Boston Trivia Question

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  • 1. 
    What is the nickname given to the city of Boston?
    • A. 

      Beehive Of Industry

    • B. 

      Big Easy

    • C. 

      Beantown

    • D. 

      Big D

  • 2. 
    What are the names of the two major daily newspapers in Boston, MA?
    • A. 

      Globe And Herald

    • B. 

      Globe And Daily News

    • C. 

      Times And Lantern

    • D. 

      Learner And Times

  • 3. 
    What river separates Boston and Cambridge?
    • A. 

      Merrimack River

    • B. 

      They Are Not Split

    • C. 

      Charles River

    • D. 

      Muddy River

  • 4. 
    Paul Revere's ride happened on which date?
    • A. 

      May 17, 1775

    • B. 

      April 18, 1775

    • C. 

      June 3, 1775

    • D. 

      May 28, 1775

  • 5. 
    From which Boston museum were $200 million worth of paintings stolen in 1990?
    • A. 

      Mary Baker Eddy House

    • B. 

      Beantown Museum

    • C. 

      Boston Museum Of Fine Arts

    • D. 

      Isabella Stewert Gardner Museum

  • 6. 
    The Jimmy Fund is the official charity of what Boston organization?
    • A. 

      The Boston Globe

    • B. 

      The Boston Business Journal

    • C. 

      The Big Dig

    • D. 

      The Boston Red Sox

  • 7. 
    Which Boston disc jockey hosted "The Lost 45s" radio program?
    • A. 

      Kid Kelly

    • B. 

      Casey Kasem

    • C. 

      Barry Scott

    • D. 

      The Late Robert W. Morgan

  • 8. 
    Which of these is not a stop on the Orange Line of Boston's "T"?
    • A. 

      Sullivan Square

    • B. 

      North Station

    • C. 

      New England Medical Center

    • D. 

      Airport

  • 9. 
    Where in Boston would you ride the "Swan Boats"?
    • A. 

      Boston Commons

    • B. 

      Public Garden

    • C. 

      Frog Pond

    • D. 

      Charles River

  • 10. 
    When Boston hosted the NCAA division I men's ice hockey Frozen Four, what school won the national title?
    • A. 

      Michigan

    • B. 

      New Hampshire

    • C. 

      Ohio State

    • D. 

      Boston College

  • 11. 
    Who won the first Boston Marathon on April 19, 1897?
    • A. 

      John Kelly I

    • B. 

      King Kelly

    • C. 

      Paul McDermott

    • D. 

      John J. McDermott

  • 12. 
    Which year was Paul Revere born?
    • A. 

      1742

    • B. 

      1734

    • C. 

      1750

    • D. 

      1714

  • 13. 
    How many children did Paul Revere have?
    • A. 

      None

    • B. 

      16

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      12

  • 14. 
    What was the name of the horse that Paul Revere rode on the night of his famous ride?
    • A. 

      Brown Beauty

    • B. 

      Rampart

    • C. 

      Scheherazade

    • D. 

      Black Beauty

  • 15. 
    What is the date of the Boston Massacre?
    • A. 

      November 18, 1771

    • B. 

      August 4, 1771

    • C. 

      May 28, 1770

    • D. 

      March 5, 1770

  • 16. 
    Which of the following is a nickname given to the city of Boston?
    • A. 

      Birmingham Of America

    • B. 

      America's Most Historic City

    • C. 

      Athens Of America

    • D. 

      Birthplace Of Baseball

  • 17. 
    What were the first two names of today's Atlanta Braves?
    • A. 

      Boston Red Legs And Patriots

    • B. 

      Boston Red Stockings And Beaneaters

    • C. 

      Boston Red Sox And Red Legs

    • D. 

      Boston Beaners And Red Sox

  • 18. 
    Where was the Boston Museum of Fine Arts located before opening on Huntington Avenue?
    • A. 

      Copley Square

    • B. 

      South Station

    • C. 

      Cambridge

    • D. 

      East Boston Waterfront

  • 19. 
    What was the first production at Boston's Colonial Theatre?
    • A. 

      Ben Hur

    • B. 

      The King And I

    • C. 

      Fiddler On The Roof

    • D. 

      Alice In Wonderland

  • 20. 
    In 1750, Boston Puritans prohibited what activity?
    • A. 

      Performance Of Plays

    • B. 

      Spitting In Public

    • C. 

      Jaywalking

    • D. 

      Sailing On Sunday

  • 21. 
    What is the six-mile chain of parks running from Fenway to the Arnold Arboretum known as in Boston?
    • A. 

      Emerald Isle

    • B. 

      Emerald Line

    • C. 

      Emerald Necklace

    • D. 

      Emerald Park

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