New York And Miscllaneous

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New York Quizzes & Trivia

Quiz based on class conducted on 10-Nov-2012


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a large sea or ocean inlet larger than a bay, deeper than a bight, and wider than a fjord? Or it may be defined as a narrow sea or ocean channel between two bodies of land.
  • 2. 
    What is the name of super storm which slammed into the New Jersey coastline with 80 mph winds and hurled an unprecedented 13-foot surge of seawater at New York City, flooding its tunnels, subway stations and the electrical system that powers Wall Street?
  • 3. 
    This type of region is administered by the United States but not officially claimed by any of the 50 states or any other world nation. Most depend on the United States for defense and economic support.
  • 4. 
    In which Ocean are Midway Islands located?
  • 5. 
    Forty-foot predator stalked North Africa about 95 million years ago and named as Sauron Dinosaur was found in what country?
  • 6. 
    On which island both Queens and Brooklyn are located?
  • 7. 
    What is the name of New York Borough which has ISLAND in its name?
  • 8. 
    What river separates New York city from main land?
  • 9. 
    What is the smallest New York Borough by area?
  • 10. 
    A slim majority of people sought to change their ties with the United States and become the 51st U.S. state in a non-binding referendum that would require final approval from Congress.  What is the name of this U.S. territory?
  • 11. 
    The official source of the Hudson River is in what mountains?
  • 12. 
    What is the name of strait formed by the two boroughs (between Upper and Lower New York Bay) between Staten Island and Brooklyn?
  • 13. 
    Jersey Shore ends in south at what cape?
  • 14. 
    Liberty State Park is located in what State?
  • 15. 
    The river is a tidal strait in New York City. It connects Upper New York Bay on its south end to Long Island Sound on its north end. It separates Long Island (including the boroughs of Queens and Brooklyn) from the island of Manhattan and the Bronx on the North American mainland. What is the name of this river?
  • 16. 
    On which New York Borough, Wall Street is located?
  • 17. 
    This bay is an 18,000-acre wetland estuary surrounded by the Rockaway Peninsula to the South, Brooklyn to the West, and Queens to the East.
  • 18. 
    Name one island which is located in Upper Bay.
    • A. 

      Liberty Island

    • B. 

      Long Island

    • C. 

      Governor’s Island

    • D. 

      Ellis Island

  • 19. 
      What are the names of 5 New York Boroughs?
    • A. 

      Brooklyn

    • B. 

      Verrazano

    • C. 

      Cape May

    • D. 

      Queens

    • E. 

      Staten Island

    • F. 

      Manhattan

    • G. 

      Bronx

  • 20. 
    Name any territory of USA