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Manhattan

written by: Eve
 
Try to answer these questions related to one of New York City's boroughs.

Question 1:


Manhattan Island is NOT bounded by which of these rivers?
Harlem River
Hudson River
East River
Delaware River

Question 2:


What is the subject of the book Woody Allen's charcter is writing in the movie Manhattan?
cultural snobbery
his love for New York City
his failed marriage
relationships

Question 3:


What is the name of the red granite obelisk in Central Park of New York which was erected in the 19th century?
Cleopatra's Needle
The Queen's Sceptre
The Pharaoh's Needle
The Magic Wand

Question 4:


Who penned the novel Manhattan Transfer, which focuses on the development of urban life in New York City from the Gilded Age to the Jazz Age?
John Dos Passos
Henry Miller
Truman Capote
Scott Fitzgerald

Question 5:


Which Manhattan building, designed in the neo-Gothic style by the architect Cass Gilbert, was famously dubbed the Cathedral of Commerce?
Woolworth Building
Chrysler Building
The Trump Building
Empire State Building

Question 6:


What private Ivy League research university, located in Upper Manhattan, is the oldest institution of higher learning in the State of New York?
Columbia University
Cornell University
None of these
Brown University

Question 7:


Located on Manhattan's Upper West Side, this square is named after a famous Italian composer.
Bellini
Puccini Square
Paganini Square
Verdi Square

Question 8:


This prominent physicist signed a letter to Franklin D. Roosevelt which resulted in the Manhattan Project developing the first atomic bombs.
Albert Einstein
Pierre Curie
Enrico Fermi
Robert Goddard

Question 9:


On the TV show friends Monica's apartment is located in this Manhattan neighbourhood, known as "Little Bohemia".
Chinatown
West Village
Downtown Manhattan
Rose Hill

Question 10:


What famous Manhattan landmark is featured in movies such as King Kong, An Affair to Remember and Sleepless in Seattle?
Chrysler Building
Flatiron Building
Empire State Building
Rockefeller Center

 


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