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 ___.
Dell Curry
Jerry West
LeBron James
2 of 13Pick the correct answer!
The “Mountaineers” are ___.
people who hike and climb mountains a lot
West Virginia University’s mascot
firefighters
3 of 13Pick the correct answer!
What item should you always see on a breakfast menu in West Virginia?
Almond jello
White gravy and biscuits
Pumpkin pancakes
4 of 13Pick the correct answer!
What is West Virginia’s capital?
Olympia
Little Rock
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 ___.
lake
bridge
auditorium
8 of 13Pick the correct answer!
You can learn a lot of history at ___.
West Virginia Penitentiary
Summersville Lake
Harpers Ferry
9 of 13Pick the correct answer!
The “Glade Creek Grist Mill” symbolizes home and makes freshly ground ___.
cornmeal
almond
pepper
10 of 13Pick the correct answer!
The “Elakala” is one of the most beautiful locations in WV. What is it?
Forest
Waterfalls
Strawberry field
11 of 13Pick the correct answer!
West Virginia’s nickname is ___.
The Waterfall State
The Mountain State
The Rock State
12 of 13Pick the correct answer!
“The Thundering Herd” is whose mascot?
Concord University
Marshall University
West Virginia Wesleyan College
13 of 13Pick the correct answer!
This fruit tastes like a blend of mango, papaya, banana, and pineapple.
Pawpaw
Biebie
Piepie
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