South Jersey Lingo - It’s A Thing. How Many Of These Words Do YOU Know?

Do North or South Jerseyans have more pride? Settle it once and for all with this South Jersey natives only quiz.

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 Oct 20, 2018
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Question: 1/18Pick Your Answer!


If you don't know who The Boss is, are you really from Jersey?
Um, clearly it's Bono
Of course I do! It's Bruce Springsteen!
Duh, it's obviously Billy Joel

Question: 2/18Pick Your Answer!


Ask for some "jimmies" on your ice cream cone and you'll get...
Chocolate chips!
M&Ms!
Sprinkles!

Question: 3/18Pick Your Answer!


New Jersey is known as the __ State.
Tar Heel
Garden
Sunshine

Question: 4/18Pick Your Answer!


If you say you want to get dessert, what's likely to be a suggestion?
Cookies, obvi.
Cheesecake, duh.
Wooder Ice, of course.

Question: 5/18Pick Your Answer!


True or false? It's preposterous to expect someone from South Jersey to pump their own gas.
True
False

Question: 6/18Pick Your Answer!


What's Wawa?
Like Target or Walmart
Another way to say water
An awesome, one-stop-shop convenience store.

Question: 7/18Pick Your Answer!


"Let's grab hoagies for lunch," roughly translates to?
Pizza
Burgers
Sandwiches

Question: 8/18Pick Your Answer!


True or false? If you insist on driving the speed limit, get in the right lane. South Jerseyans go at least 10 mph over the speed limit.
False!
True!

Question: 9/18Pick Your Answer!


Gravy also means __.
Tomato sauce
Mashed potato gravy
Wine sauce

Question: 10/18Pick Your Answer!


What's a jughandle?
Someone who drinks too much
Uh, the handle of a jug?
A loop in the road that allows left turns without stopping traffic

Question: 11/18Pick Your Answer!


Where can you find Jerseyans on a great summer day?
The Shore
The Beach
The Lake

Question: 12/18Pick Your Answer!


What creature is rumored to inhabit the Pine Barrens?
The Jersey Devil
Snooki
Bigfoot

Question: 13/18Pick Your Answer!


It's not bay-gels and cream cheese, it's obviously __.
Beg-gel
Bee-gel
Baw-gel

Question: 14/18Pick Your Answer!


What's a shoobie?
A tourist from the Northern parts of Jersey to beach communities
A bad driver
Someone who wears socks with sandals

Question: 15/18Pick Your Answer!


Where are you going if you say you're going to "The City."
Boston!
NYC!
Philly!

Question: 16/18Pick Your Answer!


True or false? It's not New Jersey, it's just Jersey.
True
False

Question: 17/18Pick Your Answer!


Which other musician(s) do Jerseyans love?
The Rolling Stones
The Beatles
Bon Jovi

Question: 18/18Pick Your Answer!


If South Jerseyans hear someone say "Joisey," what's bound to happen?
They'll laugh and play along
Nothing
They'll get VERY upset. It's Jersey. Just say Jersey.
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Everyone knows that South Jersey is the best part of Jersey. We mean, all the negative stereotypes (including that horrible reality tv show) are from North Jersey. That being said, only a true South Jersey native will ace this quiz about the food, culture, and slang of South Jersey. Think you'll make the cut? Let's find out!

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