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

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

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

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What is okra?
A fruit
A vegetable
A cheese

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

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

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

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Bojangles is famous for chicken and waffles
false
true

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What goes into ambrosia salad?
fruit
cheddar cheese
vegetables

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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 kiss
A smile
Money

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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
Dressed up
Angry

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Where is Graceland?
New Orleans
Memphis
Nashville

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

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

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

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

55 of 55Take your pick, y'all!

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