Phoenix Slang - It's A Thing. How Many Of These Words Do You Know?

How well do you really know Phoenix?

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 Jun 30, 2020
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Question: 1/19Pick Your Answer!


There's just nothing quite like a milkshake from _____.
Culver's
Dairy Queen
Zinburger

Question: 2/19Pick Your Answer!


What's the most annoying thing someone could say to you?
"Why are you so pale?"
"Yeah, but it's a dry heat."
"How are you doing today?"

Question: 3/19Pick Your Answer!


Are you even a teenager in Phoenix if you don't go cruising down _____ on a Friday night?
Main Street
Broadway
Central Avenue

Question: 4/19Pick Your Answer!


The Diamondbacks stadium may now be called Chase Field, but to you it will always be _____.
MOM
BOB
LOL

Question: 5/19Pick Your Answer!


Enough already! The correct name for locals is _____.
Phoenixites
Phoenicians
Venetians

Question: 6/19Pick Your Answer!


Weather report! We sure hope you know how to drive in a _____.
mamoon
kaboose
haboob

Question: 7/19Pick Your Answer!


"Living in Phoenix must be incredible! You ONLY get heat and sun, all the time!"
That's why I live here! Never drops below 80 degrees.
Come on, we get some winter weather just like everyone else!

Question: 8/19Pick Your Answer!


Some might disagree with you, but many people feel that which of these local Mexican restaurants has THE best tortilla chips?
Conejito’s
Carolina’s
Jalisco’s

Question: 9/19Pick Your Answer!


What strange wild boars can be found running around desert neighborhoods in Phoenix?
Durocs
Potbellies
Javelinas

Question: 10/19Pick Your Answer!


Phoenix is famous for what type of photogenic cactus?
Saguaro, check out those arms.
Coniferous, look at those spikes
Nightshade, check out those flowers.

Question: 11/19Pick Your Answer!


Phoenicians wouldn't be able to survive the blistering hot summers without the help of a _____.
ice washer
swamp cooler
water fan

Question: 12/19Pick Your Answer!


You haven't lived until you've tried the carne asada fries at what chain on every corner in Phoenix?
Fernando’s
Filiberto's
Frederico’s

Question: 13/19Pick Your Answer!


Phoenician foodies love their cactus! What should you ask your server for to eat some?
Haboobs
Nopales
Chimis

Question: 14/19Pick Your Answer!


The best hiking trails around can be found at _____.
Camelback Mountain
Runyon Canyon
Mount Baldy

Question: 15/19Pick Your Answer!


If you order your hot dog Sonoran style, it'll come with _____.
bacon, beans, mayo, tomato, onion, and mustard
ketchup, mustard, relish, onion, and sauerkraut
barbecue, mayo, bacon, onion, and peppers

Question: 16/19Pick Your Answer!


Every Phoenician knows you pick a parking spot based on _____.
space
distance
shade

Question: 17/19Pick Your Answer!


Phoenix's best kept culinary secret are the restaurants at _____ Airport. No, really!
Deer Valley
Gateway
Sky Harbor

Question: 18/19Pick Your Answer!


Invented in Arizona, deep fried burritos in Phoenix are called _____ by the locals. Can you say yum?
chimis
changas
burros

Question: 19/19Pick Your Answer!


Arizona's _______ truly has your heart and you can't imagine ever wanting to live somewhere else!
Metropolitan Heart
Cosmopolitan Heart
Urban Heart
QUIZ BLISS | Quiz Facts

Are you a certified Phoenix enthusiast! Think you know everything there is to know about Phoenix? We bet you can't pass this Phoenix challenge if you aren't a local! If you're really from Phoenix, you should have no problem acing this Phoenix challenge with flying colors! Can you actually recite the 5 C's of Arizona? Do you hate when people mention the dry heat? Do you root for the Diamondbacks every baseball season? Are you a pro when in comes to driving in a haboob dust storm? Do you know what the heck a javelina looks like? Are you attached at the hip to your swamp cooler in the summer months? Do you enjoy eating nopales and chimis? Do you know what comes on a Sonoran style hot dog? Do you actually go to the airport when you want an amazing dining experience? Do saguaro cacti remind you of home sweet home? 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!