Can we guess just how long you've lived in NYC based on how you answer these 10 questions? Embark on this quiz and find out if you've spent a bit too much time in the Big Apple!
START THE QUIZ!
When was the last time you purposely visited a New York landmark?
On a school field trip.
Probably 10+ years ago.
So long ago I've forgotten.
I've never visited a landmark.
A year or two.
How do you react when you see a mouse in the subway station?
I don't even look up.
I feel a bit of panic.
I remark to others about the mouse.
I complain about the mouse.
Someone body checks you on the street for not walking fast enough. What do you do?
Scream at them until I'm red in the face.
Go up and body check them back.
Start to cry.
Feel a bit sad or discouraged.
Keep going, happens all the time.
Do you have strong opinions on street food?
Yes, and they're always right.
I have some opinions.
I have no opinion on street food.
How long does it take you to become angry when someone holds up a line?
Around 2 minutes.
Around 5 minutes.
Around 10 minutes.
I don't get angry.
How often do you go out on the town?
A few nights a week.
Only on the weekends.
Who has money for that?
A stranger stops and asks you for directions. You're most likely to....
Give them a detailed explanation.
Ignore them and keep walking.
Tell them I don't have time.
Point them in the right direction.
Pretend I can't hear them.
Do you believe that everything happens for a reason?
How do you feel about parades and marathons?
Great, more people.
There's going to be so much traffic.
Looks like I'm not leaving my apartment today.
When you invite people in from out of town, where do they stay?
In my living room.
At a hotel.
In my bed.
At an Airbnb.
Based on the results of this quiz, you've spent your entire life in New York! You've got that New York attitude and a true sense of self. You're not afraid to speak your mind, get in someone's face, or go after what you want. You're tough as nails and not easily shocked. You've come to expect small apartments, strange smells, and long wait times at restaurants.
You're Entire Life!
Based on the results of this quiz, you've lived in New York City for around 40 years! You can't imagine a world without sarcasm, public transportation, or dollar pizza slices. You're not shocked by the bevy of strange folks or occurrences that only city life can bring into your world. You love your studio apartment and can't imagine living anywhere else. You've got a New York attitude and you wouldn't trade it for the world.
Based on the results of this quiz, you've lived in New York City for 10 years! While you've definitely developed a tough exterior and a "don't mess with me attitude" you haven't quite abandoned your youthful enthusiasm or expectations just yet. You love the city, but you're still impartial to long weekends outside in the country. You're still a bit miffed about having to pay double the national average for rent and street food hasn't exactly captured your heart just yet.
Based on the results of this quiz, you've lived in NYC for five years! You haven't been in the city for very long, but you've certainly taken on the New York attitude and fast paced way of life. You're used to long days, crowded streets, and being cursed at in at least 3 different languages a day. While you're still getting used to what life in New York means, you wouldn't trade your stories or experiences for the world!
Based on the results of this quiz, you've only lived in New York City for around 1 year! To you, city life is still taking some getting used to. You're still shocked by the rudeness, lack of warmth, and general attitude toward life and work. You're youthful and curious with a sense of expectation for what comes next. You haven't yet lost all of the idealistic qualities that only a non-city dweller can possess!