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The Ultimate San Diego Quiz
by Staff
There is probably nowhere better to enjoy the southern California lifestyle than San Diego. With its perfect weather, miles of beaches, and world-class restaurants, San Diego is an ideal vacation spot. If you enjoy golf, there are nearly 100 courses to choose from, and the kids will be thrilled to spend the day at LEGOLAND. Take our quiz to learn more about California's southern-most city -- San Diego.

In which year did Juan Cabrillo arrive in San Diego?

  • 1492
  • 1542
  • 1849

Approximately how many people live in San Diego?

  • 1.2 million
  • 2.1 million
  • 12 million

How many miles of coast does San Diego have?

  • 30
  • 50
  • 70

What is the average temperature in San Diego?

  • 50 degrees
  • 70 degrees
  • 90 degrees

During which months are the beaches of San Diego overcast?

  • December and January
  • May and June
  • September and October

Where is San Diego ranked in terms of safety?

  • first place
  • third place
  • sixth place

What is the nickname of San Diego's airport?

  • Lindbergh Field
  • SoCal International
  • Jack Murphy Field

What is the average cost of a cab ride from Lindbergh Field to the center of town?

  • 10
  • 20
  • 30

How do locals refer to San Diego's light rail system?

  • the Coaster
  • the Quick Line
  • the Light Rail

How much does a ride on the Coaster cost?

  • between $2 and $4
  • between $4 and $5.50
  • between $6 and $9

Which interstate runs through San Diego on its way to Mexico?

  • Interstate 5
  • Interstate 50
  • Interstate 55

Which of these locations is home to the world's largest outdoor musical instrument?

  • Balboa Park
  • The San Diego Zoo
  • The Old Globe Theater

How many pipes does the Spreckles Organ have?

  • 3335
  • 4446
  • 5557

How large is LEGOLAND?

  • 12.8 acres
  • 128 acres
  • 1,280 acres

How many Legos were used to build Miniland, USA?

  • 200000
  • 2 million
  • 20 million

The Geisel Library was named for which famous author?

  • Avi
  • Dr. Seuss
  • Mem Fox

What is the name of San Diego's MLB team?

  • The Padres
  • The Midshipmen
  • The Chargers

What sport do the San Diego Chargers play?

  • football
  • soccer
  • rugby

Around how many golf courses are there in San Diego?

  • 50
  • 75
  • 100

Which San Diego golf course is home to the PGA's Buick Invitational?

  • Torrey Pines Golf Course
  • Balboa Park Golf Course
  • Mission Bay Golf Resort