HOW STUFF WORKS
QUIZZES

FOLLOW US
The Ultimate Miami Quiz
by Staff
You've heard all about Miami -- sizzling temperatures, sizzling beaches, sizzling nightlife. The city is also a rich cultural mix of North American and South American cultures. Take our quiz and learn more about sizzling Miami.

How many visitors does Miami get a year?

  • 3.2 million
  • 5.8 million
  • 9.5 million

Which architectural style does Miami boast?

  • Art Deco
  • Italian Renaissance
  • International style

How much area does Greater Miami encompass?

  • 1,892 square miles
  • 2,042 square miles
  • 3,620 square miles

What is Miami's population?

  • two million
  • three million
  • five million

When is the peak tourist season?

  • July
  • April
  • December

What is the average temperature in Miami?

  • between 60 and 85 degrees Fahrenheit (15 and 30 degrees Celsius)
  • between 70 and 95 degrees Fahrenheit (21 and 35 degrees Celsius)
  • between 80 and 105 degrees Fahrenheit (27 and 41 degrees Celsius)

What is the best advice when it comes to traveling around Miami?

  • Hire a car.
  • Get a map.
  • Never use the public transport system.

What is the public transport system like?

  • reliable and extensive
  • unsafe
  • unreliable and meager

How much does the Metromover cost?

  • $1.50
  • $2.20
  • It is free of charge.

What is unique about the Everglades National Park?

  • It is free of charge.
  • It is the only subtropical nature reserve in North America.
  • It is one of the oldest nature reserves in North America.

At what speeds are balls thrown in the Jai Alai game?

  • 60 mph
  • 90 mph
  • 170 mph

When did the Miami Performing Arts Center open?

  • 1893
  • 1964
  • 2006

How many types of mango are there at the Homestead's Fruit and Spice Park?

  • 75
  • 125
  • 175

Which area is the first location to be listed as a 20th century district on the National Register of Historic Places?

  • South Beach
  • Miami Beach
  • Evergreen Bay

How many gallons of water does Coral Gables' Venetian Pool contain?

  • 543000
  • 670000
  • 820000

When was the Spanish Monastery built?

  • between 1133 and 1141
  • between 1645 and 1650
  • 1954

When in Miami, how far away from a shopping district are you?

  • never more than 15 minutes
  • never more than 30 minutes
  • never more than 45 minutes

If you want to celebrity watch, which hotel should you hang out at?

  • Mandarin Oriental Miami
  • Delano Hotel
  • Prive

Which Foundation is headquartered in Miami?

  • United States Piping Foundation
  • Chopin Foundation United States
  • Electronic Music Foundation

What is the best way to experience the ethnic diversity that characterizes Miami?

  • Take a tour of the small neighborhoods.
  • Sample the range of ethnic cuisine available.
  • People watch by the beach; you'll see all types.