Tennessee Dialect - It’s A Thing! How Much Of It Do You Know?

How well do you really know Tennessee?

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Question: 1/18Take Your Pick, Y'all!


TGIF! Pour yourself a drink and pick your Tennessee poison!
Jack Daniels whiskey, of course!
Captain Morgan run, of course!
Glenfiddich scotch, of course!

Question: 2/18Take Your Pick, Y'all!


Music lovers know that Nashville is considered the Capital for which type of music?
Country
Blues
Rock

Question: 3/18Take Your Pick, Y'all!


Around here, y'all should forget about McDonald's. _____ has the best mini cheeseburgers! (and no, it aint White Castle!)
Whataburger
Krystal
In'n'out Burger

Question: 4/18Take Your Pick, Y'all!


Which of the following prestigious universities calls Tennessee home?
Dartmouth
Vanderbilt
Cornell

Question: 5/18Take Your Pick, Y'all!


Road trip! If you want to visit Elvis's Graceland, where do you need to drive?
Memphis
Knoxville
Nashville

Question: 6/18Take Your Pick, Y'all!


How do Tennessee locals tend to pronounce "caramel"?
CARE-mel
CAR-a-mel
CAR-mel

Question: 7/18Take Your Pick, Y'all!


Which of the following pronouns are you most likely to hear in the South?
Yinz
Youse
Y'all

Question: 8/18Take Your Pick, Y'all!


Perhaps the most prestigious music venue in all of Tennessee is Nashville's _____.
Grand Ole Opry
Cannery Ballroom
Mercy Lounge

Question: 9/18Take Your Pick, Y'all!


What in the world is "Pigeon Forge"?
A park full of pigeons
A small city
A theme park

Question: 10/18Take Your Pick, Y'all!


How the heck do you pronounce "Chattanooga" like a real local would?
Chat-ah-NEW-gah
Chat-ah-NOE-gah
Chah-TAN-ooh-gah

Question: 11/18Take Your Pick, Y'all!


Time for a cookout! What style of BBQ are you making?
Memphis BBQ
Southern BBQ
Brown Sugar BBQ

Question: 12/18Take Your Pick, Y'all!


A true Southern foodie knows that "hushpuppies" are made from which of these ingredients?
Chickpeas
White Rice
Cornmeal

Question: 13/18Take Your Pick, Y'all!


If you're hanging out in the Smoky Mountains, what might you be doing there?
Visiting Graceland
Visiting the Grand Ole Opry
Visiting Dollywood

Question: 14/18Take Your Pick, Y'all!


Any Tennessee foodie knows the best fried chicken can be found at what Southern chain?
KFC
Zaxbys
El Pollo Loco

Question: 15/18Take Your Pick, Y'all!


Which of these simple desserts is made up of marshmallow covered in chocolate?
Puppy Chow
Buckeyes
Moon Pies

Question: 16/18Take Your Pick, Y'all!


Which of the following is NOT a sports team in Tennessee?
The Predators
The Titans
The Cowboys

Question: 17/18Take Your Pick, Y'all!


A real Tennessee local pronoucnes "pecan" like _____.
PEE-can
puh-KAHN
PEH-kin

Question: 18/18Take Your Pick, Y'all!


There's something so special about Tennessee's lingo, culture and food. You'll never love anywhere like you love the _____ State!
Palmetto
Volunteer
Bluegrass
QUIZ BLISS | Quiz Facts

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