Are You South Carolina Enough To Decipher ALL This SC Lingo? Bet Not!

Sandlappers ONLY!

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 Mar 07, 2019
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Question: 1/18Pick Your Answer!

______! Roast them, boil them, use them in desserts, even stick them in some coke. They're delicious anyway you do it!
Macadamia Nuts

Question: 2/18Pick Your Answer!

It's true: South Carolinians really do love their _______. Summerville is said to be it's birthplace after all!
Coca Cola
Sweet tea

Question: 3/18Pick Your Answer!

Y'all really know how to get down, huh? What's the state dance move?
The Carolina Bounce!
The Carolina Shag!
The Carolina Twist!

Question: 4/18Pick Your Answer!

One of the most recognizable plants in South Carolina is all of that stuff hanging from the trees. Locals know it's:
Poison Ivy!
Spanish Moss!

Question: 5/18Pick Your Answer!

Out here in SC, _____ is a sport! A very delicious sport.
mushroom hunting

Question: 6/18Pick Your Answer!

You are either a Tiger or _____ and fence riding will not be tolerated while you are living in this state!

Question: 7/18Pick Your Answer!

It doesn’t matter if you’re a tourist or a local: beautiful _____ is a top vacation or day-trip spot for everyone!

Question: 8/18Pick Your Answer!

Only in South Carolina does “FU” mean:
How rude!
Furman University
Florence Underground

Question: 9/18Pick Your Answer!

If you had to describe a palmetto tree to someone who's never seen it before, you'd probably say:
It's kind of like a short palm tree
It's sort of like a small fir tree
It's like a weeping willow

Question: 10/18Pick Your Answer!

But then you could also just tell them to look at any South Carolina _____ since the palmetto tree's on there too!
License plate
Stop sign

Question: 11/18Pick Your Answer!

Wait a second… are there really frogs in Frogmore Stew?
No, silly!
Yes, that’s why it’s named that!
Um, I’ve never heard of that before…

Question: 12/18Pick Your Answer!

When it comes to football, you really love to hate _____, but their rivalry with the University of South Carolina sure is entertaining.
Ole Miss

Question: 13/18Pick Your Answer!

Out-of-staters get a little confused about ____ sometimes. No it's not oatmeal. You can eat this dish anytime of the day, with cheddar, shrimp, you name it!
Steel-Cut Oats

Question: 14/18Pick Your Answer!

While an out-of-towner might call these little guys crayfish or crawdads, in South Carolina they’re called _____ and they’re pretty darn delicious!

Question: 15/18Pick Your Answer!

It might be a bit touristy, but locals still love to enjoy the natural beauty of _____ Beach.

Question: 16/18Pick Your Answer!

What the heck is inside a hushpuppy, anyway?
Frosting and jam!
Deep fried cornmeal batter!
Melted chocolate and peanut butter!

Question: 17/18Pick Your Answer!

You seriously haven’t lived until you’ve tasted _____ famous Formula 45 Sauce at one of their SC deli locations!

Question: 18/18Pick Your Answer!

Sorry, North Carolina, but the _____ State is number one in our book!
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If you're proud to call South Carolina your home, we bet you'd be even prouder to share your perfect score after acing this ultimate SC challenge! All you have to do is look at a series of South Carolina themed questions related to the state's culture, food, people, slang, history, geography, and more. Then select the correct answers to pass! Sound easy enough? Beware that this quiz might be a bit trickier than you anticipate! Do you enjoy eating boiled peanuts, frying hushpuppies, and drinking sweet tea? Do you know how to do the Carolina Shag? Do you love the look of Spanish moss on trees? Do you prefer Pepsi to Coke? Would you take barbecue sauce with mustard over other varieties any day? Have you ever gone crabbing for sport? Do you have strong opinions about the Tigers versus the Gamecocks? Are you in love with Charleston? Are you slightly obsessed with the palmetto tree and moon from the state flag? Do you know what goes into making Frogmore Stew? Do you know the difference between grits and oatmeal? Do you enjoy eating crawfish? Have you ever spent time at Myrtle Beach? Have you ever tasted Groucho’s Formula 45 Sauce before? Are you in love with the Palmetto State? If you know the answers to any of these questions, then we encourage you to take our SC trivia challenge right now! What do you have to lose? We know you want to show off your South Carolina pride at the end when you get the coveted perfect score!