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

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 Aug 14, 2019
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Question: 1/18Choose your answer!


What’s special about the last Friday of October?
That’s Nevada Day!
That’s Halloween?
That's Burning Man!

Question: 2/18Choose your answer!


Say it like a local! What's the proper way to pronounce Nevada?
Ne-va-duh
Na-vod-ah
Neev-a-duh

Question: 3/18Choose your answer!


Ironically, what does the word “Nevada” actually mean?
Hail-encased
Rainy-deluge
Snow-covered

Question: 4/18Choose your answer!


How late are bars legally allowed to remain open?
Until 4 AM
They don't even have to close!
Until 3 AM

Question: 5/18Choose your answer!


Which crazy festival takes place in Nevada every year?
Outsidelands
Burning Man
Coachella

Question: 6/18Choose your answer!


Wait, the "Spaghetti Bowl?" What are you talking about?
That's the interchange between US 395 and I-80
That's a famous Italian restaurant
That's a beauty contest in Las Vegas

Question: 7/18Choose your answer!


Area 51 is rumored to hold what kind of mysterious creatures?
Centaurs
Mermaids
Aliens

Question: 8/18Choose your answer!


Often credited to California, what locale is actually in Nevada too?
Joshua Tree
Death Valley
Sequoia National Park

Question: 9/18Choose your answer!


Nevada's new professional hockey team, ________, is already playing so well!
The Golden Knights
The Bronze Warriors
The Gambling Knights

Question: 10/18Choose your answer!


What other state does Lake Tahoe border?
Utah
California
Arizona

Question: 11/18Choose your answer!


Tourists like to go to which neon light graveyard?
The Neon Necropolis
The Glowing Graveyard
The Neon Museum Boneyard

Question: 12/18Choose your answer!


What do you call someone who seems to be unable to pull themselves away from a slot machine?
A Slottie
A Gambino
A Slot Zombie

Question: 13/18True or False?


You only really see slot machines and gambling in Las Vegas.
False, it’s everywhere across the state!
True, that’s why I avoid it!

Question: 14/18Choose your answer!


Which Nevada city is nicknamed Biggest Little City?
Henderson
Carson City
Reno

Question: 15/18Choose your answer!


When it comes to college sports, the biggest rivalry in the state is between _____.
Nevada State University and University of Las Vegas
University of Nevada Las Vegas and Las Vegas State University
University of Nevada-Las Vegas and University of Nevada

Question: 16/18Choose your answer!


What's that popular water park in Las Vegas?
Wet ‘n’ Wild
Water World
Wild Wet World

Question: 17/18Choose your answer!


Which famous dam (often in movies) is actually located in Nevada?
The Hoover Dam
The Oroville Dam
The Glen Canyon Dam

Question: 18/18Choose your answer!


Leave the ______ State? No way! I love Nevada way too much to move away.
Bronze
Turquoise
Silver
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