Houston has been described as a city combining big town opportunity with small town ideals, a place with space for everybody. Take our quiz and get a virtual tour of this sprawling and cosmopolitan city.
How many feet above sea level is Houston?
How many bayous run through the city?
What is one of the most important words anyone visiting Houston should learn?
"Take it easy"
What is the best way to get around Houston?
How many people live in Houston?
one and a half million
What is the average temperature in Houston?
85 in the summer and the 30s in the winter
94 in the summer and the low 60s in the winter
110 in the summer and the 70s in the winter
During the summer, what should you carry around with you in the car?
rags to clean the car windows
a tank of water
What is Houston's largest airport?
George Bush International Airport
George Washington International Airport
Richard Nixon International Airport
How are taxi fares determined in Houston?
flat zone rate or meter
flat zone rate only
Which road is best to avoid at the moment?
What does the public transport system in Houston offer?
railway and ferries
buses and trams
buses and railway
When is Houston most popular?
in December and January
in late March and early October
in July and August
How long is the Buffalo Bayou?
What is the Space Center Houston?
a scientific theme park
a NASA museum
a science museum
What is considered to be one of the most beautiful structures in town?
the San Jacinto Monument
the Forbidden Gardens
the Meckom Rockwell Fountain
What does the Forbidden Gardens house?
It replicates China's major historic scenes.
It houses Houston's botanical gardens.
It houses a Bahai temple and gardens.
How many animals are there in the Houston Zoo?
How many acres is the George Ranch Historical Park?
What ranking does the Houston Theater District have?