How Much Do You Know About U.S. Cities?

By: Becky Stigall

What city is home to the Jack Daniels distillery?

Lynchburg, Tennessee, is home to the Jack Daniels distillery. The city Is in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

What city is made up of five boroughs?

New York City is made up of five boroughs. It is home to the Empire State Building.

The Golden Gate Bridge is located in what city?

The Golden Gate Bridge is located in San Francisco. San Francisco is home to nearly one million residents.

What city is home to Paramount Pictures?

Paramount Pictures is in Los Angeles. L.A. is the second most populated U.S. city.

This city is our nation's capital.

Washington, D.C., is the nation's capital. It is on the banks of the Potomac River.

They call this the "windy city."

Chicago is the "windy city." You can also find Oprah there.

Which city is on Puget Sound in the Pacific Northwest?

Seattle, Washington, is on Puget Sound. The city's area code is 206.

What city is the capital of Massachusetts?

Boston is the capital of Massachusetts. It was also the home of Paul Revere.

What Texas city is home to the University of Texas?

Austin is home to the University of Texas. It is also the state capital.

What Texas city trains astronauts?

Houston, Texas, houses the astronaut training center. Houston has a population of over two million.

Where can you find the Liberty Bell?

The Liberty Bell is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Both the Declaration of Independence and Constitution were signed in Philadelphia.

What city is the capital of Colorado?

Denver is the capital of Colorado. The city sits one mile above sea level.

What city is in Silicon Valley?

San Jose is in Silicon Valley. It is the third-most-populous city in California.

The 1996 Olympics were held in what city?

The 1996 Olympics were held in Atlanta, Georgia. The city was a large player in the Civil War.

Which of the following cities is located in North Texas?

Dallas is located in North Texas. It is home to the Cowboys football team.

Fort McHenry is located in what city?

Fort McHenry is located in Baltimore, Maryland. Baltimore is home to the National Aquarium.

San _____ is the second-most populous city in California.

San Diego is the second-most populous city in California. It is home to the world-famous San Diego zoo.

What is the largest city in Michigan?

Detroit is the largest city in Michigan. It is home to well over a half million residents.

Which of the following is one of the Twin Cities?

Minneapolis, Minnesota, is one of the Twin Cities. The other Twin City is St. Paul.

Which is Oregon's largest city?

Portland is Oregon's largest city. It is known as one of the most eco-friendly cities in the country.

Which city is located on the southeastern tip of Florida?

Miami is located on the southeastern tip of Florida. It is home to a thriving Cuban immigrant community.

What city was decimated during Hurricane Katrina?

New Orleans was decimated during Hurricane Katrina. It is home to Mardi Gras.

What city in North Carolina is home to the Levine Museum?

Charlotte is home to the Levine Museum. It is also home to the NASCAR hall of fame.

What Arizona city is known as the Valley of the Sun?

Phoenix is known as the Valley of the Sun. Phoenix has a population of over 1.5 million.

What Missouri city is on the Mississippi River?

St. Louis is on the Mississippi River. It is home to the Gateway Arch.

What Texas city is home to the Alamo?

San Antonio is home to the Alamo. The Alamo is the site of the 1836 battle for Texan independence.

What steel city sits at the junction of three rivers?

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, sits at the junction of three rivers. The city's football team, the Steelers, play at Three Rivers Stadium.

What city is the capital of Indiana?

Indianapolis is the capital of Indiana. It is also the largest city in the state.

What city is on the east side of the San Francisco Bay?

Oakland is on the east side of the San Francisco Bay. It is home to the Oakland Raiders.

What Tennessee city is home to the Grand Ole Opry?

Nashville is home to the Grand Ole Opry. It is also home to the Country Music Hall of Fame.

What Tennessee city was the birthplace of Elvis Presley?

Memphis was the birthplace of Elvis Presley. The city is home to the Blues Hall of Fame.

What is Utah's highest city?

Salt Lake City is Utah's highest city. It is also the state capital.

What New York city is home to the Darwin D. Martin House?

Buffalo is home to the Darwin D. Martin House. The structure was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.

What Wisconsin city is on the western shore of Lake Michigan?

Milwaukee is on the western shore of Lake Michigan. The city is known for its breweries.

What Ohio city is located on the shores of Lake Erie?

Cleveland is located on the shores of Lake Erie. It is home to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

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From famous museums to mile-high elevations, each of these cities has something that makes it special. Can you identify each city from a short description?

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