Quiz: This 50 Question Dixie Drill Will Reveal Your Southern Score

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Are your roots showin'? Take this quiz to test your skills on everything from the slang to the food of the deep South!

 May 18, 2018

1 of 55First let’s test your Southern roots!

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2 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

What type of barbecue do you hold during football season and winter holidays?
Tailgatin’
Pig pickin’
Cornbreadin'

3 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

Mama forgot to buy the tomatoes for her Brunswick Stew! Where can you go to pick some up?
Whole Foods
Ralph’s
Piggly Wiggly

4 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

Deep fried balls of cornmeal are called _____.
grits
hushpuppies
tater tots

5 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

What is okra?
A cheese
A fruit
A vegetable

6 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

Which of these does not make up an everyday Southern breakfast?
Bacon
Crepes
Grits

7 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

What cool drink is a Southern favorite?
Pepsi
Orange juice
Sweet tea

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What fried southern delicacy inspired a novel that was later made into a movie?
fried green tomatoes
jalepeño poppers
fried pickles

9 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

Bojangles is famous for chicken and waffles
true
false

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What goes into ambrosia salad?
fruit
vegetables
cheddar cheese

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What makes up the filling of moon pies?
marshmallow
custard
white chocolate

12 of 55Now let’s test your Southern slang!

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13 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

What is someone drinking when having a "coke”?
An original Coca-Cola
A Diet Coke
Any soft drink

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If your mama tells you to fetch a "buggy”, what is she asking you to grab?
a horse-drawn carriage
a fly swatter
a shopping cart

15 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

If you are living in "high cotton" that means you are _____.
particularly successful or wealthy
living on a former plantation
living on a big farm

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“Bless your heart!” is usually used as _____.
a term of endearment
an insult
a compliment

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What is a "Yankee"?
A newcomer
A person from up North
A mean person

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When asking somebody to give you some "sugar", what are you really asking for?
A smile
A kiss
Money

19 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

How do you address two or more people?
Ya'll
You guys
Yous

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If your "gussied up" what are you?
Tied up
Angry
Dressed up

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What are "lightning bugs"?
Lady bugs
Storm chasers
Fireflies

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What does it mean when someone says 'Hold your horses'?
Gather evidence
Calm down
Stop lying

23 of 55Now let’s test your Southern values!

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24 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

Which side of the sidewalk should gentlemen walk on when accompanying a lady?
Furthest away from the street
It doesn't matter
Streetside

25 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

You should never eat before doing what?
Swimming
Saying grace
Washing up

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What should you never wear while inside?
Socks
A sweater
A hat

27 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

Which titles should you always use to address elders?
Mr. and Mrs.
Mister and Lady
Sir and Ma’am

28 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

After sleeping in someone's home, people should _______.
make breakfast
make the bed
shower in the morning

29 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

What should people never do at a dining table in the South?
Ask to use the restroom
Make conversation
Put their elbows on the table

30 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

If invited to a party, it's expected for people to ________.
RSVP as soon as possible
always attend
wear their best outfit

31 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

What is the etiquette when asking for a favor?
Ask in a letter
Offer money
Say "please" and "thank you"

32 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

How do Southerners thank someone for a present?
With wine
With a handwritten thank you note
With a simple "thank you" in person

33 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

What utensils are used for the main course of a meal?
The ones furthest from the plate
The ones closest to the plate
The ones set on the plate

34 of 55Now let’s test your Southern accent!

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35 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

How do you pronounce the word "crayon"?
Crown
Cran
Cray-on

36 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

How do you pronounce the word “get”?
It rhymes with “bat”
It rhymes with “bit”
It rhymes with “bet”

37 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

How do you pronounce the first syllable of "lawyer”?
It rhymes with “jaw"
It rhymes with “may”
It rhymes with “boy"

38 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

How do you pronounce the word "route”?
It rhymes with “foot”
It rhymes with “flute”
It rhymes with “out”

39 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

How do you say "caller" and "collar"?
They sound very different
They're nearly the same
They're 100% the same

40 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

Does the word "on" rhyme with "don" or with "dawn"?
Don
Dawn
They all sound the same to me

41 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

How many syllables does the word "chair" have when you say it?
Two - "chay-er"
Three - "chay-ee-or"
One - "chair"

42 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

Do the words "pen" and "pin" sound the same to you?
Yes
Very similar but not exactly the same
No

43 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

Do you pronounce "cot" and "caught" the same way?
They're 100% the same
I hear the difference but I personally pronounce them the same
No, they're different

44 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

How do you pronounce "again"?
"Uh - gen", where "gen" rhymes with hen"
"A - gen", where "gain" rhymes with "hen"
"A - gain", where "gain" rhymes with "rain"

45 of 55Finally let’s test your Southern pride!

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46 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

Where is the Mason-Dixon Line?
Between North Carolina and South Carolina
Between Florida and Georgia
Between Maryland and Pennsylvania

47 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

Churchill Downs racetrack is located in what city?
Savannah
Atlanta
Louisville

48 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

What city is "The Big Easy"?
Kansas City
New Orleans
Atlanta

49 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

What is the South also known as?
The Tropical Belt
The Bible Belt
The Rust Belt

50 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

Where is Graceland?
New Orleans
Nashville
Memphis

51 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

Roll Tide is the rally chant for which University?
University of Alabama
LSU
Auburn University

52 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

Where is the birthplace of jazz and blues music?
Austin
Memphis
Atlanta

53 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

Which Southern State should you visit for the best Cajun cuisine in the nation?
Mississippi
Louisiana
Alabama

54 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

Which of these books is NOT set in the South?
To Kill a Mockingbird
The Great Gatsby
Gone with the Wind

55 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

Which of these U.S. Presidents was NOT from the South?
Bill Clinton
John F. Kennedy
Jimmy Carter
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