Are You Alaska Enough To Ace This Impossible AK Quiz? Bet Not!

Real Alaska native or one those "outsiders?"

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 Dec 02, 2018
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Question: 1/20Choose your answer!

In Alaska, you won't hear anyone call it a snowmobile... Obviously, it's a:
Snow Tractor!
Snow Car!
Snow Machine!

Question: 2/20Choose your answer!

Locals jokingly call which annoying insect the unofficial state bird?

Question: 3/20Choose your answer!

Which of these is a huge summer festival that is a must-go with games, food, and even a pageant?
The Salmon Festival
The Bear Paw Festival
The Anchorage Festival

Question: 4/20Choose your answer!

Uh oh, if you see _______ you know that summer is coming to an end!

Question: 5/20Choose your answer!

Mr. Stubbs, the cat, was the honorary mayor of which small Alaskan town for more than 15 years?

Question: 6/20Choose your answer!

To locals it's known as Dutch Harbor, but the technical name for the largest city in the Aleutian Islands is :

Question: 7/20Choose your answer!

What type of race is the Iron Dog? (Hint, it's not a dog race!)
It's the Most Difficult Swim Race
It's the World’s Longest Toughest Snowmobile Race
It's the Lengthiest, hardest Boat Race

Question: 8/20Choose your answer!

A diehard Alaskan will not give up their fresh salmon they just caught, even if someone just screamed out ________!

Question: 9/20Choose your answer!

Qiviut is an Alaskan luxury, to an Alaskan it's finer than cashmere and it's made out of:
Salmon scales
The belly of an Arctic muskox
Ox fur

Question: 10/20Choose your answer!

Alaskan drivers always have to be on the lookout for what type of animal on the road?
Squirrels (they'll do some serious damage to your car!)
Foxes (Speedy buggers!)
Moose (they'll walk just about ANYWHERE!)

Question: 11/20Choose your answer!

What is Seward's Folly?
The nickname given AK by those opposed to its purchase.
A dangerous mountain pass
The name of Alaska's blue ferries

Question: 12/20Choose your answer!

Around these parts, some people live in "dry cabins." What is a dry cabin?
A temporary cabin on a lake for ice fishing
A cabin with no plumbing
An alcohol free house in a dry community

Question: 13/20Choose your answer!

If someone says they were "dipnetting" yesterday, that means they were:
At a bar trying to find someone to buy a drink for
In a helicopter collecting water to dump on wildfires
At a river trying to catch a year's worth of salmon

Question: 14/20Choose your answer!

What do you call someone whose lived in Alaska for a while? And no, we're not talking about bread!
Completely whole wheat
A baguette
A sourdough

Question: 15/20Choose your answer!

If someone from a small town in Alaska says they are going to "the city" they are referring to :

Question: 16/20Choose your answer!

But what do you call someone who heads out of state to avoid winter?
A snowbird
A Texan
An abandoner

Question: 17/20True or False?

You can expect a little cash each year through the Permanent Fund Dividend?
No, that's totally false.
Absolutely true!

Question: 18/20Choose your answer!

And if someone's leaving Alaska for winter, that means they're most likely headed:
"Off the Island"
"Up North"

Question: 19/20Choose your answer!

What on earth is a "bunny boot"?
A commercial-grade bunny catcher
A type of bunny cage that most people have in their backyards
An Extreme Cold Vapor Barrier Boot

Question: 20/20Choose your answer!

No matter where you go, snowbird or sourdough, you'll always have pride in your heart for the:
Sunshine State
Last Frontier
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