Quiz: Can You Answer 13 Questions Every West Virginian Should Know

Jennifer Garner
usmagazine.com

Let’s get some “pawpaw” and see if you’re a true West Virginian!

A quiz to see how well you know people, places, things, food, and sayings from West Virginia. Things to do in West Virginia

 Sep 22, 2016
1 of 13Pick the correct answer!
The white silhouette in the NBA logo is of a West Virginia native named ___.
LeBron James
Dell Curry
Jerry West
2 of 13Pick the correct answer!
The “Mountaineers” are ___.
firefighters
people who hike and climb mountains a lot
West Virginia University’s mascot
3 of 13Pick the correct answer!
What item should you always see on a breakfast menu in West Virginia?
Pumpkin pancakes
Almond jello
White gravy and biscuits
4 of 13Pick the correct answer!
What is West Virginia’s capital?
Little Rock
Olympia
Charleston
5 of 13True or False?
Mother’s Day was founded in West Virginia.
False
True
6 of 13Pick the correct answer!
The four-star luxury resort and hotel that looks like the White House is called ___.
The Greenbrier
Clarion Hotel Morgan
Four Points by Sheraton Charleston
7 of 13Pick the correct answer!
The “New River Gorge” is a ___.
auditorium
lake
bridge
8 of 13Pick the correct answer!
You can learn a lot of history at ___.
Summersville Lake
Harpers Ferry
West Virginia Penitentiary
9 of 13Pick the correct answer!
The “Glade Creek Grist Mill” symbolizes home and makes freshly ground ___.
cornmeal
pepper
almond
10 of 13Pick the correct answer!
The “Elakala” is one of the most beautiful locations in WV. What is it?
Strawberry field
Forest
Waterfalls
11 of 13Pick the correct answer!
West Virginia’s nickname is ___.
The Mountain State
The Rock State
The Waterfall State
12 of 13Pick the correct answer!
“The Thundering Herd” is whose mascot?
Concord University
West Virginia Wesleyan College
Marshall University
13 of 13Pick the correct answer!
This fruit tastes like a blend of mango, papaya, banana, and pineapple.
Piepie
Biebie
Pawpaw
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