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

Warning: You can't pass this quiz unless you're a Seattle native! It's pretty challenging!

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 Nov 04, 2018
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Question: 1/18Pick Your Answer!


"Damn, that rock band was pretty filthy!" What in the world does that mean?
Filthy means something is really cool
Filthy means something is not very cool at all
Filthy means something is an acquired taste

Question: 2/18Pick Your Answer!


If someone is wearing a "Seattle tuxedo," it means __.
They're wearing overalls
They're wearing a flannel shirt
They're wearing a polo shirt

Question: 3/18Pick Your Answer!


Don't lose your mind if you hear someone say they rode the SLUT. It's okay! It stands for __.
South Lake Union Trolley
South Lake Union Transportation
South Lake Union Taxi

Question: 4/18Pick Your Answer!


If you order a side of "jojos" with your sandwich, you know you'll be getting:
Potato wedges
Curly fries
Hashbrowns

Question: 5/18Pick Your Answer!


This insanely popular coffee shop got its humble beginning in Seattle. It's __.
Starbucks
The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf
Stumptown Coffee

Question: 6/18Pick Your Answer!


You can spot tourists a mile away! You know someone's a tourist when __.
They're using an umbrella
They're wearing a coat
They're wearing rain boots

Question: 7/18Pick Your Answer!


If you're up for braving crowds, __ is a great place to get fresh seafood, amazing views of Elliot Bay, and yummy treats.
Seattle State Fair
Pike Place Market
University District Farmers Market

Question: 8/18Pick Your Answer!


No, the "Seattle Freeze" isn't referring to Seattle's weather. What does this phrase refer to?
Seattle's snowstorms
Seattle's ice cream scene
How Seattle locals aren't initially warm and friendly

Question: 9/18Pick Your Answer!


When it comes to football, it's all about the __.
Seattle Whales!
Seattle Sharks!
Seattle Seahawks!

Question: 10/18Pick Your Answer!


But the ultimate rivalry is...
Seattle vs. Montana
Seattle vs. Portland
Seattle vs. Los Angeles

Question: 11/18Pick Your Answer!


But one thing Seattle and Portland can agree on is:
Tourists suck!!!
Canadians suck!!!
Californians suck!!!

Question: 12/18Pick Your Answer!


It's gross, but it's part of who Seattle is, we guess. It's obviously __.
The Gum Wall
Bubblegum Alley
The Museum of Death

Question: 13/18Pick Your Answer!


When you think of the Seattle skyline, the first thing that comes to mind is...
The Transamerica Pyramid
The Empire State Building!
The Space Needle!

Question: 14/18Pick Your Answer!


Which of these is something you'll rarely catch someone from Seattle doing?
Jaywalking
Drinking coffee
Recycling

Question: 15/18Pick Your Answer!


Let's dance! Which music festival takes place every fall in Seattle?
Bumbershoot
Paradiso
Lollapalooza

Question: 16/18Pick Your Answer!


Forget stuffy Congressional interns and boring business people, what will you find on Capitol Hill in Seattle?
Ahem, the "bad" part of town
Hip bars, eateries, Indie shops, and lots of diversity!
Seattle's local government headquarters

Question: 17/18Pick Your Answer!


Feeling hungry? Why go to any other fast food joint when Seattle is home to __!
Dick's!
Nick's!
Rick's!

Question: 18/18Pick Your Answer!


You just smile and nod when you hear other talk about how their city's the best, but you know in your heart that nowhere beats the __ City.
Green
Forest
Emerald
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