Nebraska Lingo - It's A Thing! Do You Know These 18 "Typical" NE Things?

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Question: 1/18Pick Your Answer!


Nothing beats ordering some great cuts of meat from this local company: _____.
Lincoln Beef
Kearney Cold Cuts
Omaha Steaks

Question: 2/18Pick Your Answer!


Husker fans bleed what color?
Green
Red
White

Question: 3/18Pick Your Answer!


What in the world is a "runza"?
It's a savory sandwich pocket
It's a fried pastry
It's frozen custard

Question: 4/18Pick Your Answer!


UNL might have the best football team, but Creighton kills it when it comes to what sport?
Tennis
Swimming
Basketball

Question: 5/18Pick Your Answer!


What sound might a Nebraska local make if they accidentally bump into someone when turning a corner?
Ope
Nerp
Hrm

Question: 6/18Pick Your Answer!


If you want one of those delicious Fairbury Hotdogs, you're going to have to ask around for _____.
Oscar Meyers
Hushpuppies
Tomboys

Question: 7/18Pick Your Answer!


Which of these beverages actually got it's start right in Nebraska?
Kombucha
Root beer
Kool-aid

Question: 8/18Pick Your Answer!


What mascot cheers on the Huskers?
Herbie Husker!
Henry Husker!
Harry Husker!

Question: 9/18Pick Your Answer!


Pizza pizza! Which of these types of 'za originated in Nebraska?
Calzones
Cheeseburger Pizza
Pizza Bagels

Question: 10/18Pick Your Answer!


Calling all tourists! Nebraska has its very own Stonehenge called _____.
Caphenge
Cathenge
Carhenge

Question: 11/18Pick Your Answer!


If you're hungry for a quirky Nebraska meal, try this random combo!
Chicken Fingers and Cheesecake
Carrots and Chocolate
Chili and Cinnamon Rolls

Question: 12/18Pick Your Answer!


Long before it was nicknamed the Cornhusker State, Nebraska was actually called the _____ State.
Gardener’s
Weed Whacker’s
Tree Planter’s

Question: 13/18Pick Your Answer!


Nebraska has a bit of a rivalry with which neighboring football team?
The Buffaloes
The WIldcats
The Hawkeyes

Question: 14/18Pick Your Answer!


What summertime job on the farm do kids often pick up in these parts?
Harvesting cranberry bogs
Picking strawberries
Detasseling corn

Question: 15/18Pick Your Answer!


Better call Dorothy! Nebraska is located in a region called _____!
Tornado Alley
Storm Central
Twister Row

Question: 16/18Pick Your Answer!


Starbucks is overrated... Nebraska java junkies would much rather drink coffee from _____!
Scooters
The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf
Caribou Coffee

Question: 17/18Pick Your Answer!


Omaha might be Nebraska's largest city, but _____ is the state's capital.
Kearney
Bellevue
Lincoln

Question: 18/18Pick Your Answer!


Move away from the _______ State? You're crazy! I love Nebraska.
Show Me
Cornhusker
Dairy
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