The Weird City Name Quiz

Here's a quiz for anyone who has ever traveled the country, seen a sign, and asked, "Is that really the town's name?" After you're done, head over to the mental_floss blog and let us know if there are any oddly named places in your part of the world.

1 of 11
Which devilish city is NOT real?
Hell, Michigan
Purgatory, Maine
Devil's Trumpet, Wisconsin
2 of 11
Which of these food-related town names is NOT found in Alabama?
Burnt Corn
Sugar City
3 of 11
Which of these numbers is actually the name of a town?
Fifty-Six, Arkansas
Twenty-Nine, New Jersey
One, Delaware
4 of 11
Which of these towns was once a real place in Massachusetts?
Gay Head
5 of 11
Some names really make you wonder about the history of a town. Which of these is a real location?
Excrement, New Hampshire
Coward, South Carolina
Murder, Texas
6 of 11
Which of these places doesn’t really exist?
Why, Arizona
Bumpass, Virginia
Laughingstock, Ohio
7 of 11
Sometimes city names only work to increase stereotypes about the state they are located in. Which of the following is a real city?
Tornado Zone, Oklahoma
Horseheads, New York
Aftershock, California
8 of 11
Which city name is NOT real?
Ho-Ho-Kus, New Jersey
Bonzailand, West Virginia
Humptulips, Washington
9 of 11
Which city is NOT located in Arkansas?
Bald Knob
10 of 11
Which of these cities is a real place in Texas?
Cut and Shoot
Run and Kill
Cannibal Alley
11 of 11
Which town is NOT located in North Carolina?
French Lick