The Big Apple

New York City is most populous city in the United States and also the most densely populated major city in the United States.  Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, NYC known as the Big Apple but it has many nicknames, which of these is NOT one of them?
Grumpy Town
The City That Never Sleeps
Gotham
The Empire City

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Which famous New York store featured in the title and plot of a 1958 novella by Truman Capote, and a classic 1961 movie starring Audrey Hepburn?
Breakfast At Tiffany's
Christmas at Macys
Funny Face
My Fair Lady

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As one of New York's best loved landmarks, this 102 story building was built in 1930, and completed in just over a year, it cost $24,000,000 to build. What building is it?
The Empire State Building
The Chrysler Building
Trump Towers
The Carlyle

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Another of New York's famous landmarks is this gift from France in 1886, and that it stands in the harbour as a symbol of the freedom that tempted many immigrants to the USA over the years. What is the name of this landmark?
The Statue Of Liberty
South Street Seaport
Staten Island Ferry
Liberty Field

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While most people visit Manhattan when they come to New York, 'The City' has 5 boroughs.  Which of these is NOT one of its boroughs?
Harlem
Staten Island
Bronx
Brooklyn

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In the middle of New York City is Central Park.  The park is over 840 acres and is larger than both Vatican City and Monaco.  In 1997 Garth Brook performed a free concert in Central Park, how many people attended this show?
980,000
125,000
45,000
12,500

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Built in 1799 and located in the Yorkville section of Manhattan, what, this is the official home of the Mayor of New York City?
Gracie Mansion
Graceland
Magic Kingdom
Monticelle

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In 1957, these two New York baseball teams left Ebbets Field and The Polo Grounds for greener pastures elsewhere, leaving the Yankees as the only major league team in NY.  What were the two teams that left New York?
Dodgers & Giants
Cubs & White Sox
Blue Jays & Expos
Rangers & Astros

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The largest art museum in the Western Hemisphere is located in NYC, what is its name?
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Whitney Museum
Museum of Art
Guggenheim Museum

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Since 1886, those who have made significant achievements, heads of state, returning veterans and sport champions from the New York area have been honored with ticker-tape parades. Parades are traditionally held along Broadway also known as ...
Canyon of Heros
Ticker Tape Row
New York Avenue
Parade Place

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