Just For Fun Quiz / Detroit Trivia

Random Just For Fun Quiz

Can you name the 50 trivia facts about Detroit?

 Plays Quiz not verified by Sporcle

Forced Order
Support Sporcle.
Go Orange.
Score 0/50 Timer 07:00
Detroit is in this Michigan county
The French officer who founded the fort that would become Detroit
The year Detroit was founded
As of 2010, Detroit's ranking by population among US cities
Detroit's Area Code
First Black mayor of Detroit
In French, Detroit means this
Someone from Detroit is called this
Percentage of Detroit population that is African American, as of 2000
Detroit's neighboring city in Canada
Detroit is in this time zone
This major convention center hosts the North American International Auto Show
Detroit was the capital of Michigan until this year
Detroit's football team
Detroit's hockey team
Detroit's basketball team
Detroit's baseball team
Ford founded his motor company in this year
This road serves as the border between Detroit and its northern suburbs
The single busiest border crossing in North America
This building houses the headquarters of Detroit Public Schools
The oldest neighborhood in Detroit
The largest island-park in the U.S.
Detroit's Museum of African American History is named after this man
A classic-car event held annually in August
The largest (43 acres) historic public market district in the U.S.
Detroit's largest newspaper
Number of casinos in Detroit
The Detroit area's primary airport
Name of Detroit's elevated rail system
The city's major north-south highway
Name a city that lies entirely within the boundaries of Detroit
The only Superbowl actually held in the city of Detroit
The Detroit Zoo is actually found in this suburb
Highest temperature (F) ever recorded in the city
Number of Catholic high schools in Detroit, as of 2010
The home field of Detroit's NFL team
Number of members on the Detroit City Council
The record company founded by Berry Gordy, Jr
The year of Detroit's largest race riot
The tallest building in Michigan
The year that Detroit hosted the Republican National Convention
The official residence of the Detroit mayor
This now-closed amusement park was on an island in the Detroit River
The third-largest university in Michigan
The largest employer in Detroit
The home arena of Detroit's NHL and NBA teams
This lake serves as the mouth of the Detroit River
The home field of Detroit's MLB team
The name of the streetcar system that runs along Woodward Avenue

From the Vault

NATO Alphabet Multiple Choice

by broxx

It's up to you to decide if these words are NATO or NOT-O.
Remove Ads.
Support Sporcle.
Get the best of Sporcle when you Go Orange. This ad-free experience offers more features, more stats, and more fun while also helping to support Sporcle. Thank you for becoming a member.

Show Comments


Created Jul 17, 2010SourceReportNominate

Top Quizzes Today

Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.

Report this User

Report this user for behavior that violates our Community Guidelines.