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Do you wonder why the city of Charlotte has been referred to as the “Tale of Two Cities: the City of Poverty, and the City of Prosperity?” Or, why Charlotte ranks dead last (50th out of 50) among America’s largest cities in Upward Mobility?

How We Rise is a project of the Brookings Institution, a nonpartisan, nonprofit research organization based in Washington, D.C. We want to understand how Charlotte residents learn about and gain access to opportunities that can improve their lives—and we need your help. Take their Charlotte trivia quiz below and be sure to visit their website here for more information.

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Alexis Zarycki is your average girl with the hopes of leaving an everlasting impact on the world. Follow her on Instagram @official_lexpaige