Quiz: Taxi Trivia

1) What cab company did the folks on the TV show Taxi work for?

-¡ Sunshine Cab

-¡ Moonlight Cab

-¡ Yellow Cab

2) Horse-drawn, for-hire hackney carriage services began operating in both Paris and London when?

-¡ 16th century

-¡ 17th century

-¡ 18th century

3) In 1907, New York gasoline taxicabs were imported from France by Harry N. Allen, who was the first to paint his cabs yellow after learning that the color what?

-¡ Makes people feel safe.

-¡ Is the least expensive color of car paint.

-¡ Is most easily seen from a distance.

Answers: 1. Sunshine Cab; 2. 17th century; 3. Is most easily seen from a distance.

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