Quiz: Are You Midwestern Enough To Ace This Local Language Test?

A quiz about Midwestern phrases, lingo, words, and sayings. Oh, for fun!

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 Jun 10, 2018
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Question: 1/15What does this mean?


How about 'concrete'?
Hard bread
Popcorn
Frozen custard

Question: 2/15What does this mean?


"jeet" yet?
Did you eat yet?
PB&J?
Ride the jeep?

Question: 3/15What does this mean?


Do you need a "binder" for your hair?
A hair tie
A trapper keeper
Glue

Question: 4/15What does this mean?


Do you want some "puppy chow"?
Spaghetti
Peanut butter and chocolate chex mix
Dog food

Question: 5/15What does this mean?


The floor is dirty! You'd better use the "sweeper".
Mop
Polisher
Vacuum

Question: 6/15What does this mean?


"Pop"
Carbonated drink
Your mom
Your dad

Question: 7/15What does this mean?


"Cornhole"
It's another term for a person's mouth
It's a type of cooking utility
It refers to a lawn game

Question: 8/15What does this mean?


"Oh, for cute!"
It means "good luck"
It's another term for "Cut it out"
It's a shortened version "Oh for goodness sakes, how cute!"

Question: 9/15What does this mean?


"Sneakers"
Running shoes
Trick-or-treaters
The best candy in the entire world

Question: 10/15What does this mean?


"That makes as much sense as government cheese."
Top of the notch quality
That's the best thing in the world
A really bad idea

Question: 11/15What does this mean?


"Schnookered"
To be drunk
To be conned
To be angry

Question: 12/15What does this mean?


"He's got the holler tail"
He's in a bad mood
He took someone's tail and is yelling
He's feeling anxious

Question: 13/15What does this mean?


Tough Tomatoes
Popular summer dish
Unripe tomatoes
Tough luck

Question: 14/15What does this mean?


Duck Duck Gray Duck
Duck Duck Goose
That you're going hunting
Heads up, 7 up

Question: 15/15What does this mean?


Stop and Go Light
Animal traffic jam
Drinking game
Stop light
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Are you from the midwest, or have you spent a lot of time in the midwest? Want to see if you can speak the midwestern language? If so, then this quiz might be fun for you! Women.com has geographic based quizzes not only to offer some fun trivia on specific places, but also in order to help reconnect you with your home city, town, state, or region. Whether its a place you went to school or worked, or if you lived there for a period of your life, we want to have a quiz for you so that you can relive some nostalgic memories associated with that place.

Did you or do you live in midwest? If so, then you likely have specialized knowledge about the midwest that you are probably not even consciously aware of—but it makes that region a part of who you are and very important to your identity.

Be sure to share this quiz with your friends and family, no matter what score you get, so that they can share their experience of the midwest with you as well and you can have a meaningful conversation and connect through your shared geographic experience of the midwest region and its phrases, lingo, words, and sayings!