Austin Lingo - It’s A Thing! How Much Of It Do You Know?

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Do you know all about Austin?

Someone who is proud to be from Austin will have a lot of fun taking this Texas challenge. Can you get a perfect score?

 Mar 05, 2019

1 of 20Pick Your Answer!

If your folks are cookin' up something hearty in the AM, you know they'll most likely be making _____.
breakfast sandwiches
breakfast tacos
breakfast crepes

2 of 20Pick Your Answer!

In Austin, even our buildings are pretty. The capitol building is made out of what color granite?
Blue
Purple
Pink

3 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Everyone knows Austin is Texas's present capital, but it was previously _____.
Amarillo
Waterloo
Plano

4 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Which 90s cult classic high school movie was filmed in Austin?
Dazed and Confused
Jawbreaker
Welcome to the Dollhouse

5 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Los Angeles might have Austin beat, but there's an average of close to 300 _____ days each year.
sunny
humid
windy

6 of 20Pick Your Answer!

What popular state university's campus is located in the heart of Austin?
Texas Tech
Texas A&M
University of Texas

7 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Hit it! Austin is the _____ Music Capital of the World.
Live
Blues
Country

8 of 20Pick Your Answer!

We hope you're not afraid! There are over 750,000 _____ flying around Austin!
mosquitos
bats
palmettos

9 of 20Pick Your Answer!

It might be known as the Reggae Festival now, but it will always be _____ in your heart.
Marley Festival
Bob Festival
BM Festival

10 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Austin locals like to shop healthy! What national chain grocery store was started here?
Trader Joes
Vons
Whole Foods

11 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Unless you've been living under a rock, you should know that Austin is a very politically _____ city.
liberal
moderate
conservative

12 of 20Pick Your Answer!

South by Southwest and Pecan Street Festival take place on what popular downtown street?
Tenth Street
Third Street
Sixth Street

13 of 20Pick Your Answer!

When you live in Austin, you either have too much _____ in your closet, or none at all.
neon green
burnt orange
pastel yellow

14 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Which annual music festival takes place in Zilker Park?
Bonnaroo
Stagecoach
Austin City Limits

15 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Finish the phrase: "Hook ‘em, _____!"
Cowboys
Bulls
Horns

16 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Instead of writing out South by Southwest all the time, locals often shorten it to _____.
SBSW
SBS
SXSW

17 of 20Pick Your Answer!

You can be sure to find all the tourists taking photos in front of the "_____" postcard mural.
We Love Austin
So Long, Austin
Greetings from Austin

18 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Who is the beloved University of Texas mascot?
The Riders!
The Longhorns!
The Cowboys!

19 of 20Pick Your Answer!

When it comes to the city's culture, locals are dedicated to one mantra: "Keep Austin _____."
Hip
Weird
Cool

20 of 20Pick Your Answer!

When an Austin local hears Leslie, they automatically think _____.
Knope
Nielsen
Cochran
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