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Are you a Washingtologist? Take the quiz.

Dreading the Monday back at work? Give your brain a work-out. It’s time for the new Cultural Tourism DC quiz!

Legendary escape artist Harry Houdini is shown in chains in this photo circa 1899. (Associated Press)

Here’s a sample question:

What did Houdini bequeath to the Library of Congress after he died in 1926?

- A set of handcuffs and other restraints

- His handwritten autobiography manuscript

- An empty box

- Extensive documents on magic

Think you have the correct answer? Go to our Washingtology page to see if you’re right, and take the rest of the quiz.

You can leave your own D.C. trivia questions (and answers) in the comments below.


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