Are You Iowa Enough To Decipher All This IA Lingo? Bet Not!

Show what you know about I-O-W-A!

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"The Captive" via A24
 Apr 01, 2019
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Question: 1/19Pick Your Answer!


In Iowa, if you're eating "ears" that just means you're having a side of:
Roasted corn!
Fried pig ears!
Candy corn!

Question: 2/19Pick Your Answer!


If you're a big Cyclones fan, then you're cheering on which of these universities?
Iowa State University
University of Northern Iowa
University of Iowa

Question: 3/19Pick Your Answer!


Out-of-staters sure do have trouble pronouncing Des Moines! How do locals say it?
duh-MOINS
des-MOIN-es
deh-MOIN

Question: 4/19Pick Your Answer!


Most other states probably don't even know what Hy-Vee is, but you know the store AND their slogan:
"Groceries without extra fees!"
"A helpful smile in every aisle!"
"So much more in every store!"

Question: 5/19Pick Your Answer!


Ask any Iowan. Pizza from _____ is delicious.
Quickie Mart
Jenny's
Casey's

Question: 6/19Pick Your Answer!


What in the world are “scotcheroos” made of?
Peanut butter, Rice Krispies, Butterscotch and chocolate
Butterscotch, white chocolate, and pretzels
Chocolate, caramel, and peanuts

Question: 7/19Pick Your Answer!


It may sound like a weird combination, but ________ is delicious! Don't knock it until you try it.
Cinnamon rolls and chili
Blueberry muffins and chicken noodle soup
Belgian waffles and hot sauce

Question: 8/19Pick Your Answer!


The South says "y'all" but the Midwest says "________."
All y'alls
You guys
Youse guys

Question: 9/19Pick Your Answer!


If you're driving through Iowa, you know you're close to Des Moines as soon as you start passing a lot of what?
Cows
Farmhouses
Wind turbines

Question: 10/19Pick Your Answer!


What in the world is Iowa’s “RAGBRAI”?
A biking festival
A local religion
A horse race

Question: 11/19Pick Your Answer!


Everyone knows the expression "_____ should be knee-high by the Fourth of July!" It's an Iowa thing.
Corn
Rainfall
Sunflowers

Question: 12/19Pick Your Answer!


Say it like a local! Sioux City is pronounced:
SUH City
SOUSE City
SUE City

Question: 13/19Pick Your Answer!


Iowans know how to tough it out through some serious summer ________. On top of the high temps.
Fog
Humidity
Cloudiness

Question: 14/19Pick Your Answer!


"Can you grab me a _____? I've been craving some Sprite."
Pop
RC Cola
Cola

Question: 15/19Pick Your Answer!


For Iowans, "creek" is often pronounced like:
Creck
Crick
Creak

Question: 16/19Pick Your Answer!


Hungry? Order yourself a loose meat sandwich with cheese, aka a _____.
Hoagie
Maid Rite
Po’boy

Question: 17/19Pick Your Answer!


"Is this Heaven?"
"No, it's Iowa"
"You think Heaven has cornfields?"
"Yes, yes it is."

Question: 18/19Pick Your Answer!


And that quote comes from which of these classic movies that famously takes place in Iowa?
"Animal House"
"Ferris Bueller's Day Off"
"Field of Dreams"

Question: 19/19Pick Your Answer!


Even if you move away someday, the _____ State will always be your home. There's nothing like it!
Hawkeye
Hoosier
Hurricane
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