Mississippi Traits- They're Real! Can You Identify All This Telltale Lingo?

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Is Mississippi your home sweet home?

If you want to prove you're really from Mississippi, then you're going to have to study up and take this quiz!

 Mar 26, 2019

1 of 20Pick Your Answer!

To you, catfish comes one way: _____.
baked
fried
grilled

2 of 20Pick Your Answer!

If you're not dipping your french fries in _____, you're doing it wrong!
Spike Sauce
Touchdown Sauce
Comeback Sauce

3 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Out of all the Southern states, it's obvious the _______ State is number one!
Magnolia
Gem
Bluegrass

4 of 20Pick Your Answer!

It might sound weird at first, but _____ is a great marinade for pickles!
Kool-Aid
Iced Tea
Beer

5 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Did you know that B.B. King and other _____ musicians all originated here?
country
blues
folk

6 of 20Pick Your Answer!

It's a total Southern quirk, but Mississippi locals love to eat peanuts in what beverage?
Coke
Milk
Wine

7 of 20Pick Your Answer!

You might be surprised to hear that Mississippi meals often feature _____ with gravy!
Tacos
Tamales
Tortas

8 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Talk about a cash crop! Mississippi is home of the _____ Capital of the World.
Corn
Cheese
Cotton

9 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Mississippi locals sure do love their religion - many are proud to live in the heart of the nation's _____.
Jesus Way
God Zone
Bible Belt

10 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Can you actually spell Mississippi's picturesque Gulf Coast city correctly?
P-A-S-C-A-G-U-L-A-H
P-A-S-C-A-G-O-U-L-A
P-A-S-K-A-G-O-O-L-A

11 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Everyone on God's green earth should know the nickname for The University of Mississippi: _____.
Miss U!
UM!
Ole Miss!

12 of 20Pick Your Answer!

If you want to attend the Neshoba County Fair, you need to head to the _____.
Giant Houseparty
Summerfest
Festival of Lights

13 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Do you really think you can pronounce "Picayune" like a true Southerner?
PEE-can
pee-KAY-un
pick-ah-YOON

14 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Most kids in the South learn to say "Mississippi" to count the speed of _____.
sound
seconds
light

15 of 20Pick Your Answer!

In which Mississippi city was Elvis Presley born?
Oxford
Gulfport
Tupelo

16 of 20Pick Your Answer!

How the heck do you make that delicious Comeback Sauce anyways?
Ketchup and hot sauce
Olive oil and mustard
Mayonnaise and chili

17 of 20Pick Your Answer!

If you're at a Braves game, you're probably a huge _____ fan.
baseball
soccer
hockey

18 of 20Pick Your Answer!

If you want to try a Southern spin on the burger, a _____ is made from pork or beef mixed with soy.
Po'boy
Juicy Lucy
Slugburger

19 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Fitting for the Bible Belt, Mississippi has more _____ per capita than any other state in the country! Talk about holy!
Deacons
Churches
Nuns

20 of 20Pick Your Answer!

You better not miss the biggest football game of the year between Mississippi State University and Ole Miss!
Of course not, I love the Garden Bowl!
Of course not, I love the Rose Bowl!
Of course not, I love the Egg Bowl!
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Calling all Mississippi lovers! Have we got the perfect quiz for you today! If you're really from Mississippi, you should have no problem acing this Mississippi challenge with flying colors! Do you prefer eating your catfish fried? Do you always dip your French fries in comeback sauce? Are you proud to call the Magnolia State your home? Have you ever marinated your pickles in Kool Aid brine? Are you a fan of blues music and artists like B.B. King? Have you ever eaten your peanuts in coke for a snack? Do you love tamales with gravy? Did you know Mississippi is home of the cotton capital of the world? Are you proud to come from the Bible Belt? Do you root for Ole Miss win or lose? Have you ever attended Mississippi's Giant Houseparty? Have you ever visited the birthplace of Elvis Presley? Do you love attending Braves baseball games? Are you obsessed with the taste of slug burgers? Do you always catch the Egg Bowl every season? These questions and more are included in this quiz. If you want to prove to us that you're really from here, then you're going to have to put on your thinking cap and really hit the books when you take this test. We think you'll come out of this quiz much smarter and with a greater appreciation for your background and where you come from. Do you have what it takes to pass as a real local? Let's find out, shall we?!