Quiz: Only Someone From Poughkeepsie Will Know This Slang!

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How well do you know the lingo of Poughkeepsie?

How well do you know the words and phrases most often used by locals in Poughkeepsie, New York? Are you a local?

 Sep 17, 2016
1 of 10Pick the correct answer!
The "Arterial" runs in which direction?
North-South
Northeast-Southwest
East-West
2 of 10Pick the correct answer!
If you're strolling by the "Fall Kill," you're near a __________.
shopping mall
farm
creek
3 of 10Pick the correct answer!
“Aloy’s,” “Cosimo’s,” and “Amici’s” are all __________.
parks
gas stations
restaurants
4 of 10Pick the correct answer!
Only in Poughkeepsie does the "CIA" refer to the __________.
Central Intelligence Agency
Cornell Institute of Art
Culinary Institute of America
5 of 10Pick the correct answer!
Who are the "Brewers?"
Vassar College students
local craft beer makers
A Major League Baseball team
6 of 10Pick the correct answer!
If someone says they are a "Panther," what do they mean?
They are a National Football League player
They are an Adelphi student
They are an animal
7 of 10Pick the correct answer!
If you have a date at the "Bardavon," you're going to __________.
a coffee shop
an opera house
a restaurant
8 of 10Pick the correct answer!
If you're meeting friends at "The Chance," where are you going?
A concert
A mall
A park
9 of 10Pick the correct answer!
Only in Poughkeepsie does "Bananas" refer to __________.
a comedy club
a type of fruit
a barber shop
10 of 10Pick the correct answer!
The "Metro North" refers to the __________.
light rail train
local newspaper
freeway overpass
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