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22 U.S. Railroads quizzes and 308 U.S. Railroads trivia questions.
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1.
  All Aboard! - 10 questions - 3 mins
The first US railroads opened for business around 200 years ago, and over the years a variety of specialised cars or carriages have been developed to meet particular needs. Can you match these with their descriptions?
Very Easy, 10 Qns, mlcmlc, Sep 25 18
Very Easy
mlcmlc gold member
Sep 25 18
552 plays
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The USA once had hundreds of rail lines; most have merged or gone bankrupt. Can you use the railroad initials and HINTS to choose the correct full name from among the imposters? NOTE - the terms railroad and railway are interchangeable.
Easier, 10 Qns, goatlockerjoe, Mar 12 18
Easier
goatlockerjoe
Mar 12 18
298 plays
3.
  Subway Cards USA - 10 questions - 4 mins
Can you match up the major US city with the card you would need to ride on their underground transit system?
Average, 10 Qns, parrotman2006, Apr 19 22
Average
parrotman2006 gold member
Apr 19 22
88 plays
4.
  Snakes on a ...Train? popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
American railroads expanded rapidly in the 19th and early 20th centuries and added a rich vocabulary to the language. This quiz covers some animal names used on early railways. Remember, think RAILROAD answers!
Average, 10 Qns, goatlockerjoe, Nov 06 13
Average
goatlockerjoe
253 plays
5.
  The Pennsylvania Railroad popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The Pennsylvania Railroad, also known as the PRR or the Pennsy, was not only the largest railroad in the United States for much of its existence, it was also the largest corporation in the world.
Average, 10 Qns, maiguy, Dec 20 12
Average
maiguy
503 plays
6.
  Light Rail in the USA, Part 1 - 10 questions - 6 mins
Light Rail in the USA, Part 1 - Systems East of the Mississippi River. I give some information about the Transit Agency, system, line, or the city that it is in and you name the agency or line (or perhaps "there is no Light Rail..." is the answer).
Tough, 10 Qns, worksafe, Jul 17 15
Tough
worksafe
281 plays
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  Light Rail in the USA, Part 2 - 15 questions - 7 mins
Light Rail in the USA, Part 2 - Systems West of the Mississippi River. Once again, information is given about the Transit Agency, system, line, or the city that it is in and you name the agency or line ("there is no Light Rail..." may be the answer).
Average, 15 Qns, worksafe, May 24 07
Average
worksafe
265 plays
8.
  American Freight Cars - 10 questions - 5 mins
A short quiz about American freight cars & freight car systems.
Tough, 10 Qns, StarWarsBuff, Jan 17 22
Tough
StarWarsBuff
Jan 17 22
700 plays
9.
  All Around Amtrak - 10 questions - 3 mins
Like train travel? Then you should like this quiz. All aboard and good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, jaike, Nov 23 20
Average
jaike
Nov 23 20
644 plays
10.
  Amtrak Long Distance Trains - 10 questions - 4 mins
I have traveled over 25,000 miles on Amtrak. These are some questions and facts about the long distance trains.
Average, 10 Qns, denmarks, Mar 02 21
Average
denmarks
Mar 02 21
470 plays
trivia question Quick Question
In what year was Amtrak founded?

From Quiz "All Around Amtrak"




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  Passenger Train Routes - 10 questions - 5 mins
First try at creating a quiz, so I picked a category that I know well, where did these trains run from and to!
Tough, 10 Qns, HumptysBlues, Apr 11 19
Tough
HumptysBlues
Apr 11 19
418 plays
12.
  CSXT's (former) Detroit Division - 10 questions - 4 mins
Think you know the CSX Transportion Railroad in Michigan? It is rumored that CSX stands for (C)hessie System, (S)eaborn System, and e(X)tras. But even its employees don't know what it stands for.
Tough, 10 Qns, breus, Jul 30 05
Tough
breus
261 plays
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  Washington D.C. Metro - 25 questions - 6 mins
Quiz about the Washington D.C. Metro (subway) system
Difficult, 25 Qns, dbaron4, Nov 08 19
Difficult
dbaron4
Nov 08 19
938 plays
14.
  American Diesel Locomotives - 10 questions - 6 mins
A quiz about US Diesel Locomotives and US Railroading in general.
Difficult, 10 Qns, jez_mcgad, Jul 30 05
Difficult
jez_mcgad
663 plays
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