Pennsylvania Lingo - It’s A Thing! Do You Know It ALL?

Not all Pennsylvanians are the same, but...

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 Oct 06, 2019
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Question: 1/19Pick Your Answer!


"Would you like a fastnacht?" "Yes, I love _____!"
Donuts
Chips
Apples

Question: 2/19Pick Your Answer!


"Pennsylvania" is way too much to say! It's just ______ to locals.
Penn
PA
Pens

Question: 3/19Pick Your Answer!


You went to Philly and didn't even eat a __________? That's just not right!
Cheesesteak
Tater tot
Burger

Question: 4/19Pick Your Answer!


"I'll take some dippy eggs with my toast, please."
"2 poached eggs, stat!"
"Sure thing, sunny side eggs coming up!"
"Scrambled eggs? No problem!"

Question: 5/19Pick Your Answer!


"Schuylkill" is a tongue twister to tourists, but locals have been saying it their whole lives. It's:
Skule kill
Skully kell
Shoeyl kill

Question: 6/19Pick Your Answer!


OF COURSE I'm wearing _________ for Steelers game day. Go Steelers!!!
Black and yellow
Black and crimson
Blue and yellow

Question: 7/19Pick Your Answer!


Don't get confused, "______ the lights" just means to shut them off.
outen
shorten
blacken

Question: 8/19Pick Your Answer!


PA's famous _____ pie is made with plenty of sweet molasses.
Rhubarb
Shoofly
Mince

Question: 9/19Pick Your Answer!


"Can you stop by _____ on your way home and pick up some cereal?"
Ralphs
Wawa
Vons

Question: 10/19Pick Your Answer!


That's right, you can thank PA for ______ chocolate!!
Hershey's
Cadbury
Godiva

Question: 11/19Pick Your Answer!


Real locals know that "Reading" is really pronounced as:
RAD-ing
REED-ing
REDD-ing

Question: 12/19Pick Your Answer!


Give me a big soft pretzel and an ice cold _______ beer any day.
Firestone
Spotted Cow
Yuengling

Question: 13/19Pick Your Answer!


Speaking of pronunciation, it's not always the "steelers." Sometimes it sounds more like the:
Stillers!
Sealers!
Stalers!

Question: 14/19Pick Your Answer!


Heh heh, seriously? Blue Ball, Intercourse and Virginville are real town names?
Ha, you bet they are. Welcome to PA
What are you talking about? No way!

Question: 15/19Pick Your Answer!


If a Pennsylvanian asks you to "red up" your room, they just mean for you to:
Clean it!
Paint it red!
Rearrange it!

Question: 16/19Pick Your Answer!


_____ pretty much makes the most addictive Krimpets and Kandy Kakes around.
Little Debbie
Tastykake
Hostess

Question: 17/19Pick Your Answer!


It's common to see horses and buggies in some parts of PA because of the huge ______ population.
Scientologist
Amish
Mormon

Question: 18/19Pick Your Answer!


"Let's order hoagies for lunch!" "Sure, I'm really craving a _____ right now!"
sandwich
sausage
salad

Question: 19/19Pick Your Answer!


Leave the _____ State? You're crazy. I love Pennsylvania way too much for that.
Hoosier
Golden
Keystone
QUIZ BLISS | Quiz Facts

Let's see once and for all if you have what it takes to call yourself a certified Pennsylvania enthusiast? Think you know everything there is to know about Pennsylvania? We bet you can't pass this Pennsylvania challenge if you aren't a local! If you're really from Pennsylvania, you should be able to get every single one of these questions correct without having to cheat or get outside help from anyone! Do you know how to bake shoofly pie? Have you ever shopped at a Wawa store before? Are you loyal to Hershey's chocolate brand? Do you like eating your donuts fried, your eggs dippy, and your hot dogs Texan? Can you make a mean dish of scrapple? Do you bleed black and gold for the Steelers? Have you ever gone to a Beaver game? Are you familiar with the history of Gettysburg or the Liberty Bell? Do you have a crazy obsession with Philly cheesesteaks and hoagies? Are you so happy you get to call the Keystone State your forever home? This tricky trivia test is perfect for those looking for a bit of a challenge. Most state trivia quizzes will only ask you basic questions that even out-of-staters could guess correctly. This quiz is different - we're going to test you on some of the best kept secrets of the state that only real natives could possibly know the answers to. All you need to do is hit the play button now and get ready to put your brainpower to the test. Good luck!