California Lingo - It’s A Thing. How Many Of These Words Do YOU Know?

Do you really speak like you're from California?

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 Apr 03, 2019
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Question: 1/19Choose your answer!


June ____.
Humidity
Sun
Gloom

Question: 2/19Choose your answer!


If you order an "animal style" burger at In-n-Out, what will you get?
An extra patty
Fried pickles
A burger with extra pickles, "spread" and mustard, plus grilled onions

Question: 3/19Choose your answer!


If your friend is totally stoked to hang out later, they're:
Worried about it
Excited
Scared

Question: 4/19Choose your answer!


Do you call it a freeway or a highway?
Highway
Freeway

Question: 5/19Choose your answer!


What does a Sigalert mean?
The freeways are extra clear today
There's been an abduction
There's an accident on the freeway or something blocking freeway lanes

Question: 6/19Choose your answer!


Distance in California is best measured by:
Minutes spent in traffic
Kilometers
Miles

Question: 7/19Choose your answer!


People from California NEVER call California ______.
Cali
La La Land
The Sunshine State

Question: 8/19Choose your answer!


What does 'hella' mean?
Over There
Hell...?
Really or Very

Question: 9/19Choose your answer!


If people are talking about "the industry" in CA, they probably mean:
The food industry
The entertainment industry
The oil industry

Question: 10/19Choose your answer!


_______ is always extra, and always extra delicious.
Mustard
Guacamole
Ketchup

Question: 11/19Choose your answer!


Californians will argue that this is the best theme park ever (and the Happiest Place On Earth):
Worlds of Fun
Disneyland
Adventureland

Question: 12/19Choose your answer!


CA's a big state... If you're driving with relatively little traffic, how long does it take to drive up the Coast from San Diego to SF?
About 4 or 5 hours
About 19 or 20 hours
About 8 or 9 hours

Question: 13/19Choose your answer!


Yum, If you just got some "dank" tacos, they must be:
Cold
Overcooked
Delicious

Question: 14/19Choose your answer!


What does 'The Big One' refer to?
A sale
An earthquake
A wave

Question: 15/19Choose your answer!


Californians love repping their state flag - what type of animal is on it?
A bear
A dolphin
A porcupine

Question: 16/19Choose your answer!


"Gnarly" roughly translates to:
Something nasty
Something surprising
Anything super good or super bad

Question: 17/19Choose your answer!


At the end of 2017 California legalized recreational marijuana usage.
False
True

Question: 18/19Choose your answer!


California has the tallest tree in the world and it's a __________.
Palm
Redwood
Pine

Question: 19/19Choose your answer!


You'd better pick a side... There's an intense rivalry between which two baseball teams?
The 49ers and the Dodgers!
The Dodgers and the Giants!
The Dodgers and the Kings!
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