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Los Angeles True or False?

Can you guess whether these statements about Los Angeles are true or false?
Quiz by carrow
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Last updated: October 8, 2021
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1. Los Angeles is the capital of California
True
False
Sacramento is the capital
2. Los Angeles has twice hosted the Summer Olympics
True
False
1932 and 1984
3. Los Angeles overtook Chicago to become America's second-largest city in the 1940s
True
False
Los Angeles overtook Chicago in the 1980 census
4. Los Angeles is home to the largest Korean population in North America
True
False
5. Los Angeles to New York is the busiest air passenger route in the United States
True
False
6. It occasionally snows in central Los Angeles
True
False
The last dusting of snow in downtown and West LA was in 1962
7. Los Angeles has never had a black mayor
True
False
Los Angeles has had one black mayor, Tom Bradley, who served 1973-1993
8. Wilshire Grand Center is the tallest building on the West Coast of the United States
True
False
9. The LAPD is the largest police department in the United States
True
False
New York and Chicago's police departments are larger
10. Los Angeles contains several other enclave cities within its boundaries
True
False
Culver City, San Fernando and Beverley Hills/West Hollywood are independent cities geographically surrounded by the City of Los Angeles
11. You can travel by bullet train from Los Angeles to San Francisco
True
False
The California High-Speed Rail project is not scheduled for completion until 2029
12. Most Angelenos are Christian
True
False
According to a 2014 Pew study, 65% of the city's residents are Christian
13. Leonardo di Caprio, Angelina Jolie and Jake Gyllenhaal were all born in Los Angeles
True
False
14. Los Angeles County has never voted for a Republican presidential candidate
True
False
It was last won by Republican President Ronald Reagan in 1984
15. The sitcoms Friends and Seinfeld, while set in New York, were filmed in Los Angeles
True
False
2 Comments
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Level 74
Oct 9, 2021
How is 6. true when you even say the last snow in downtown was in 1962
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Level 52
Oct 9, 2021
Once every 70 years or so is "occasionally."