North Carolina *Slang* - It's A Thing. Do You Know ALL This NC Lingo?

Up to the challenge, Tarheels?

Ace Ventura, Courtney Cox, Southern, miami, florida, liz
"Ace Ventura: Pet Detective" via Warner Bros.
 Apr 24, 2019
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Question: 1/19Choose Your Answer!

You’re either cheering on ______ or ______, but NEVER both.
Davidson; Duke
Wake Forest; Appalachian State
Duke; UNC

Question: 2/19Choose Your Answer!

Well, assuming you aren’t actually a:
NCSU fan
Drexel Fan
Clemson fan

Question: 3/19Choose Your Answer!

_____ just might be the best fast food chicken around. And the best hangover cure.

Question: 4/19Choose Your Answer!

You just have to drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway at white time of year?

Question: 5/19Choose Your Answer!

Odds are you’ve had a glass of homemade _____ before. It’s a tradition!
Green Tea

Question: 6/19Choose Your Answer!

The whole nation can thank NC for _____ Donuts.
Krispy Kreme

Question: 7/19Choose Your Answer!

Here, you tea will always be:
Cold and sweet
Shaken with mint
Hot with honey

Question: 8/19Choose Your Answer!

Sometimes you just have to order your hot dog ________.
All the way
Animal style

Question: 9/19Choose Your Answer!

The McAdenville Christmas lights are also known as which of these?
North Pole, USA
Sant Claus, USA
Christmastown, USA

Question: 10/19Choose Your Answer!

It’s always surprising to travel somewhere North and not see any ____ on breakfast menus!

Question: 11/19Choose Your Answer!

Not EVERYONE here loves _____, but a lot sure do.
Ultimate Frisbee

Question: 12/19Choose Your Answer!

“Can you grab a ______? There’s way too many groceries to carry!”

Question: 13/19Choose Your Answer!

What’s chowchow?
A delicious type ore relish!
Isn’t that a dog breed?
The best dessert ever!

Question: 14/19Choose Your Answer!

Which of these famous romance novelists just can’t stop setting all of his/her stories in NC?
Nora Roberts
Nicholas Sparks
Jane Austen

Question: 15/19Choose Your Answer!

North Carolinians tend to have a weird loyalty to which of these mayos?

Question: 16/19Choose Your Answer!

You guys aren’t royals, but NC is home to one of America’s few “castles” AKA
The Hearst
The WIlmington
The Biltmore

Question: 17/19Choose Your Answer!

Forget about French fries, just serve me up some fried:
Green Watermelon
Green Tomatoes
Green Peppers

Question: 18/19Choose Your Answer!

Don't get tongue tied! How do you pronounce "Appalachian" correctly around here?

Question: 19/19Choose Your Answer!

Leave the _______ State? Are you crazy? I love it here!
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Tar Heel
Old Dominion | Quiz Facts

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