Chicago Multiple Choice

Can you answer these multiple choice questions related to Chicago?
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1. In what year was Chicago's second World's Fair?
1837
1893
1949
1933
2. The University of Chicago is in what Chicago neighborhood?
Lakeview
Hyde Park
Lincoln Park
Austin
3. Who is considered the first non-indigenous settler of Chicago?
Jean Baptiste Point du Sable
Abraham Lincoln
William Ogden
Joseph Medill
4. What building is, by the official definition, the second tallest in the city?
Aqua
Trump International Hotel and Tower
John Hancock Center
Willis Tower
5. When was Chicago established as a city?
1871
1801
1837
1833
6. Chicago's street grid is centered at what intersection?
Chicago and State
Dearborn and Division
Michigan and Washington
Madison and State
7. What is the southernmost street in the city?
138th Street
Division Street
Pershing Road
95th Street
8. Who was the longest serving mayor of Chicago?
Jane Byrne
Richard J. Daley
Richard M. Daley
Rahm Emanuel
9. Which building's exterior has stones from landmarks around the world on it?
City Hall
Tribune Tower
Willis Tower
Thompson Center
10. On what holiday is the river dyed?
Christmas
Independence Day
Halloween
St. Patrick's Day
11. Almost all of Chicago is in one county, except for a tiny section in what small county?
DuPage County
Lake County
Cook County
Will County
12. Besides the Chicago River, a large part what river passes through the city?
Ohio River
Mississippi River
Little Calument River
Des Plaines River
13. What is the name of the zoo in Chicago?
Hyde Park Zoo
Lincoln Park Zoo
Millennium Zoo
Brookfield Zoo
14. How many community areas does Chicago have?
77
200
50
33
15. How many alderman's wards does Chicago have?
77
200
50
33
16. What is Chicago's second largest airport?
Midway International Airport
General Mitchell International Airport
Windy City Airport
O'Hare International Airport
17. The Chicago Cultural Center used to be what type of building?
House
Bank
Science Museum
Library
18. The famous "Bean" sculpture in Millennium Park is officially called what?
Pinto Bean
Skyline Mirror
Liquid Mercury
Cloud Gate
19. Which neighborhood is famous for murals?
North Center
Pilsen
The Loop
Wicker Park
20. What was Chicago (allegedly) named after?
Beautiful Lake
Stinky Onions
Three-branch River
Windy City
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Level 56
Jan 14, 2019
You could have give "Swami Vivekananda"
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Level 62
Jan 14, 2019
I hadn't heard of him until you put that comment there.
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Level 50
Feb 7, 2020
It's the Little Calumet, not the Little Calument.