North Carolina Lingo- It's A Thing! Do You Know These 19 Typical NC Things?

Up to the challenge, Tarheels?

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 Jul 10, 2019
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Question: 1/19Choose Your Answer!


You’re either cheering on ______ or ______, but NEVER both.
Duke; UNC
Wake Forest; Appalachian State
Davidson; Duke

Question: 2/19Choose Your Answer!


Well, assuming you aren’t actually a _____ fan.
Drexel
Clemson
NCSU

Question: 3/19Choose Your Answer!


_____ just might be the best fast food chicken around. And the best hangover cure.
Randy’s
Bojangles
Roscoe’s

Question: 4/19Choose Your Answer!


Surely you've had a glass of homemade _____ before. It’s a tradition!
Kombucha
Green Tea
Moonshine

Question: 5/19Choose Your Answer!


The rest of the country can thank NC for _____ Donuts!
Krispy Kreme
Dunkin’
Friendly’s

Question: 6/19Choose Your Answer!


You just HAVE to drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway at what time of year?
Summer!
Winter!
Fall!

Question: 7/19Choose Your Answer!


Here, your tea will always be:
Hot with honey
Cold and sweet
Shaken with mint

Question: 8/19Choose Your Answer!


Sometimes you just have to order your hot dog ________.
Animal style
Wit
All the way

Question: 9/19Choose Your Answer!


The McAdenville Christmas lights are also known as which of these?
North Pole, USA
Sant Claus, USA
Christmastown, USA

Question: 10/19Choose Your Answer!


It’s always surprising to travel somewhere North and not see any ____ on breakfast menus!
Grits
Soups
Steaks

Question: 11/19Choose Your Answer!


Not EVERYONE here loves _____, but a lot sure do.
Skydiving
Ultimate Frisbee
NASCAR

Question: 12/19Choose Your Answer!


“Can you grab a ______? There’s way too many groceries to carry!”
Carriage
Buggy
Stroller

Question: 13/19Choose Your Answer!


What’s chowchow?
Isn’t that a dog breed?
The best dessert ever!
A delicious type of relish!

Question: 14/19Choose Your Answer!


Which of these famous romance novelists just can’t stop setting all of his/her stories in NC?
Nora Roberts
Nicholas Sparks
Jane Austen

Question: 15/19Choose Your Answer!


North Carolinians tend to have a weird loyalty to which of these mayos?
Helman’s
Dolly’s
Duke’s

Question: 16/19Choose Your Answer!


You guys aren’t royals, but NC is home to one of America’s few “castles” AKA:
The WIlmington
The Biltmore
The Hearst

Question: 17/19Choose Your Answer!


Forget about French fries, just serve me up some fried:
Green Peppers
Green Watermelon
Green Tomatoes

Question: 18/19Choose Your Answer!


Don't get tongue tied! How do you pronounce "Appalachian" correctly around here?
App-uh-LATCH-uhn
App-uh-LAY-shun
App-uh-LOO-shun

Question: 19/19Choose Your Answer!


Leave the _______ State? Are you crazy? I love it here!
Tar Heel
Show Me
Old Dominion
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