Midwest Lingo - It's A Thing! How Much Of It Do You Know?

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 Jul 29, 2020
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Question: 1/18Pick Your Answer!

Craving some tuna noodle casserole? Better make yourself a _____!

Question: 2/18Pick Your Answer!

There's only one chain around to get the best cheese curds, butter burgers, and custard and it's:

Question: 3/18Pick Your Answer!

Every Midwesterner knows that those diehard Packers fans up in Wisconsin are a bunch of _____.

Question: 4/18Pick Your Answer!

Much of the Midwest is located in a region of the U.S. called _____ Alley.

Question: 5/18Pick Your Answer!

If you've ever been to Illinois, you've probably stopped at _____ for an Italian beef sandwich and a chocolate cake shake.

Question: 6/18Pick Your Answer!

"I'm going for a run. Have you seen my _____."
athletic shoes
tennis shoes

Question: 7/18Pick Your Answer!

What Midwestern city is home of the beautiful Gateway Arch?
St. Louis

Question: 8/18Pick Your Answer!

No sports tailgate is complete without a fun game of _____.
black jack

Question: 9/18Pick Your Answer!

What delicious sausage sandwich hails from Cleveland?
Polish Boy
Sloppy Joe

Question: 10/18Pick Your Answer!

_____ Chili is made with a delicious meat sauce poured over a plate of spaghetti.

Question: 11/18Pick Your Answer!

What makes Chicago-style pizza so delicious and unique?
It's stuffed crust!
It's deep dish!
It's square cut!

Question: 12/18Pick Your Answer!

"Jeet yet?" No, I haven't _____ yet."

Question: 13/18Pick Your Answer!

Midwesterners just love their meat and vegetable filled _____!

Question: 14/18Pick Your Answer!

It's a long running joke that Midwesterners LOVE this item and will put it on anything. What is it?
Italian dressing, for sure!
Oh, that's ranch!
Mustard, duh!

Question: 15/18Pick Your Answer!

If you're making puppy chow, you're going to need a lot of ______ and _______!
Blueberries and lemon
Peanut butter and chocolate
Strawberries and whipped cream

Question: 16/18Pick Your Answer!

Weather above 50 degrees in March is considered:
Shorts weather!
Light jacket weather!
Still REALLY cold!

Question: 17/18Pick Your Answer!

Which side of the soda vs. pop debate does the Midwest typically fall on?
Neither! We say cola

Question: 18/18Pick Your Answer!

The Midwest is often referred to as what food-themed nickname?
The Fruitbasket of America
The Breadbasket of America
The Cornbasket of America
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