Indiana Slang - It's A Thing. Do You Know These 19 "Typical" IN Things?

Are you a Hoo-Hoo-Hoosier?

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 May 07, 2019
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Question: 1/19Choose Your Answer!


You really think we’re going to say “Indianans”? We’re simply:
Sandlappers
Hoosiers
Shiners

Question: 2/19Choose Your Answer!


When it comes to basketball you MUST pick a side:
Ball State OR Notre Dame
Indiana OR Purdue
Butler OR Indiana

Question: 3/19Choose Your Answer!


No one makes a _____ sandwich as big as the plate like Indiana does. No one.
Pork Tenderloin
Reuben
BLT

Question: 4/19Choose Your Answer!


Where does Indiana fall on the whole pop/soda debate?
Obviously, it’s pop.
Neither. We call it cola!
Pop is just a midwestern stereotype. It’s soda!

Question: 5/19Choose Your Answer!


What ingredients make up the classic treat, Puppy Chow?
Rice Krispies and caramel
Raspberry and white chocolate
Chocolate, peanut butter and powdered sugar

Question: 6/19Choose Your Answer!


Do you wanna play Euchre?
Sure, I’ll grab the cards.
Of course, I brought my board.
Let me get the dice.

Question: 7/19Choose Your Answer!


Sometimes, a traffic jam can completely be caused by a:
Zamboni… I don’t get it either.
Tractor. It happens!
Golf cart. Get off the road!

Question: 8/19Choose Your Answer!


What color are you wearing to cheer on the Colts on game day?
Blue and white
Gold and navy
Red and silver

Question: 9/19Choose Your Answer!


Fruit pie? Nah, us Hoosiers loves to whip up _____ pie.
Shoofly
Sugar Cream
Lemon Meringue

Question: 10/19Choose Your Answer!


Every May, you're pumped for which huge Indiana event?
The Start of Summer Statewide Parade
The Brickyard 400
The Indy 500

Question: 11/19Choose Your Answer!


“Can you grab the ______? We need to get this place CLEAN for the party tonight.”
Swooper
Swisher
Sweeper

Question: 12/19Choose Your Answer!


It's not always necessary to head to the gym during the winter... You might get a great workout from:
Shoveling snow
Starting the fireplace
Defrosting you car

Question: 13/19Choose Your Answer!


“Forget about about Indiana or Purdue, I love the Fighting Irish!”
Oh, Notre Dame, really?
Oh, Butler, really?
Oh, Ball State, really?

Question: 14/19Choose Your Answer!


Indiana has some strong ________ game. Cheers!
Craft beer
Brandy
Aged wine

Question: 15/19Finish The Phrase!


There’s more than _____ in Indiana!
Just nice people
Fields
Corn

Question: 16/19Choose Your Answer!


Want to go to Nashville this weekend?
Which one?
For how long?
With who?

Question: 17/19Choose Your Answer!


Wow! You people really are nice, why is that?
Our Midwestern Manners!
It’s Indiana Intimacy!
That’s just the Hoosier Hospitality!

Question: 18/19Choose Your Answer!


Out-of-staters need to learn that Indy only ever means:
The Indy 500
Indianapolis
University of Indiana

Question: 19/19Choose Your Answer!


Leave the ______ State? Are you crazy? I love it here in Indiana!
Hoosier
Silver
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