This Is The Hardest Virginia Lingo Quiz You'll Ever Take. Can You Pass?

Think you know Virginia?

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 Oct 24, 2019
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Question: 1/19Choose Your Answer!

Say it like a local! What's the proper way to pronounce Norfolk?

Question: 2/19Choose Your Answer!

Where can you go to get the best cones, bbq and malted milkshakes?

Question: 3/19Choose Your Answer!

If a Virginian describes a family as being "comfortable" s/he actually means:
They’re really easy/fun to be around
They’re financially secure
They have really comfortable furniture

Question: 4/19Choose Your Answer!

The only true salt cured ham comes from ________!

Question: 5/19Choose Your Answer!

Lynnhaven is a type of what?

Question: 6/19Choose Your Answer!

How do some Virginians tend to pronounce the word "wash"?
Like wish!
Like wesh!
Like warsh!

Question: 7/19Choose Your Answer!

Obviously, OBX stands for:
The Virginia Airport
The Outer Banks

Question: 8/19Choose Your Answer!

There's nothing like driving down the _________ in Fall. So beautiful!
Blue Ridge Parkway
Lombard Street

Question: 9/19Choose Your Answer!

It's true, Virginia is the _____ of Presidents. Seven have been from here!

Question: 10/19Choose Your Answer!

Here's another tricky one. What's the proper way to say Staunton?

Question: 11/19Choose Your Answer!

You're either a ____ or a _____, but never both! You HAVE to pick a side!
Hokie; Wahoo
Hokie; Bilikin
Wahoo; Lion

Question: 12/19Choose Your Answer!

I'll just meet you Sunday at noon, after the usual _______.

Question: 13/19Choose Your Answer!

Be careful with that _______, it might be a bit stronger than the stuff you can buy at the store.
Arnold Palmer

Question: 14/19Choose Your Answer!

What is a 'holler'?
A cavity in a tree
A long valley between hills
A loud shout

Question: 15/19Choose Your Answer!

Any Virginian can tell you that DMV (not the motor vehicles one) means:
Don’t Mess with Virginia
Downtown Metro Virginia
The tristate area of DC, Maryland and Virginia

Question: 16/19Choose Your Answer!

Around here, ______ are a big deal! We roast, boil, and even soak ‘em in coke.
Macadamia nuts

Question: 17/19Choose Your Answer!

Virginia is actually not a state, but a ________. Don't you forget it!
Free state

Question: 18/19Choose Your Answer!

No, we're not talking about a garden just of bushes. It's Busch Gardens AKA:
The world’s largest mini golf course
A fun amusement and water park
The best free gardens in the state

Question: 19/19Choose Your Answer!

Leave the ______ State? You're crazy. There's nowhere else like Virginia!
Show Me
Old Dominion
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