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?
Cornbreadin'
Tailgatin’
Pig pickin’
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?
Ralph’s
Piggly Wiggly
Whole Foods
4 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
Deep fried balls of cornmeal are called _____.
grits
tater tots
hushpuppies
5 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
What is okra?
A fruit
A cheese
A vegetable
6 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
Which of these does not make up an everyday Southern breakfast?
Grits
Crepes
Bacon
7 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
What cool drink is a Southern favorite?
Pepsi
Orange juice
Sweet tea
8 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
What fried southern delicacy inspired a novel that was later made into a movie?
fried pickles
fried green tomatoes
jalepeño poppers
9 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
Bojangles is famous for chicken and waffles
false
true
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What goes into ambrosia salad?
cheddar cheese
vegetables
fruit
11 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
What makes up the filling of moon pies?
white chocolate
marshmallow
custard
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”?
Any soft drink
A Diet Coke
An original Coca-Cola
14 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
If your mama tells you to fetch a "buggy”, what is she asking you to grab?
a shopping cart
a fly swatter
a horse-drawn carriage
15 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
If you are living in "high cotton" that means you are _____.
living on a former plantation
particularly successful or wealthy
living on a big farm
16 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
“Bless your heart!” is usually used as _____.
a compliment
an insult
a term of endearment
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What is a "Yankee"?
A newcomer
A mean person
A person from up North
18 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
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?
You guys
Yous
Ya'll
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If your "gussied up" what are you?
Dressed up
Tied up
Angry
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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'?
Calm down
Stop lying
Gather evidence
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
Washing up
Saying grace
26 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
What should you never wear while inside?
Socks
A hat
A sweater
27 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
Which titles should you always use to address elders?
Sir and Ma’am
Mr. and Mrs.
Mister and Lady
28 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
After sleeping in someone's home, people should _______.
make the bed
shower in the morning
make breakfast
29 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
What should people never do at a dining table in the South?
Ask to use the restroom
Put their elbows on the table
Make conversation
30 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
If invited to a party, it's expected for people to ________.
always attend
wear their best outfit
RSVP as soon as possible
31 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
What is the etiquette when asking for a favor?
Offer money
Ask in a letter
Say "please" and "thank you"
32 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
How do Southerners thank someone for a present?
With a handwritten thank you note
With wine
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 closest to the plate
The ones set on the plate
The ones furthest from 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 “bit”
It rhymes with “bat”
It rhymes with “bet”
37 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
How do you pronounce the first syllable of "lawyer”?
It rhymes with “boy"
It rhymes with “jaw"
It rhymes with “may”
38 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
How do you pronounce the word "route”?
It rhymes with “foot”
It rhymes with “out”
It rhymes with “flute”
39 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
How do you say "caller" and "collar"?
They sound very different
They're 100% the same
They're nearly the same
40 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
Does the word "on" rhyme with "don" or with "dawn"?
Dawn
Don
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?
One - "chair"
Two - "chay-er"
Three - "chay-ee-or"
42 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
Do the words "pen" and "pin" sound the same to you?
Yes
No
Very similar but not exactly the same
43 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
Do you pronounce "cot" and "caught" the same way?
No, they're different
They're 100% the same
I hear the difference but I personally pronounce them the same
44 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
How do you pronounce "again"?
"A - gain", where "gain" rhymes with "rain"
"A - gen", where "gain" rhymes with "hen"
"Uh - gen", where "gen" rhymes with hen"
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 Maryland and Pennsylvania
Between North Carolina and South Carolina
Between Florida and Georgia
47 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
Churchill Downs racetrack is located in what city?
Atlanta
Savannah
Louisville
48 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
What city is "The Big Easy"?
Atlanta
Kansas City
New Orleans
49 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
What is the South also known as?
The Bible Belt
The Tropical 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?
LSU
University of Alabama
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
Alabama
Louisiana
54 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
Which of these books is NOT set in the South?
To Kill a Mockingbird
Gone with the Wind
The Great Gatsby
55 of 55Take your pick, y'all!
Which of these U.S. Presidents was NOT from the South?
John F. Kennedy
Jimmy Carter
Bill Clinton
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