San Jose Lingo - It's A Thing. How Many Words Do YOU Know?

Warning: This quiz is for San Jose natives only! It's way too hard if you're not. 😉

Anne Hathaway
The Intern via Warner. Bros Pictures
 Nov 01, 2018
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Question: 1/18Pick Your Answer!


San Jose is home to thousands of successful tech companies. It's often referred to as __.
Silicon Valley
Silicon Beach
Silicon Mountain

Question: 2/18Pick Your Answer!


We're not all San Francisco Giants or '49ers fans. In San Jose, it's all about the __.
Eagles!!!
Lions!!!
Sharks!!!!

Question: 3/18Pick Your Answer!


OooooOOOooh, spooky! What allegedly haunted, "mysterious" house is located in San Jose?
The Rengstorff House
The Winchester Mystery House
The Whaley House

Question: 4/18Pick Your Answer!


This orange building is a popular field trip destination and photo op. It's __.
The Museum of Technology
The Museum of Electricity
The Museum of Start-Ups

Question: 5/18True or False?


San Jose is one of the most expensive cities in the nation. Monthly rent averages at about $1700 per month.
False
True

Question: 6/18Pick Your Answer!


You or someone you know has definitely taken prom or wedding photos at which beautiful landmark?
Ghiradelli Square
The Rose Garden
Pier 39

Question: 7/18Pick Your Answer!


Your go-to mall is definitely __.
Valley Fair
Mall of America
King of Prussia

Question: 8/18Pick Your Answer!


Environmentally friendly San Jose has banned which common item?
Paper bags
Plastic shopping bags
Plastic trash bags

Question: 9/18Pick Your Answer!


San Jose is part of the National Sister Cities program and has sister cities all over the world. Which one of these is where a sister city is located?
England
France
Japan

Question: 10/18Pick Your Answer!


The largest life-sized, officially licensed game board in the world lives in San Jose. Which game is it from?
Candy Land
Sorry!
Monopoly

Question: 11/18Pick Your Answer!


Since it sits between two major fault lines, folks in San Jose rarely ever trip over __.
Earthquakes
Hurricanes
Snow

Question: 12/18Pick Your Answer!


True or false? The weather in San Jose is pretty much perfect, with summer highs of 80 degrees and January highs of 60.
Yes!! True
That's so false.

Question: 13/18Pick Your Answer!


San Jose's __ celebrated its 125th anniversary in 2015, and is just one of three left in California.
Little Saigon
Chinatown
Japantown

Question: 14/18Pick Your Answer!


True or false? San Jose is not very culturally diverse. Good luck finding good Thai or Indian food there.
Um, seriously? False!
Ugh, yes. So true.

Question: 15/18Pick Your Answer!


In addition to the tech scene, San Jose's __ scene is pretty killer too!
Art
DIY Crafts
Country Music

Question: 16/18Pick Your Answer!


If you can't find it in San Jose, don't worry. You can just head over to __.
Los Angeles
Santa Barbara
San Francisco

Question: 17/18Pick Your Answer!


If you don't have a car, you probably get around by __.
BART
Walking
Bicycle

Question: 18/18Pick Your Answer!


But no matter where in the world you go, you're always proud to come from the __ State.
Golden
Keystone
Sunshine
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