Illinois
President's
4th of July
Chicago Sports
Freight
100

What states border Illinois? 

Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Iowa, Wisconsin

100

Which president founded the University of Virginia?

Thomas Jefferson

100

Who wrote the Star Spangled Banner?

Francis Scott Key

100

What Bulls player was nicknamed the "White Mamba"?

Brian Scalabrine


100

What percentage of world trade is moved via ship?

90%

200
What year did Illinois become a state? 

1818

200

Who was the first president to live in the White House?

John Adams

200

Average amount of money spent per person in the US on beer on the 4th? 

$75

200

Walter Payton is the Bears all-time leader in rushing yards. What RB ranks #2?

Matt Forte


200

How many ships are lost everyday due to pirate seizes?

About 2 ships per day

300

What city in Illinois is home to the World's first McDonald's?

Des Plaines

300

Which president survived an assassination attempt 69 days into his term?

Ronald Reagan

300

How many hot dogs are Americans projected to eat on the 4th of July?

150 million

300

Throughout their franchise history, the Chicago Bears have beaten this opponent the most number of times. Who are they?

Detroit Lions


300

How many miles on average does a ship travel in a year?

410,000 miles

400

Which U.S. President was born in Illinois? 

Ronald Reagan

400

Which president named the "White House" the "White House"? 

Theodore Roosevelt

400

What other countries celebrate 4th of July?

Both the Philippines and Rwanda celebrate July 4th as a day of liberation

400

What high school did Derrick Rose and Jabari Parker go to?

Simeon Highschool 

400

What percentage of truck drivers are female?

(bonus points if you can get actual #) 

5.8% are Female

~21,000 female drivers 

500
How many counties are in Illinois?

102

500
Who was the only President to not represent a political party? 

George Washington 

500

 What bird did Benjamin Franklin want to be the national bird (instead of the Bald Eagle)?

Turkey

500

What's the name of the Cubs' home ballpark for spring training?

Sloan Park  

500

What is the top commodity that is shipped between the US and Canada? 

Vehicles / Auto Parts

Click to zoom
M
e
n
u