How Well Do You Know Chico?

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How Well Do You Know Chico? - Quiz


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Who is this?

    • A.

      Eddie Vela

    • B.

      Paul Zingg

    • C.

      Joe Biden

    • D.

      Dave Hall

    Correct Answer
    B. Paul Zingg
    Explanation
    This is Paul Zingg, Chico State's president.

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  • 2. 

    What building is the tallest in Chico?

    • A.

      Whitney Hall

    • B.

      Butte Hall

    • C.

      Holiday Inn Chico

    • D.

      Meriam Library

    Correct Answer
    A. Whitney Hall
    Explanation
    Whitney Hall is a residential hall located on Chico State's campus.

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  • 3. 

    Who founded Chico?

    • A.

      John Augustus Sutter

    • B.

      Mark Wellbid

    • C.

      Samuel Brannan

    • D.

      John Bidwell

    Correct Answer
    D. John Bidwell
    Explanation
    John Bidwell founded the city of Chico in 1860.

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  • 4. 

    What is the name of the creek flowing through Chico State's campus?

    • A.

      Big Chico Creek

    • B.

      Sutter Creek

    • C.

      Little Chico Creek

    • D.

      American River

    Correct Answer
    A. Big Chico Creek
    Explanation
    The creek flows 46 miles to its confluence with the Sacramento River.

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  • 5. 

    What is the name of the historic house located next to Chico State's campus?

    • A.

      Shasta Hall

    • B.

      Bidwell Mansion

    • C.

      The Butte County Crib

    • D.

      Lassen Mansion

    Correct Answer
    B. Bidwell Mansion
    Explanation
    John and Annie Bidwell lived in the mansion.

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  • 6. 

    There are 9 bridges on Chico State's campus.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    There are now 8. One recently fell during a storm.

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  • 7. 

    Five streets downtown spell out "Chico".

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Chestnut Hazel Ivy Cherry Orange

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