The Boroughs
History
The Sites
What is it?
Culture
numbers

100

How many borough are in New York city?
5

100

What happened on September 11, 2001?

The World trade center was destroyed by a terrorist attack and nearly 3,000 people died.

100

Which lady is standing in the middle of the mouth of the Hudson River?
 the Statue of Liberty

100

Central Park

100

What is the name of the World's largest department store in New York city?
Macy's.

100

How many people call New York city home?
8,5 millions

200

In what borough is Coney Island located?

 in Brooklyn.

200

What is the name of the island where the new immigrants landed before being admitted to the USA?

Ellis Island

200

At one time, this was the tallest building in New York City.
What is the Empire State Building.

200

The Brooklyn bridge

200

What is the name of the tallest building in New York city?

The One World Trade Center

200

What the percentage of people who are "foreign born" in New York city?

37%

300

Which borough is the largest?

Queens

300

Who were the first settlers in New York?
The Dutch

300

This area of Manhattan is full of life. There are neon signs everywhere. It is always very crowded. What is its name?

Times Square

300

Times Square

300

Where can you watch a musical?
In Broadway

300

How many languages are spoken in New York city?
about 800

400

In which borough is the Yankee Stadium located?

in the Bronx

400

What was the first name of New York city?
New Amsterdam

400

Which building was built in remembrance of 9/11?
The One World Trade Center

400

Wall Street

400

Which is the name of NY city's train station?
Grand Central Station

400

In what year did the Dutch settle in "New Amsterdam"?
1625

500

Name the five boroughs of NY city

The Bronx, Staten Island, Manhattan, Queens and Brooklyn

500

Who gave the name of "New York" to New York city?
The British

500

What is the name of the oldest bridge in New York city?
The Brooklyn bridge

500

The Rockefeller Center

500

Which are the two nicknames of New York city?

The city that never sleeps and The Big Apple

500

In what year did the British take over New York city?
in 1664