Chicago Trivia #2

Answer these trivia questions about the greatest city in America, Chicago, Illinois.
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Last updated: March 28, 2019
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When the Sears Tower became the tallest building in the world in 1973, what building did it overtake?
World Trade Center
In what city was that building located?
New York, New York
What county is Chicago located in?
Cook County
On what street is the Magnificent Mile located?
Michigan Avenue
What is the second tallest building in Chicago (after the Sears Tower)?
Trump International Hotel and Tower
What airports service the Chicago metropolitan area? (#1 here)
O'Hare International Airport
#2 to above
Midway International Airport
What is Chicago's train system known as?
The L
What historic road begins in Chicago and ends in Santa Monica, California?
Route 66
How many years did the Chicago Cubs go without winning a World Series?
108
When Chicago became the second-largest city (now it's the third) in the country, what city did it overtake?
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Chicago's motto is "Urbs in Horto," which means what in English?
City in a Garden
Wrigley Field in Chicago is the second-oldest ballpark in the MLB. What is the oldest?
Fenway Park
Where is the above located?
Boston, Massachusetts
Who was the founder and first permanent resident of Chicago?
Jean Baptiste Point du Sable
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