This Is The Hardest Iowa Lingo Quiz You'll Ever Take. Can You Pass?

From Casey's to corn, show what you know!

Ryan Reynolds, liz, geo, Midwest, nebraska, iowa, male
"The Captive" via A24
 Oct 19, 2019
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Question: 1/19Pick Your Answer!


Don't get confused: _____ is NOT for dogs! It's a delicious mix of chex, chocolate, peanut butter, and powdered sugar!
A Milk Bone
Puppy Chow
Kibble Bits

Question: 2/19Pick Your Answer!


Don't be mistaken for a tourist by incorrectly pronouncing Des Moines like _____!
Dez Moynes
Deh Moin
Da Moin

Question: 3/19Pick Your Answer!


Iowans sure know how to make a mean loose-meat sandwich, otherwise known as a _______.
Juicy-Lucy
Maid-Rite
Sloppy-Joe

Question: 4/19Pick Your Answer!


It's no secret that Iowa's biggest and most important crop is what?
Peaches!
Corn!
Potatoes!

Question: 5/19Pick Your Answer!


We bet your favorite yard game is one word: _____.
bats
bags
badminton

Question: 6/19Pick Your Answer!


Summer vacations in Iowa are spent riding the Silly Silo at _____.
Adventureland
Funland
Disneyland

Question: 7/19Pick Your Answer!


"Can you grab me a can of ____? Thanks!"
Pop
Cola
Fizz

Question: 8/19Pick Your Answer!


You probably cheer for the Hawkeyes or for the _____ – even if you're not a sports fan.
Tigers
Badgers
Cyclones

Question: 9/19Pick Your Answer!


A real Iowan can tell the difference between sweet and field _____.
corn
apples
berries

Question: 10/19Pick Your Answer!


Believe it or not, traffic jams are sometimes caused by _____ out here.
tractors
deer
tumbleweed

Question: 11/19Pick Your Answer!


Any Iowa foodie has probably made a special trip to Des Moines just to eat at _____.
Voodoo Doughnut
Zombie Burger
Zaxby's

Question: 12/19Pick Your Answer!


With the Iowa _____, Iowans are used to having quite a bit of control over presidential elections.
Commonwealth
Caucuses
Community

Question: 13/19Pick Your Answer!


On your way into any _____ home football game, fans know you absolutely must touch the statue of Nile Kinnick for good luck.
Bengals
Hawkeyes
Ducks

Question: 14/19Pick Your Answer!


Don't you dare put _____ on a loose meat sandwich!
ketchup
onion
ground beef

Question: 15/19Pick Your Answer!


Which of these extreme weather events does Iowa NOT have too much experience with?
Hurricanes
Tornadoes
Thunder and hail storms

Question: 16/19Pick Your Answer!


Finish Hy-Vee's slogan! "A helpful smile ___________."
All the while
In every aisle
Across all the miles

Question: 17/19Pick Your Answer!


No, it's not a natural phenomenon like the Northern Lights, but the _____ Lights is worth a visit!
Prairie
Corn
Hog

Question: 18/19Pick Your Answer!


Iowans could ride _____ for weeks, which is why they have the annual RAGBRAI tour.
tractors
horses
bikes

Question: 19/19Pick Your Answer!


If you've never set foot in the _____ State, you're seriously missing out!
Hawkeye
Dairy
Prairie
QUIZ BLISS | Quiz Facts

Iowa is great and we know it and don't have to brag. But for those outside the Iowan borders you might not know or understand what it means to be an Iowan. Think you know everything there is to know about Iowa? We bet you can't pass this Iowa challenge if you aren't a local! Do you love getting to live in the Hawkeye State? Do you know how to make delicious puppy chow? Can you pronounce Des Moines like the locals? Have you ever tried a Maid-Rite sandwich? Do you know not to put ketchup on one? Are you so crazy about Iowa's biggest crop of corn that you can tell the difference between sweet and field varieties? Do you love playing a game of bags at a tailgate? Have you spent a summer vacation on the Silly Silo at Adventureland? Do you cheer for the Hawkeyes or the Cyclones? What about the Bears or the Packers? Does the smell of manure not really phase you? Have you ever gotten caught in a traffic jam caused by a tractor? Have you ever eaten a Zombie Burger? Do you know all about politics and the Iowa Caucuses? Have you ever touched the statue of Nile Kinnick for good luck? Do you know who the reigning Pork Princess is? Have you been to Prairie Lights before? Do you love the RAGBARAI bike tour? These questions and more await you! If you want to prove to us that you're really from here, then you're going to have to put on your thinking cap and really hit the books when you take this test. Good luck!