Seriously, Only A PA Local Could Ace This 20 Q Lingo Quiz! Can You?

If you don't call it PA, get outta here!

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 Jan 01, 2020
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Question: 1/20Pick Your Answer!


You can tell a local from a tourist just by how they say "Yuengling." How do you pronounce it?
Young-Ling
Ying-Ling
Yoon-Ling

Question: 2/20Pick Your Answer!


Pennsylvania is way too long to say ALL the time, so locals love to shorten it to which of these names?
PA
Penns
Vania

Question: 3/20Pick Your Answer!


If you're at a Steelers game cheering on your team, what are you waving?
The Pittsburgh Blanket!!
The Steelers Sheet!!
The Terrible Towel!!

Question: 4/20Pick Your Answer!


Any historian can tell you that Pennsylvania is named after _____.
William Penn
Irving Penn
Sean Penn

Question: 5/20Pick Your Answer!


If you're sightseeing and looking for the Liberty Bell, where do you need to go?
Allentown
Pittsburgh
Philadelphia

Question: 6/20Pick Your Answer!


Which Pennsylvania town is referred to as the "Chocolate Capital" of the U.S.?
Hershey
Nestle
Cadbury

Question: 7/20Pick Your Answer!


If you cheer for the Nittany Lions, what school do you most likely attend?
Villanova University
Penn State
University of Pennsylvania

Question: 8/20Pick Your Answer!


Which pronoun are you LEAST likely to hear in Pennsylvania?
Yinz
Youse
Y'all

Question: 9/20Pick Your Answer!


What is the most popular nickname for Philadelphia?
The City of Industry
The Steel Town
The City of Brotherly Love

Question: 10/20Pick Your Answer!


Cheesesteak tends to get all the glory, but PA is also ALL about which of these other snack foods?
Fried tomatoes
Soft pretzels
Cheese curds

Question: 11/20Pick Your Answer


If you order "dippy eggs" at one of PA's many diners, then your waiter will return with:
Poached eggs!
Sunny-side up eggs!
Hard-boiled eggs!

Question: 12/20Pick Your Answer!


Who in the world is Punxsutawney Phil?
The Governor
The Groundhog
The Mayor

Question: 13/20Pick Your Answer!


Sure, to an out-of-stater, it sounds a little odd, but it's fairly common to throw a party at your local ______.
High school gym
Fire hall
Neighborhood park

Question: 14/20Pick Your Answer!


If you order your Philly cheesesteak "with", what topping will come on it?
Onions
Mushrooms
Cheese

Question: 15/20Pick Your Answer!


If you're hanging out at Heinz Field, who are you probably watching play sports?
The Steelers
The Eagles
The 76ers

Question: 16/20Pick Your Answer!


Which of the following is NOT a treat made by Tastykake?
Kandy Kakes
Kringle
Krimpets

Question: 17/20True or False?


Are Blue Ball, PA and Intercourse, PA are all real towns in Pennsylvania? You guys are nuts!
True, I guess our ancestors had some fun with it!
False! Are you crazy? ...Of course not!

Question: 18/20Pick Your Answer!


If you bleed black and gold, then you're definitely a ______ fan.
Pirates
Steelers
Wildcats

Question: 19/20Pick Your Answer!


Uh oh, pronounce Reading, PA like _______ and you'll come off as a total tourist or transplant!
Read-in (without the g)
Redd-ing (like the color)
Reed-ing (like a book)

Question: 20/20Pick Your Answer!


Sure, winters can get a little cold, but you just can't see yourself wanting to leave the _______ State! Nowhere else can compare!
Show Me
Keystone
Gem
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