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City Trivia - Omaha

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Last updated: April 5, 2019
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1. What river runs along the eastern border of the city?
Mississippi
Missouri
Wabash
Ohio
2. Which of the following universities are located in Omaha?
Carnegie Melon University
Drake University
Creighton University
Colgate University
3. Which of the following events is held every year in Omaha?
4-H Club National Fair and Convention
The college baseball World Series
The NRA small-arms championships
Dragster and Funny Car Championships
4. What is the name of Omaha's airport?
Eppley
Douglas
McCarren
Midway
5. Which of the following companies are not based in Omaha?
Berkshire Hathaway
Godfather's Pizza
Oriental Trading Company
Brach's Candy
6. What is the name of the primary east-west roadway serving Omaha?
Dodge
Pacific
Farnum
Harney
7. What former warehouse district is now known for restaurants, shops and nightlife?
The Depot District
The Old Market
The Yards
The Plaza
8. Which U.S.President was born in Omaha?
Gerald Ford
Rutherford B. Hays
James Buchanan
Warren Harding
9. Which of the following people were not born in Omaha?
Fred Astaire
Marlon Brando
George Burns
Henry Fonda
10. Which of the following accurately depicts the population within a 50 mile radius of downtown Omaha? (2017 estimate)
750,000 -800,000 people
900,000 - 950,000 people
1,100,000 - 1,150,000 people
1,300,000 - 1,350,000 people
11. Which of the following railroads is headquartered in Omaha?
CSX Intermodal
Union Pacific
Soo Line
Burlington Northern/Santa Fe
12. Which of the following accurately describes being in the city of Omaha?
It has no discernable downtown
You can see mountains to the west
It has many hills
It is very flat
13. Which of the following was not invented in Omaha?
The Reuben Sandwich
The Bobby Pin
Raisin Bran
The vending machine
14. Omaha is a Native American term referring to what?
A tribe
A river
A plain
A bison
15. What is Woodman Tower?
The world's tallest smokestack tower
A water tower
A skyscraper
A Native American temple
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