San Francisco Lingo - It's A Thing. How Much Do You Know?

Are you truly from San Francisco? Prove It!

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 Mar 11, 2020
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Question: 1/18Choose your answer!


How do a lot of locals shorten San Francisco when talking about the city?
San Franci
San Franny
SF

Question: 2/18Choose your answer!


What famous bridge (often featured in movies, shows and photos) is completely iconic to San Francisco?
The Bay Bridge
The Golden Gate Bridge
The San Mateo Bridge

Question: 3/18Choose your answer!


And the architect of this bridge chose which bright color for it to be painted?
"Sunny Yellow"
"Simple Chartreuse"
"International Orange"

Question: 4/18Choose your answer!


You probably know all about "Karl." Who is Karl?
The founder of San Francisco
A nickname made by locals for the fog that constantly shrouds the city
A famous resident who has lived in SF for 99 years

Question: 5/18Choose your answer!


If you hear someone say "Yadadamean," what are they saying?
Sounds like gibberish to me!
"Yes, I understand."
"You know what I mean?"

Question: 6/18Choose your answer!


What does the phrase "June gloom" refer to?
The excitement in June as summer starts
The influx of tourists in June
The cloudy weather that is characterisitc of June

Question: 7/18Choose your answer!


What colors do locals wear to cheer on the Giants?
Black and red!
Black and orange!
Blue and white!

Question: 8/18Choose your answer!


It's well known that it's possible at AT&T Park to hit a homerun into:
Alcatraz Island
Oakland
The Bay

Question: 9/18Choose your answer!


If your friend described someone as "dusty" you'd know that:
That person must literally be dusty
It's a compliment
They don't like that person

Question: 10/18Choose your answer!


You just ordered a "cruffin" at a restaurant. What will you be receiving?
A cup of fruit
A combination of a croissant and a muffin
A big slice of cake

Question: 11/18Choose your answer!


Which music festival is held every August in Golden Gate Park?
Life Is Beautiful
Lollapalooza
Outsidelands

Question: 12/18Choose your answer!


Which fun treat was created right in San Francisco?
The Fortune Cookie
Baked Alaska
The Key Lime Pie

Question: 13/18Choose your answer!


What is the public transit around here called?
The Metro
The Muni
The "L"

Question: 14/18Choose your answer!


Why are cemeteries no longer allowed to be created in San Francisco?
There's a great fear of hauntings
There are spacial issues
They are a health hazard

Question: 15/18Choose your answer!


Which football team do most locals root for?
The Cowboys
The Eagles
The 49ers

Question: 16/18Choose your answer!


As a local, you know that only tourists take ________.
The MUNI
Cable cars
Cabs

Question: 17/18Choose your answer!


What sweet site is located in the Fisherman's Wharf area?
Hershey Park
Ghirardelli Square
Gumdrop Avenue

Question: 18/18Choose your answer!


San Francisco is home to _______________, the most crooked street in the world.
Castro Street
Haight Street
Lombard Street
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