Las Vegas Quick Quiz

Test your Vegas IQ

QUESTIONS:

1) What hotel’s atrium could hold nine Boeing 757s, stacked one atop another?

2) What food is consumed in excess of 60,000 pounds per day in Las Vegas — more than the rest of the U.S. combined?

3) Who was quoted as saying: “Hatred is not what Las Vegas is about. We will have zero tolerance for anyone who is intolerant.”

4) What was the first movie ever filmed in Las Vegas?

5) When Wayne Newton and his brother, Jerry, performed together in the late 1950s in Las Vegas, what were they known as?

ANSWERS:

1) What hotel’s atrium could hold nine Boeing 757s, stacked one atop another?

Luxor

2) What food is consumed in excess of 60,000 pounds per day in Las Vegas — more than the rest of the U.S. combined?

Shrimp

3) Who was quoted as saying: “Hatred is not what Las Vegas is about. We will have zero tolerance for anyone who is intolerant.”

Former Mayor Oscar B. Goodman

4) What was the first movie ever filmed in Las Vegas?

The Hazards of Helen, 1914

5) When Wayne Newton and his brother, Jerry, performed together in the late 1950s in Las Vegas, what were they known as?

The Rascals in Rhythm

Previous post

CES Facts and Figures

Next post

YES, YES, YES — it’s CES!

Las Vegas Newswire

Las Vegas Newswire