STATUE OF LIBERTY QUIZ: HOW WELL DO YOU KNOW THE STATUE OF LIBERTY?

How Well Do You Know The Statue Of Liberty?

Jennifer Polland Jul. 3, 2013,
 

After being flooded by Hurricane Sandy last fall, Liberty Island — and the Statue of Liberty — will finally re-open tomorrow, just in time for Independence Day.

The first ferry is slated to arrive around 8:45am tomorrow, and ferries will continue transporting visitors to the island throughout the day. Ellis Island, however, still remains closed. How well do you know Lady Liberty? Take our quiz to find out.

How well do you know the Statue of Liberty?

1

What is the statue’s official title?

2

The Statue of Liberty was built in France. How many pieces did she get to America in?

  • 350

     

  • 75

     

  • 515

     

3

What was the last piece put into place on the Statue of Liberty during the statue’s construction?

  • The far right spike of the crown

     

  • The sole of her right foot

     

  • The tablet she’s holding

     

4

Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses, yearning to breath free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, tempest tost to me, I lift my lamp beside the golden door.” Who wrote the poem inscribed at the base of the Statue of Liberty?

5

How tall is the Statue of Liberty (including the pedestal)?

  • 610 feet

     

  • 460 feet

     

  • 305 feet

     

6

How long is her nose?

  • 6 ft. 7 in.

     

  • 4 ft. 6 in.

     

  • 5 ft. 1 in.

     

7

What do the spikes in her crown represent?

  • The sun’s rays

     

  • The immigrants who came to the U.S.

     

  • The 7 continents and seas

     

8

Why is the Statue of Liberty green?

  • Because mildew grew on the outside of the statue

     

  • Because of oxidation between the metal and sea water

     

  • Because that’s the natural color of the metal

     

9

What direction does the Statue face?

  • Northeast

     

  • Southeast

     

  • East

     

10

Dozens of movies have been filmed here. Which movie was NOT filmed at the Statue of Liberty?

Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/statue-of-liberty-quiz-2013-5#ixzz2Y4hkbzOF

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