Are You Pennsylvanian Enough To Ace This PA Lingo Quiz? Bet Not!

Only a true Pennsylvania native can pass this quiz. Up for the challenge?

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 Mar 30, 2019
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Question: 1/19Pick Your Answer!


Around here, it’s not uncommon to have to pass a ______ in the road every now and then.
Golf-cart
Horse-drawn buggy
Zamboni

Question: 2/19Pick Your Answer!


What pie has long traditions from the Pennsylvania Dutch?
Apple Pie
Shoofly Pie
Key Lime Pie

Question: 3/19Pick Your Answer!


Pennsylvanians don't get subs, they get _____!
Hoagies
Heroes
Sandwiches

Question: 4/19Pick Your Answer!


Don't let the name confuse you, it's not shoes or flies that go into Shoofly Pie. It's:
Caramel!
Custard!
Molasses!

Question: 5/19Pick Your Answer!


Which of these is an East Coast convenience store that is beloved by many Pennsylvanians?
Obviously that's Ralph's!
Duh, that's Circle K!
Of course, that's Wawa!

Question: 6/19Pick Your Answer!


Pennsylvanians often shorten Pennsylvania to _____. You can definitely spot a local from a tourist this way.
PA
Vania
Pennsy

Question: 7/19Pick Your Answer!


"Aw man, looks like winter's going on a little longer -- _____ saw his shadow."
Punxsutawney Jill
Punxsutawney Bill
Punxsutawney Phil

Question: 8/19Pick Your Answer!


Pennsylvania roads are notoriously not that great. What do you have to watch out for?
Construction
Speed bumps
Endless potholes

Question: 9/19Pick Your Answer!


This chocolate company is loved around the nation, but calls Pennsylvania home. Which of these is it?
Hershey!
Nestle!
Cadbury!

Question: 10/19Pick Your Answer!


Pennsylvanians can have a good time anywhere. You've even been to a wedding or large gathering at which surprising venue?
The fire hall
The bank
A local coffee shop

Question: 11/19True or False?


If it's Sunday and you forgot to grab beer for the football game, you can just grab it from any grocery store.
False, don't even think it's going to be that easy!
True, everyone forgets sometimes. No big deal!

Question: 12/19Pick Your Answer!


Pennsylvania actually has the highest concentration of _____ in the U.S.
Amish
Christians
Mormons

Question: 13/19Pick Your Answer!


You may not believe it, but Pennsylvanians love scrapple which is __.
Fried pork scraps and cornmeal. So good!
Steamed cow hooves and rice. Mmm!
Boiled chicken livers and grits. Delicious!

Question: 14/19Pick Your Answer!


What major event takes place the Monday after Thanksgiving?
Deer hunting season starts!
... Cyber Monday?
Goose hunting season starts!

Question: 15/19Pick Your Answer!


Hehe, true or false? Blue Ball, PA and Intercourse, PA are real towns.
Oh geez. Yes, it's true.
Hahaha! That's false!

Question: 16/19Pick Your Answer!


If you spot a Terrible Towel, then you immediately know you're at a _____ game!
Steelers
Pirates
Flyers

Question: 17/19Pick Your Answer!


A real Pennsylvanian would pronounce "Reading" as:
Read-ing
Red-ing
Rod-ing

Question: 18/19Pick Your Answer!


Philly's known for their cheesesteak, but the whole state is known for delicious soft _______!
Cheese
Pretzels
Potatoes

Question: 19/19Pick Your Answer!


Even if you move away some day, you'll always be proud to call the _____ State your home.
Keystone
Sunshine
Garden
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Pennsylvania is home to much more than weather-predicting groundhogs and Philly cheesesteaks. A true PA native knows that. But what else does a PA native know? The answers to this quiz, of course! Think you have what it takes to prove you're a real PA native? Show us what you've got.

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