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The Ultimate Puneri Quiz: How Puneri are You?

Here’s the ultimate Puneri quiz to determine how Puneri you are. So, get set for a fun ride through the city!

Kasa kay, Pune?!  Here’s the ultimate Puneri quiz to determine how Puneri you are. So, get set for a fun ride through the city!

Can you guess this place in Pune city? Options below!

  1. Pune-Okayama Friendship Garden
  2. Empress Botanical Garden
  3. Bund Garden
  4. Joggers Park

Which international game was first called “Poona”?

  1. Badminton
  2. Hockey
  3. Kabaddi
  4. Golf

How many Peths does Pune have?

  1. Seven
  2. Ten
  3. Seventeen
  4. Nineteen

What does ABC mean for a Punekar?

  1. Amitabh Bachchan Corp.
  2. Aga Bhathena and Chinoy
  3. Apple Boy Cat
  4. Appa Balwant Chowk

Who built Shaniwarwada?

  1. Shivaji Maharaj
  2. Sambhaji Maharaj
  3. Peshwa Bajirao I
  4. Peshwa Bajirao II

What does the phrase “Sutte dya” mean?

  1. Give me a cigarette
  2. Please provide change
  3. Give me money
  4. I don’t speak Marathi

Where is Z Bridge located in Pune?

  1. Bund Garden
  2. Wanowrie
  3. Ganeshkhind
  4. Deccan Gymkhana

Where do Punekars go when they crave Pohe at 4 am?

  1. Koregaon Park
  2. Camp
  3. Nal Stop
  4. Kothrud

Which dish is Pune known for?

  1. Sujata Mastani
  2. Wada Pav
  3. Misal Pav
  4. Loni Dhapate

When is Shivaji Jayanti celebrated?

  1. February 3
  2. February 19
  3. April 14
  4. September 14

This is a real lane in Pune…

  1. HongKong Lane
  2. Thailand Lane
  3. Bangkok Lane
  4. Taiwan Lane

Pune was first known as…

  1. Poona
  2. Kasbe Pune
  3. Punya Vishaya
  4. Punawadi

The Puneri Quotient

  • If 0-3 answers are correct: You know a little about Pune, but still have a looooongg way to go!
  • If 4-6 answers are correct:  You are a Punekar at heart; keep exploring the city until you fall even more in love with it!
  • If 7-10 answers are correct: You are a true Punekar and one with the city!

Feature image by Atharva Tulsi