Quiz: How Well Do You Know Akron Slang?

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It's time to test your Akron acumen!

Are you a local of Akron, Ohio? How well do you know the lingo, names, and places said and heard in Akron?

 Sep 18, 2016
1 of 10Pick the correct answer!
If you're at the "Rubber Bowl," you're most likely doing what?
Watching a football game
Watching a concert
Watching a dance recital
2 of 10Pick the correct answer!
Only in Akron does "Zippy" mean __________.
a kangaroo mascot
3 of 10Pick the correct answer!
Only in Akron does the "Black Keys" refer to __________.
the smaller keys on a piano
a popular band from Akron
keys to the city
4 of 10Pick the correct answer!
If you order some "JoJo" from the waitress, what are you eating?
deep fried potato wedges
5 of 10Pick the correct answer!
Only in Akron does "Erie" refer to __________.
a Great lake
6 of 10Pick the correct answer!
Only in Akron does "King James" refer to __________.
a member of royalty
a version of the bible
LeBron James
7 of 10Pick the correct answer!
If your mom asks you to grab the "sweeper," what does she want?
The hair dryer
The trash can
The vacuum
8 of 10Pick the correct answer!
If you left something in the "boot," where is it?
Your footwear
You car trunk
Your closet
9 of 10Pick the correct answer!
Which of the following is a nickname for Akron, Ohio?
Rubber City
Sin City
Windy City
10 of 10Pick the correct answer!
If you're walking your dog near the "Devil's strip," what are you walking past?
The parking lot
The grassy area between the street and the sidewalk
The strip mall
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