This Is The Hardest New Jersey Lingo Quiz You'll Ever Take. Can You Pass?

So you think you're a Wise Guy, huh?

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 Apr 02, 2019
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Question: 1/18Pick Your Answer!


New Jersey natives love their ice cream, especially topped with chocolate sprinkles, AKA:
Splitties
Jimmies
Tabithas

Question: 2/18Pick Your Answer!


When it comes to breakfast doughnuts, there is only one option in Jersey: _____. Don't let your mouth water thinking about it!
old fashioned
zeppoles
crullers

Question: 3/18Pick Your Answer!


If you want to tour all the Ivy League universities, you'll HAVE to make a stop in NJ to visit _____.
Yale
Princeton
Columbia

Question: 4/18Pick Your Answer!


It's not all "Jersey Shore" around here, ______ is a historic Victorian seaside gem in NJ.
Cape Cod
Cape Ann
Cape May

Question: 5/18Pick Your Answer!


Fun fact! In New Jersey it's actually illegal to _____. So you'll have to ask someone else to fill it regular.
Pump your own gas
Fill your own pool
Pour your own coffee

Question: 6/18Pick Your Answer!


If someone calls you a "benny," it means they think you're a(n) _____. Sorry!
Elite yuppie
Wealthy resident
Rude tourist

Question: 7/18Choose your answer!


Forget about Las Vegas, you can have a seriously good time gambling at which of these NJ cities?
Atlantic City
Hoboken
Elizabeth

Question: 8/18Pick Your Answer!


Everyone has a boss, but there's only one "Boss" in New Jersey: _____!
Billy Joel
Bruce Springsteen
Bob Dylan

Question: 9/18Pick Your Answer!


Which of these items is a breakfast staple in Jersey?
A crepe, of course!
A pork roll, of course!
An omelette, of course!

Question: 10/18Pick Your Answer!


Craving some "_____"? Better head to the nearest pizza joint!
'Za
Tomato pie
Wheel

Question: 11/18Pick Your Answer!


If you ask your server for extra gravy, then you actually want extra:
Cheese on your pizza
Pepperoni on your pizza
Tomato sauce on your pizza

Question: 12/18Pick Your Answer!


You're crazy if you don't order your French fries topped with _____. (Hint: Disco Fries!)
Sausage and mayo
Cheese and gravy
BBQ and bacon

Question: 13/18Pick Your Answer!


If you ask us, no sandwich is complete without melted cheese and _____.
Taylor ham
Kirkland chicken
Tyson beef

Question: 14/18Pick Your Answer!


"Oh you're from Jersey? What ____?"
Township
Freeway
Exit

Question: 15/18Pick Your Answer!


And a proper Italian hot dog never comes with _____.
Bell Peppers
Potatoes
Mayo

Question: 16/18Pick Your Answer!


Forget about cafes or fancy restaurants. New Jersey has it DOWN when it comes to _____.
Cafeterias
Bakeries
Diners

Question: 17/18Pick Your Answer!


"Hey, do you want to go down the _____ this weekend?
Beach
Coast
Shore

Question: 18/18Pick Your Answer!


No matter where life takes you, you'll always call the _____ State home!
Garden
Natural
Constitution
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