Manhattan. See how much you know about one of New York's top tourist attractions.
Tough (10 qns)
rocco6557
978 plays
4
The Bronx

"Da Bronx": one of New York City's five boroughs, this quiz will cover some interesting facts, history and landmarks located in The Bronx. Hope you all enjoy it, and maybe you'll find out something you didn't know. Good luck.
Average (10 qns)
fredsixties
1101 plays
5
A Devious Demon NYC Tourist Itinerary

Several members of the Devious Demons decided to go to team member nycdmc70's birthday party in New York, and while they were there they did some sightseeing. What places did the Demons visit?
Average (10 qns)
mlcmlc
714 plays
6
Places I Remember - NYC

In my life, I've been fortunate to live in some interesting places and times. I'll give you information about landmarks, tourist sites etc. You figure out what they are. New York City 1940s - 50s.
Average (25 qns)
alexis722
636 plays
7
Which New York City Borough?

The five boroughs of New York City are home to many sight-seeing destinations. How familiar are you with the location of these tourist-friendly spots?
Average (10 qns)
saturnchick23
639 plays
8
Little-Known Non-Scandinavian New York

New York City, long known for its desolate mountains, icy fjords and "midnight sun", is of course a major Scandinavian outpost, but Nordic influence has not extended to all parts of the Apple. Use 26-letter alphabet for your answers!
Average (10 qns)
coolupway
723 plays
9
Brooklyn Neighborhoods

This quiz is devoted to the many wonderful and diverse neighborhoods of the great borough of Brooklyn.
Average (10 qns)
rosieg823
642 plays
10
New York Streets

This quiz is about New York City Streets.
Average (10 qns)
nyirene330
912 plays
11
The Isle of Staten

Not many people know much about Staten Island except those of us who live here. Hopefully this quiz will encouage you to visit us.
Tough (10 qns)
Readesmom
864 plays
12
The City That Never Sleeps

It's the Big Apple, the City that Never Sleeps, but how much do you know about NYC?
Tough (15 qns)
Elanor
3645 plays
13
New York City Area Islands

The New York City/Tri-State area has more islands than just Manhattan and Long Island. See if you can tell what's what.
Average (10 qns)
mike32768
303 plays
14
Manhattan Crossings

Manhattan, the home of the Empire State Building, and my birthplace, is surrounded by the East, Harlem and Hudson Rivers. In order to get anywhere from "The City" you need to know how to do it. How much do you know of these crossings?
Average (10 qns)
grisham
504 plays
15
The Lesser Known Islands of New York City

Most know that Manhattan is an island, but there are many smaller islands that are also part of New York City. I'll give you the clues and you name the islands.
Average (10 qns)
Readesmom
429 plays
16
Which New York City Borough III?

Take a trip with me around the five boroughs of New York City. Along the way, you're sure to learn some interesting information about the greatest city in the world!
Average (10 qns)
saturnchick23
402 plays
17
New York City Landmarks

A tribute to the Big Apple and all the wonderful fun places that make New York City the city that never sleeps.
Average (10 qns)
Mickey1229
1443 plays
18
New York City Geography

I will describe certain landmarks, locations, and distinct characteristics of specific locations on the island of Manhattan and the boroughs of New York City. It's up to you to tell me where I'm talking about.
Average (10 qns)
Youadoodledoo
2232 plays
19
Which New York City Borough II?

There are so many places to see in New York City. Here's another quiz about some of the sights of The Big Apple.
Average (10 qns)
saturnchick23
393 plays
20
I Love New York - Architecture

New York is a city made wonderful by many different elements. This quiz is about one of those elements, the architecture. Enjoy!
Tough (10 qns)
tracycn
630 plays
21
You Think You Know Brooklyn?

This is the ultimate Brooklyn challenge. If you know anything about this illustrious borough you will be just fine. Best of Luck!
Difficult (10 qns)
Yankeegirl742
564 plays
22
In a New York Hour

Thanks to kyleisalive for the challenge! Here's a quick primer for what people can accomplish and see in New York City, especially if they're short on time. Grab your MetroCard and let's go!
Average (10 qns)
robert326
288 plays
23
Walking Tour of NYC

This quiz is for residents and non-residents alike. Welcome to Nueva York!
Average (10 qns)
Lizard_Wizard
1692 plays
24
New York Knowledge

This is a quiz on New York city? How well do you know the Big Apple? Take this quiz to find out!
Tough (10 qns)
nelehfan
1170 plays
25
Your Trip to New York City

You plan a trip to New York City. For each question, choose the one place that doesn't fit into your itinerary.
Average (10 qns)
janshannon
2541 plays
26
So Much Fun in Manhattan!

Manhattan is an island, rich in history, culture, and cheese-cake.
Average (10 qns)
stageball
1152 plays
27
The Big Apple

I grew up in New York City and I am very proud of that fact. Here are some questions about that great city . Good luck and have fun.
Tough (10 qns)
diamondjim68
1041 plays
28
NYC Renamed

Can you match the modern and former names of these New York places?
Average (10 qns)
nyirene330
324 plays
29
The Streets of New York City

Here's a bit of a mix about some of New York City's street names for your quizzing pleasure!
Average (10 qns)
sally0malley
2232 plays
30
NYC Sightseeing

Do you know the facts on these NYC sites?
Average (10 qns)
joopie
1977 plays
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