Massachusetts Lingo - It's A Thing. How Many Words Do You Know?

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Calling all Mass natives!

Ace this tricky quiz on all things Massachusetts, like favorite foods, historical sites and sports teams. If you can, then you're a real MA local!

 Dec 30, 2018
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Calling all Massachusetts natives or locals (that's right, talking to you transplants), here is your perfect chance to prove just how much you know about Massachusetts. In the form of a fun, yet tricky, twenty question Massachusetts quiz: "Massachusetts Lingo - It's A Thing. How Many Words Do You Know?"

It's not going to be easy. Massachusetts has a lot of trivia, slang, lingo, historical spots, favorite food spots, and beloved sports teams. This state EVEN has a lot of state nicknames, like The Bay State, The Pilgrim State, The Puritan State, The Old Colony State, and The Baked Bean State! That's six nicknames!! Some states hardly even have one nickname. And with a population of almost seven million, there are sure to be lots of unique tidbits floating around about Massachusetts that, seriously, only an authentic local could possibly know. If you want score top marks on this quiz, you're definitely going to need to know about Salem, witch trials, Dunkin' Donuts, Harvard College, The Boston Tea Party, the Red Sox, the Giant Green Monster, Jimmies, lobster rolls, Frappes, and so much more. Does that sound familiar to you?

If it doesn't sound familiar, that's not a big deal. Chances are you just might not be from Massachusetts, or maybe you haven't visited the Bay State in a while. If it's true that you're not a real Massachusetts local, then you can go ahead and choose from a plethora of other quizzes available on women.com's site. From spelling to engineering, to dancing and entertainment, women.com has it all. So go ahead, get started on a fun and tricky quiz. We can't promise you'll ace it, but you'll certainly enjoy yourself.