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BLM Plaza, Washington, D.C.

Pop Quiz: What Kind of Post-2020 City-Maker Are You?

The State of Place blog is offering a pop quiz designed to help you diagnose the kind of post-2020 city-maker you are.

February 5, 2021 - State of Place

Sagrada Familia

Pop Quiz: Cities and Obscure World Records

This pop quiz will probably expand knowledge about cities more than test it, because the questions and answers are pretty obscure.

August 14, 2019 - The Guardian

Boise Bike Lane

Pop Quiz: Name the City Based on its Cycle Lane Icon

The Guardian has a new pop quiz that will test the knowledge of urban aficionados that tend toward two-wheeled forms of transportation.

June 28, 2019 - The Guardian


Pop Quiz: Can You Name These Movies Where the NYC Subway Plays a Role?

You're allowed to guess.

April 26, 2019 - Gothamist


Pop Quiz: Can You Identify Cities By Density Alone?

A Planetizen editor failed this quiz.

March 22, 2019 - The Guardian

The Venetian

Sunday Fun: Spot the Real Architectural Icon Amidst the Fakes

Ersatz versions of architectural icons like the Eiffel Tower, the London Bridge, or the Statue of Liberty are popping up around the world. Are you ready to test your skills in parsing the real from the fake?

April 2, 2017 - The Guardian

Friday Fun: Take the Coloring Book Map Quiz

Pop quiz: Can you recognize a major city based on an outline map?

June 3, 2016 - The Guardian

Tokyo Skyline

Friday Fun: Can You Name These City Skylines?

Pop quiz hotshot: can you name the city by looking at silhouettes of their skylines?

May 29, 2015 - The Washington Post

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