It’s Not Nonsense - It’s Arizona Lingo! How Much Of It Do You Know?

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 Oct 13, 2019
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Question: 1/19Pick Your Answer!


You guys are old pros at dealing with crazy weather — all Arizona natives know how to handle themselves in a _____.
Blizzard
Haboob
Tsunami

Question: 2/19Pick Your Answer!


Man, nothing irritates an Arizona local more than when people say "Yeah, but it's a _____."
Haboob
Saguaro
Dry heat

Question: 3/19Pick Your Answer!


You can't really imagine an Arizona sunrise over the _____ until you've seen one.
Canyonlands
Grand Canyon
Badlands

Question: 4/19Pick Your Answer!


If you order "nopales" at a restaurant, what will your server bring you?
Cactus!
Soup!
Beans!

Question: 5/19Pick Your Answer!


"Root, root, root for the home team!" Who's that?
The Rangers, of course!
The Diamondbacks, of course!
The Rockies, of course!

Question: 6/19Pick Your Answer!


A true Arizona knows that sometimes the appeal of a parking spot depends entirely on its _____.
Size
Shade
Distance

Question: 7/19Pick Your Answer!


And if you didn't manage to find some shade, you just might need a pair of ____ if you want to be able to properly drive.
Oven Mitts
Jeans
Shoes

Question: 8/19Pick Your Answer!


What kind of Arizona cactus has those famous "arms"?
Saguaro
Prickly Pear
Peyote

Question: 9/19Pick Your Answer!


Who on Earth are the Sun Devils?
A band of outlaws
An NFL football team
ASU students and fans

Question: 10/19Pick Your Answer!


Arizona foodies love to claim that the state invented the _____.
Enchilada
Tostada
Chimichanga

Question: 11/19Pick Your Answer!


What do AZ locals call the people who flock to the state during the winter?
Snowbirds
Polar Bears
Penguins

Question: 12/19Pick Your Answer!


And which of these is a common nickname for people who DO live in Arizona?
Nutmeggers
Sand Cutters
Mountaineers

Question: 13/19Pick Your Answer!


In AZ, you're probably either a Sun Devil or a _____.
Tiger
Lion
Wildcat

Question: 14/19Pick Your Answer!


Wait what do you mean it snows in some parts of Arizona? It's a desert!
No way! We love hot, hot weather year round.
That's true! It's more than just hot weather here.

Question: 15/19Pick Your Answer!


You'd be wrong to say that "everyone" wears them, but you've definitely seen some Arizonans sport a _____ tie before!
Cactus
Bolo
Shortened

Question: 16/19True or False?


Arizonans can't be bothered with Daylight Savings Time!
False, all states follow it!
That's true!

Question: 17/19Pick Your Answer!


You should always check your shoes for ____ before putting them on if you don't want to be stung!
Centipedes
Wasps
Scorpions

Question: 18/19Pick Your Answer!


Arizonans are pretty divided between which two in-state colleges?
Northern Arizona & Arizona State University
Arizona State University & University of Arizona
Northern Arizona & University of Arizona

Question: 19/19Pick Your Answer!


No matter where life takes you, you'll always proudly call _____ your home!
The Corn State
The Cactus State
The Copper State
QUIZ BLISS | Quiz Facts

Are you a certified Arizona enthusiast! Think you know everything there is to know about Arizona? We bet you can't pass this Arizona challenge if you aren't a local! If you're really from Arizona, you should have no problem acing this Arizona challenge with flying colors! Do you remember the 5 C's of Arizona? Are you able to drive in a haboob dust storm or in a monsoon? Are you mesmerized by the Grand Canyon? Do you know what nopales are? Do you root for the Diamondbacks? Do you know the different kinds of cacti? Are you a fan of the Wildcats or the Sun Devils? Do you always eat your hotdogs Sonoran-style? Are you proud to be a Sand Cutter from the Copper State? Whether you're really from here or you're just curious about this amazing place, we promise this tricky test will challenge you and be a fun few-minute escape from your hectic day! Do you think you have what it takes to breeze through these questions and get the coveted perfect score? Or will you get flustered and miss too many questions? Only one way to find out! All you need to do is hit the play button now and get ready to put your brainpower to the test. This mental escape is just what you need! Don't forget — no cheating. We think you'll come out of this quiz much smarter and with a greater appreciation for your background and where you come from. Good luck!