Can You Actually Ace This All-Things-Connecticut Quiz? Bet Not!

Caution Nutmeggers: It's not easy!

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 Feb 25, 2019
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Question: 1/21Pick Your Answer!


Most people wouldn't be able to name their state nut, but Connecticut locals are a little obsessed with _____.
cashews
almonds
nutmeg

Question: 2/21Pick Your Answer!


"No way that guy was a Connecticut local! He had _______ written all over him. Didn't know his way at all."
Shoobie
Snowbird
Leaf Peeper

Question: 3/21Pick Your Answer!


When it comes to basketball, odds are that you're proudly cheering on the:
Spartans!! WOO!
Huskies!! WOO!
Wolverines!! WOO!

Question: 4/21Pick Your Answer!


You Connecticut locals don't have to go far for an Ivy League education. In fact, _____ is located in New Haven!
Brown
Yale
Harvard

Question: 5/21Pick Your Answer!


Ivy League education isn't New Haven's only claim to fame. This city's known to make the BEST type of which food?
TACOS. Pepe's. Sally's. That's all you need to know.
NACHOS. Pepe's. Sally's. That's all you need to know.
PIZZA. Pepe's. Sally's. That's all you need to know.

Question: 6/21Pick Your Answer!


Seriously, why do other states (especially those not on the East Coast) even bother trying to make _______ as good as ours? There's just no comparison.
Loaded Ruebens
Pork Chimichangas
Lobster Rolls

Question: 7/21Pick Your Answer!


And as far as you're concerned there's no such thing as too much ______ when it comes to your lobster roll. Seriously, no such thing as too much _______.
Ranch
Butter
Tartar Sauce

Question: 8/21Pick Your Answer!


Speaking of Connecticut specialties, please tell me you've tried _______ pizza at least once.
Rocky Mountain Oyster
Blue Crab
White Clam

Question: 9/21Pick Your Answer!


Starbucks is always going to be popular, but East Coasters also have a lot of love for which of these other coffee chains?
Caribou Coffee
Dunkin' Donuts
Peet's

Question: 10/21Pick Your Answer!


If your boss orders everyone "grinders" for lunch, what are you about to chow down on?
Salad
Sandwiches
Pizza

Question: 11/21Pick Your Answer!


Connecticut even has a "virtuous" parkway. What's it called?
Honessty Parkway
Chasstity Parkway
Merritt Parkway!

Question: 12/21Pick Your Answer!


When locals say they are going to "the city", they really mean _____.
Boston
New York
Philly

Question: 13/21Pick Your Answer!


If your mom asks you to pick something up from "the package store", she wants you to _____.
get some groceries
buy some alcohol
pick up the mail

Question: 14/21Pick Your Answer!


OG Connecticut locals could tell you a thing or two about the Whalers. Who are they?
A defunct ice hockey team
A popular a cappella group in Hartford
A group of deep sea fishers

Question: 15/21Pick Your Answer!


Want to head right into the city? Just hop onto the _______!
The Red Line
The L
Metro North

Question: 16/21Pick Your Answer!


You guys must really have a way with words... considering ______ was invented here!
Upwords
Boggle
Scrabble

Question: 17/21Pick Your Answer!


This author wrote books often set in Missouri and other Midwestern/Southern states, but he set up residence in CT! You can even visit his house to this day. It's:
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Mark Twain!
John Grisham!

Question: 18/21Pick Your Answer!


You can always pick up some red wine at the local _____ store.
HEB
Vineyard
Packie

Question: 19/21Pick Your Answer!


The best pizza joints in all of CT can be found in what college town?
New Haven
Stamford
Hartford

Question: 20/21Pick Your Answer!


"Oh no you missed the turn!" "Don't worry about it, I'll just bang a _____ right here!"
Ut
U-tu
U-ey

Question: 21/21Pick Your Answer!


It never bothers you what anyone might have to say about Connecticut because you know nothing comes close to the:
Big Apple!
Show Me State!
Nutmeg State!
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