Houston Lingo Quiz - Can You Pass?

Watch out for that slime in the ice machine!

noah centineo, the perfect date, geo, texas, liz
"The Perfect Date" via Netflix
 Aug 21, 2019
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Question: 1/21Pick Your Answer!


Only in Houston does “Rice” refer to _____.
a grain
a person
a university

Question: 2/21Pick Your Answer!


True Houston sports fans have an old _____ jersey in their closet.
Oilers
Cowgirls
Brewers

Question: 3/21Pick Your Answer!


Whether it’s Cajun, Tex-Mex, Greek, BBQ, steak, seafood, or burgers, the _____ family restaurants have you covered.
Brothers
Mamas
Pappas

Question: 4/21Pick Your Answer!


Houston locals plan road trips just so they can work in a _____ stop.
Von's
Buc-ee's
Wendy's

Question: 5/21Pick Your Answer!


When someone mentions they’re going to “the beach," you know they’re talking about _____.
Buffalo Bayou
Galveston
Hunters Creek

Question: 6/21Pick Your Answer!


We bet you can't drive past the intersection of 610 and Kirby and NOT think about _____.
Toyota Stadium
Astroworld
Buffalo Bayou Park

Question: 7/21Pick Your Answer!


Five words: "_____ in the Ice Machine!" No further explanation needed.
Slime
Dirt
Ice

Question: 8/21Pick Your Answer!


Only in Houston do they call service roads _____.
first roads
feeder roads
frontage roads

Question: 9/21Pick Your Answer!


On a hot summer day, you'd ask for a tall glass of ______. So refreshing!
Iced Tea
Sweetened Coffee
Chilled Gatorade

Question: 10/21Pick Your Answer!


For vintage clothing and retro decor, _____ in The Heights is the place to go.
19th Street
Rodeo Drive
5th Ave

Question: 11/21Pick Your Answer!


Breakfast _____? Sounds like music to my ears!
Spaghetti
Tacos
Subs

Question: 12/21Pick Your Answer!


When February rolls around, all you can think is that it's _____ time!
Mardi Gras
Rodeo
State Fair

Question: 13/21Pick Your Answer!


You might know the words to “Take Me Out to the Ball Game," but the 7th inning stretch is all about _____.
“All My Ex’s Live In Texas”
“God Blessed Texas”
“Deep in the Heart of Texas”

Question: 14/21Pick Your Answer!


Craving a patty melt, fries, and chocolate shake? Anytime is _____ time in Houston!
Whataburger
White Castle
In-N-Out

Question: 15/21Pick Your Answer!


_____ Donuts is the only donut you’ll ever need. End of discussion.
Shipley’s
Blinkie's
Trejo's

Question: 16/21Pick Your Answer!


If you live inside Loop 610, you might get called a(n) _____.
Sixer
Townie
Innerlooper

Question: 17/21Pick Your Answer!


Call it Williams Tower? No way! It'll always be ______ Tower
Titan
Townley
Transco

Question: 18/21Pick Your Answer!


The best way to eat fresh fruit is sprinkled with _____, obviously.
Mint
Cinnamon
Tajín

Question: 19/21Pick Your Answer!


How the heck do you pronounce “Kuykendahl”?
CUH-ken-doll
KOO-ken-doll
KERR-ken-doll

Question: 20/21Pick Your Answer!


Hurricane season? You know when and how to _____ Down!
Settle
Get
Hunker

Question: 21/21Pick Your Answer!


That's it, you're never leaving Houston, what a city! Which of these is NOT actually a nickname for the city?
Bayou City
H-town
Aggtown
QUIZ BLISS | Quiz Facts

Calling all smart and savvy Houston scholars! Whether you’re a Houston native or a newer local, test your knowledge of the lingo and culture in Houston! This quiz was made for Houston natives, with questions that test how vast your knowledge is of the region’s lingo, sports teams, food, tourist attractions, and more! Do you know everything there is to know about H-Town? Do you know why they call it the Bayou City? Have you ever spent a day at the beach in Galveston? Does Astroworld bring back fond memories of your childhood? Have you ever gone shopping on 19th Street in The Heights? Do you know all the words to “Deep in the Heart of Texas” that’s played at every baseball game? Do you crave burgers from Whataburger and donuts from Shipley’s? Can you correctly pronounce Kuykendahl? Do you know how to Hunker Down? If you’re committed to proving you’re the ultimate lover of this great region, then you’re going to have to take a few minutes out of your day to play this fun and educational quiz. Learn about the culture and history while also showing off your pride as a local. We think you’ll come out of this quiz much smarter and with a greater appreciation for your background and where you come from. If this sounds like a good deal to you, then go ahead and start the quiz. In just a few minutes, you’ll have your result and you’ll be able to proudly share your score with all your friends and family on social media. We know you want to! So sit back, relax, and have fun with this original Women.com quiz!