Los Angeles Lingo - It’s A Thing. How Many Of These Words Do YOU Know?

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If you don't ace this quiz, you definitely can't call yourself an LA native.

This is gnarly! Take this quiz about LA culture, food, and lingo. If you can't pass, can you really say that you're from Los Angeles?

 Dec 04, 2018
1 of 20Pick Your Answer!
Hey batter, batter! Which of these snacks do you HAVE to get at a baseball game at Dodger Stadium?
Dodger Pretzel
Angel Dog
Dodger Dog
2 of 20True or False?
During peak traffic times, it can take 30 minutes or longer to go a few miles.
True
False
3 of 20Pick Your Answer!
How do Angelenos pronounce 405?
The Four-zero-five
The Four-hundred-five
The Four-oh-five
4 of 20Pick Your Answer!
Speaking of highways, what are they called in LA?
Interstates
Freeways
Um...highways?
5 of 20Fill In The Blank!
"There's a __ for the carpool lane of the 405 south."
Traffic jam
Closure
Sigalert
6 of 20Pick Your Answer!
If you order an "animal style" burger at In-n-Out, what will you get?
Fried pickles
An extra patty
A mustard-grilled burger with grilled onions and Thousand Island sauce
7 of 20Pick Your Answer!
"Gnarly" roughly translates to:
Something surprising
Anything super good or super bad
Something nasty
8 of 20Pick Your Answer!
You've probably hiked __ Canyon a bunch of times.
Eaton
Placerita
Runyon
9 of 20Pick Your Answer!
Do you even lift? Where can you find Muscle Beach?
Venice Beach
Malibu
Santa Monica
10 of 20Pick Your Answer!
Which cities make up LA's South Bay?
Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach, Redondo Beach
Malibu, Santa Monica, Venice
Inglewood, Culver City, Venice
11 of 20Pick Your Answer!
What beloved museum sits on top of a hill and overlooks Beverly Hills and Santa Monica?
LACMA
The Getty
The Broad
12 of 20Pick Your Answer!
Which highway are you taking if you're on the PCH?
Pacific Coast Highway
The Venture Freeway
San Diego Freeway
13 of 20Pick Your Answer!
if you've been to a Lakers game, then you've definitely been to __.
The Hollywood Bowl
The Forum
The Staples Center
14 of 20Pick Your Answer!
Speaking of the Lakers, who is the Black Mamba?
Lebron James
Kobe Bryant
Michael Jordan
15 of 20Pick Your Answer!
Which of these colleges is not located in LA?
USC or UCLA
UCSB
Santa Monica College
16 of 20True or False?
Everyone in LA runs and hides when the Santa Ana Winds start blowing in.
False
True, those are no joke!
17 of 20Pick Your Answer!
Where can you go if you want to stargaze?
Griffith Observatory
Santa Monica Pier
The Getty
18 of 20Pick Your Answer!
Which venue can you go to see the LA Philharmonic, large concerts, or special events?
The Exchange
The Forum
The Hollywood Bowl
19 of 20Pick Your Answer!
You'll only ever hear people say "The Industry" here. What do they mean?
The entertainment industry
The oil industry
The food industry
20 of 20Pick Your Answer!
You don't mind what anyone says about LA, in your heart, you know that there's truly nothing that comes close to:
La La Land!
Angel Land
Za Za Land
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