Virginia Lingo Quiz - Can YOU Pass?

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 Sep 10, 2019
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Question: 1/19Pick Your Answer!


Let's start easy! Those who have attended or love Virginia Tech are called _____.
Hueys
Hoosiers
Hokies

Question: 2/19Pick Your Answer!


Any VA local could tell you: Virginia's not actually a state, but a __________!
Commonwealth
County
Conglomerate

Question: 3/19Pick Your Answer!


Cured and salty, you’ll never find better a ham than Virginia's:
Smithfield Ham
Hickory Farms
Harry & David

Question: 4/19Pick Your Answer!


How do you refer to the DC-metro area of Virginia?
NOVA
DCVA
MEVA

Question: 5/19Pick Your Answer!


You can drink your way through Germany to work up the nerve to ride The Griffon at _____.
Old Rag Mountain
Busch Gardens
Monticello

Question: 6/19Pick Your Answer!


How do real Virginians tend to pronounce the word “aunt”?
AINT
ANT
AWNT

Question: 7/19Pick Your Answer!


Tourists come fo the historical sites, but of course they love the food too! Especially which of these Chesapeake Bay delicacies?
Blue Crab. So delicious!
Ahi Tuna! You have to try it!
Cedar Plank Salmon! It's amazing.

Question: 8/19Pick Your Answer!


To non-locals HTTR just sounds like gibberish, but locals know it's an acronym for:
Hamptom, Tappahannock, Tangier, Roanoke!
Hail To The Redskins!
How To Tour Richmond!

Question: 9/19Pick Your Answer!


Meanwhile, anyone who has attended or loves UVA is called a _____.
Yoyo
Wahoo
Geezer

Question: 10/19Pick Your Answer!


Every Virginia kid knows _____ was the Disneyland of Virginia. You probably even have some great memories here!
Six Flags
Kings Dominion
Fun World

Question: 11/19Pick Your Answer!


Virginia sure knows how to bake a mean pie… especially _____ pies!
grilled
fried
broiled

Question: 12/19Pick Your Answer!


Around here, Williamsburg, Jamestown, and Yorktown are affectionately referred to as _____.
The Holy Trinity
The Triangle
The Big 3

Question: 13/19Pick Your Answer!


It's easy to pick a tourist out from a local when they say "Monticello." What's the proper way to pronounce this tongue twister?
Mont-ick-EL-oh
Mon-tih-CHEL-oh
Mon-tih-SEL-oh

Question: 14/19Pick Your Answer!


No VA road trip is complete without stopping for a two-piece meal with Boberry biscuits from _____.
Bojangles
Roscoes
Zaxbys

Question: 15/19Pick Your Answer!


Choose the correct spelling of Virginia's national park!
S-H-E-N-A-N-D-O-A-H
S-H-E-N-E-N-D-O-A-H
S-H-A-N-A-N-D-O-A-H

Question: 16/19Pick Your Answer!


Some Virginians still refer to the refrigerator as the ________! Technically, that is what it is!
Chill cube
Ice box
Rador

Question: 17/19Pick Your Answer!


You Virginians sure do love a good pot of _____ made with lima beans, corn, okra, tomatoes, and rabbit.
Wild Chowder
Jambalaya
Brunswick Stew

Question: 18/19Pick Your Answer!


Virginia’s _____ memorial cemetery is so powerful you can’t even begin to understand it until you see it for yourself.
Suffolk
Arlington
Richmond

Question: 19/19Pick Your Answer!


Finish the phrase: "Virginia is for _____!" And you sure do love this Commonwealth!
Friends
Lovers
Everyone
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