Oregon Lingo - It's A Thing! How Much Do You Know?

Oregon or bust!

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 Oct 18, 2019
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Question: 1/20Pick Your Answer!

You can spot a tourist from a local just by how they say "Willamette"... it SHOULD be _____.

Question: 2/20Pick Your Answer!

It might not be the biggest city in the state, but the gardens in state capital, _____, are pretty incredible.

Question: 3/20Pick Your Answer!

Maine might do lobsters best, but Oregon knows how to cook _____ like no other.
Dungeness crabs
Yellowfin tuna
Freshwater eel

Question: 4/20Pick Your Answer!

Want to take an Instagram-worthy photo of Haystack Rock? You'll have to go to _____ then!
Cobble Beach
Cannon Beach
Horsfall Beach

Question: 5/20Pick Your Answer!

If you're a foodie, then you know Oregon does "potato wedges" right.
Yes, "Kokos" are amazing!
Mhmm, "Bobos" are delicious!
Yep, "Jojos" are so good!

Question: 6/20Pick Your Answer!

When I say Tillamook, you say _____.

Question: 7/20Pick Your Answer!

Starbucks could disappear tomorrow, and Oregon coffee lovers would be just fine drinking _____.
Dutch Bros.
Coffee Bean

Question: 8/20Pick Your Answer!

If you want to try the best donut you've ever had in your entire life, you have to check out Portland's very own _____ Doughnut.

Question: 9/20Pick Your Answer!

Win or lose, you'll always root for the _____ when it's football season.

Question: 10/20Pick Your Answer!

Until you've tasted one, you might be a bit confused why locals are so obsessed with _____.

Question: 11/20Pick Your Answer!

The Three Sisters Mountains are also known by what names?
Harry, Ron, and Hermione
Faith, Hope, and Charity
Huey, Dewey, and Louie

Question: 12/20Pick Your Answer!

When it comes to our paychecks, we're pretty satisfied that Oregon has no _____.
Sales Tax
Property Tax
Income Tax

Question: 13/20Pick Your Answer!

A delicious burger hot off the grill from _____ simply can't be beat.

Question: 14/20Pick Your Answer!

Soccer might not be that big all over the U.S., but Oregon natives love rooting for _____.
The Timbers
The Wave
The Rampage

Question: 15/20Pick Your Answer!

If you're a Ducks fan, chances are you have a lot of _____ in your closet.
Purple and orange
Blue and red
Yellow and green

Question: 16/20Pick Your Answer!

Be sure to stop by Mo's for a nice cup of _____ on a cold winter's day.
Green curry
Clam chowder
Miso soup

Question: 17/20Pick Your Answer!

Some of the best wine in the state can be tasted at _____.
Applegate Valley
Willamette Valley
Rogue Valley

Question: 18/20Pick Your Answer!

You know how it goes: "Be _____, you're in Oregon."

Question: 19/20Pick Your Answer!

We can't believe people still can't say it right; Oregon is pronounced _____!

Question: 20/20Pick Your Answer!

The entire PNW is pretty great as a whole, but no place beats the _____ State.
QUIZ BLISS | Quiz Facts

Not everyone is lucky enough to be able to call themselves an Oregon local. Are you one of them? Only a born and bred Oregon native will be able to pass this ultimate state challenge without cheating or getting outside help. Do you say Willamette like a tourist or like a local? Do you love visiting all of the parks and gardens in the capital city of Salem? Are you a huge fan of cooking Dungeness crabs for dinner? Have you ever been to Cannon Beach to take an Instagram-worthy photo of Haystack Rock? Do you love jojos potato wedges with a passion? What about Tillamook cheese? Is Dutch Bros the java you prefer every morning? Have you ever eaten a Voodoo doughnut, clam chowder from Mo's, or a burger from Burgerville? Do you root for the Ducks and the Timbers win or lose? Are you slightly obsessed with marionberries? Do you love going wine tasting in Willamette Valley? If you think you can answer most of these questions, then you're probably a true Oregon local at heart. Let's see if you're truly a lover of the Pacific Northwest and all it has to offer. All you have to do is correctly answer a series of questions about the great state of Oregon to pass. That's it! Sound easy enough? We might throw in a few curveballs and trick questions, so don't get too confident just yet. What are you waiting for? Hit the play button now and show of your love and pride for the Beaver State!