Are You Nebraska Enough To Decipher All This NE Lingo? Bet Not!

Do you think you have what it takes to prove you're really from Nebraska?

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 Dec 20, 2019
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Question: 1/20Pick the correct answer!


What's the name of the Huskers' mascot?
Hunter Husker
Herbie Husker
Henry Husker

Question: 2/20Pick the correct answer!


If you hear a siren on the first Wednesday of the month, it probably:
Is signaling a hail storm
Is a tornado siren test
Means free ice cream

Question: 3/20Pick the correct answer!


Which of these famous billionaires is from Omaha — and still lives there?
Warren Buffett
Bill Gates
Elon Musk

Question: 4/20Pick the correct answer!


You might not sound like a local if you can't pronounce Kearney right! What is the correct way?
Kur - nay
Car - knee
Keer - knee

Question: 5/20Pick the correct answer!


What were the Cornhuskers called before they got their current name?
The Bugeaters
The Piemakers
The Lawnmowers

Question: 6/20Pick the correct answer!


Which sweet treat is NOT actually for dogs, but for humans instead?
Milk Bones
Puppy Chow
Purina

Question: 7/20Pick the correct answer!


Omaha is home to which world class zoo? Keep an eye out for the iconic Desert Dome!
The Michael Scott
The Henry Doorly
The James Avery

Question: 8/20Pick the correct answer!


If you're passing by a Runza, you have to get the namesake sandwich, which is what?
A hotdog with cheese sauce
A double cheeseburger
A bread pocket full of meat

Question: 9/20Pick the correct answer!


In Nebraska, concrete means cement, but also:
Whipped cream
A fudge pie
A mixed ice cream

Question: 10/20Pick the correct answer!


What is chili often paired with?
Spaghetti
Frosting
Cinnamon rolls

Question: 11/20Pick the correct answer!


Corn should be _________ by the fourth of July.
knee-high
picked clean
sweet and grown

Question: 12/20Pick the correct answer!


What color is the Nebraska-favorite Dorothy Lynch dressing?
Red
White
Orange

Question: 13/20Pick the correct answer!


Omaha sits along the _______ river. In fact, it separates Nebraska from Iowa.
Mississippi
Hudson
Missouri

Question: 14/20Pick the correct answer!


Which of these big events is held every summer in Omaha? Usually along with some serious rain storms.
The College World Series
The World Science Festival
The Strawberry Festival

Question: 15/20Pick the correct answer!


"No pop for me, I'm staying away from ______ for now!"
Soda
Alcoholic drinks
Sweetened teas

Question: 16/20Pick the correct answer!


Sure, Starbucks and Dunkin' are great, but it seems like more and more _____ locations pop up every day!
Coffee Beans
Dutch Bros.
Scooters

Question: 17/20Pick the correct answer!


"Go Big ______!"
Red
Boys
Dogs

Question: 18/20Pick the correct answer!


The rest of the world can thank Hastings for ____ since it was invented there!
Dr Pepper
Gatorade
Kool-Aid

Question: 19/20Pick the correct answer!


Most Nebraskans would probably say that _______ was the greatest Husker coach of all time.
Bill Jennings
Tom Osborne
Frank Solich

Question: 20/20Pick the correct answer!


Leave the _____ State? No way, I love it here in Nebraska way too much to ever do that!
Cornhusker
Golden
Keystone
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