Indianapolis Lingo - It's A Thing! How Many Of These Words Do YOU Know?

Seriously, only Indy locals can ace this quiz!

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 Nov 19, 2018
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Question: 1/18Choose your answer!

You'll have a tough time getting Indianapolis folks to admit that their _____ sandwiches are anything but the best!
Turkey club
Pork tenderloin
Fried green tomato

Question: 2/18Choose your answer!

Folks in Indianapolis will always have a soft spot for:
Peyton Manning
Aaron Rodgers
LeBron James

Question: 3/18Choose your answer!

But ask anyone from Indiana and they'll tell you the opposite about:
Eli Manning, ugh!
Tom Brady, ugh!
Kobe Bryant, ugh!

Question: 4/18Choose your answer!

Every year, the country turns its attention to Indianapolis for the Indy 500, but locals know it simply as:
The Big Day
The Race
The Event

Question: 5/18Choose your answer!

What's a chicken limo?
A type of farming equipment
A large plate of Indiana fried chicken
A limo decked out like a chicken that everyone secretly wants to ride.

Question: 6/18Choose your answer!

What is strung with 5000 lights every year so it looks like a giant Christmas tree?
The Soldiers and Sailors Monument downtown on the Circle
Uh, a giant Christmas tree.
Indianapolis's tallest building

Question: 7/18Choose your answer!

You shouldn't try to buy ____ on Sundays because you just won't be able to! Sorry!
Both of these!

Question: 8/18Choose your answer!

Let's settle this once and for all. Where does Indianapolis fall in the never-ending pop vs. soda debate?
Neither, it's cola!
Soda, duh!
Pop, of course.

Question: 9/18Choose your answer!

Mmm, I'm hungry and I want a good burger. Where should I go?
Only to Steak n' Shake!
Jack in the Box, duh!
In-n-Out, obviously.

Question: 10/18Choose your answer!

Every August, you can't wait to head over to the:
Indy 500
Bean Blossom Bluegrass Festival
Indiana State Fair! Eat all the fried foods!

Question: 11/18Choose your answer!

If someone says they have puppy chow for you, you say:
Ew! I'm not a puppy!
Great! I was really thirsty!
Awesome! I love this snack!

Question: 12/18Choose your answer!

If you're craving hot wings, you would go to:
The Humble Potato
B - Dubs
Your local gastropub

Question: 13/18Choose your answer!

Indianapolis has a quality and diverse selection of craft beers!
False! It's tough to find good beer around here.
True! Bud Light? Corona? Psh, who needs it.

Question: 14/18Choose your answer!

Which nickname for Indianapolis started out as an insult but is now used as a term of endearment for the city?
Indy Town
The Big Indy

Question: 15/18Choose your answer!

What's another name for the Indianapolis Motor Speedway?
Car Tracer
Cement Garden

Question: 16/18Choose your answer!

This Naptown native wrote "Cat's Cradle" and "Slaughterhouse-Five".
Ernest Hemingway
Kurt Vonnegut
J.K Rowling

Question: 17/18Choose your answer!

What is the tallest building in Indy?
Chase Tower
The Transamerica Pyramid
The Empire State Building

Question: 18/18Choose your answer!

It doesn't even bother you when out-of-staters tease you for living in Indianapolis. You know the _____ state is the best!
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