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

Real PA locals only, please.

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 Nov 02, 2019
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Question: 1/21Choose your answer!


How do locals typically shorten Pennsylvania when talking about it?
We like to drop it to "Vania"
It's PA, c'mon!
Usually as Penn State.

Question: 2/21Choose your answer!


PA natives love to cheer on which skilled college football team?
The University of Pittsburgh Panthers
The Penn State Nittany Lions
The University of Pennsylvania Quakers

Question: 3/21Choose your answer!


You know someone's a tourist, as soon as they pronounce Reading, PA as:
Reed-ing
Raid-ing
Redd-ing

Question: 4/21Choose your answer!


What day is practically considered an unofficial holiday in PA, with some people even calling out of work?
Philly Cheesesteak Day
First Day of Hunting Season
Black Friday

Question: 5/21Choose your answer!


When someone refers to the "terrible towel," what are they talking about?
Someone who brings bad luck
The Steelers rally towel
A big storm

Question: 6/21Choose your answer!


Which two NFL teams call PA their home and completely divide the state's loyalty?
The Eagles and Patriots
The Eagles and Steelers
The Steelers and Giants

Question: 7/21Choose your answer!


In Philly they say 'youse' and in Pittsburgh they say 'yinz' what do these words mean?
It means "you all"
It's a greeting
Yinz is just another word for yams

Question: 8/21Choose your answer!


Any PA native will tell you that this PA amusement park is hands down the best!
Disney World
Hershey Park
Six Flags

Question: 9/21Choose your answer!


No, it's not a board game! _____ is actually pork scraps combined with cornmeal and flour.
Scrapple
Mush
Pig Patty

Question: 10/21Choose your answer!


Out-of-towners may struggle to pronounce PA's very own beer:
Budweiser! Bud-visor.
Yuengling! Ying-ling.
Cisco! Chisco.

Question: 11/21Choose your answer!


PA locals don't call it a creek, they call it a ______.
Stream
River
Crick

Question: 12/21Choose your answer!


Sounds odd, but it's fairly common to throw a party at your local ______.
Park
Fire hall
High school gym

Question: 13/21Choose your answer!


What would you call "sunny side up" eggs?
Yummy eggs
Dippy eggs
Trippy eggs

Question: 14/21Choose your answer!


Others may refer to it as an Italian sandwich or sub, but around these parts, it's definitely a:
Melt
Hoagie
Submarine

Question: 15/21Choose your answer!


Don't let the name confuse you! Which of these hot dogs is actually a PA staple?
New York Hot dog
Texas hot dogs
Chicago hot dog

Question: 16/21Choose your answer!


There are a lot of Amish in PA, so it's not uncommon to have to pass a ______ in the road every now and then.
Golf-cart
Horse-drawn buggy
Zamboni

Question: 17/21Choose your answer!


Which of these foods is PA NOT known to make especially well?
Soft Pretzels
Fried Okra
Cheesesteak

Question: 18/21Choose your answer!


This might taste similar to root beer, but any local will be very quick to correct you that ____ IS NOT ROOT BEER.
Sassafras Beer
Foxon Park
Birch Beer

Question: 19/21Choose your answer!


Don't you worry now. There aren't any real flies in _____ Pie!
Moofly
Snoofly
Shoofly

Question: 20/21True or False?


Blue Ball and Intercourse are all real PA towns.
Are you serious? Who would name towns that, false!
Can't tell you why, but yes that's true.

Question: 21/21Choose Your Answer!


Leave the _____ State? No way! I love PA way too much to move away.
Keystone
Garden
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