Are You Nebraska Enough To Decipher All This NE Lingo? Bet Not!

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Do you think you have what it takes to prove you're really from Nebraska?

A quiz with questions about Nebraska, such as it's capitol, Lincoln, it's football team, the Huskers, and popular foods.

 Dec 20, 2019

1 of 20Pick the correct answer!

What's the name of the Huskers' mascot?
Hunter Husker
Henry Husker
Herbie Husker

2 of 20Pick the correct answer!

If you hear a siren on the first Wednesday of the month, it probably:
Is a tornado siren test
Means free ice cream
Is signaling a hail storm

3 of 20Pick the correct answer!

Which of these famous billionaires is from Omaha — and still lives there?
Bill Gates
Elon Musk
Warren Buffett

4 of 20Pick the correct answer!

You might not sound like a local if you can't pronounce Kearney right! What is the correct way?
Car - knee
Kur - nay
Keer - knee

5 of 20Pick the correct answer!

What were the Cornhuskers called before they got their current name?
The Piemakers
The Lawnmowers
The Bugeaters

6 of 20Pick the correct answer!

Which sweet treat is NOT actually for dogs, but for humans instead?
Purina
Milk Bones
Puppy Chow

7 of 20Pick the correct answer!

Omaha is home to which world class zoo? Keep an eye out for the iconic Desert Dome!
The James Avery
The Henry Doorly
The Michael Scott

8 of 20Pick the correct answer!

If you're passing by a Runza, you have to get the namesake sandwich, which is what?
A hotdog with cheese sauce
A bread pocket full of meat
A double cheeseburger

9 of 20Pick the correct answer!

In Nebraska, concrete means cement, but also:
A mixed ice cream
Whipped cream
A fudge pie

10 of 20Pick the correct answer!

What is chili often paired with?
Frosting
Cinnamon rolls
Spaghetti

11 of 20Pick the correct answer!

Corn should be _________ by the fourth of July.
knee-high
sweet and grown
picked clean

12 of 20Pick the correct answer!

What color is the Nebraska-favorite Dorothy Lynch dressing?
Red
Orange
White

13 of 20Pick the correct answer!

Omaha sits along the _______ river. In fact, it separates Nebraska from Iowa.
Hudson
Mississippi
Missouri

14 of 20Pick the correct answer!

Which of these big events is held every summer in Omaha? Usually along with some serious rain storms.
The College World Series
The World Science Festival
The Strawberry Festival

15 of 20Pick the correct answer!

"No pop for me, I'm staying away from ______ for now!"
Alcoholic drinks
Sweetened teas
Soda

16 of 20Pick the correct answer!

Sure, Starbucks and Dunkin' are great, but it seems like more and more _____ locations pop up every day!
Scooters
Coffee Beans
Dutch Bros.

17 of 20Pick the correct answer!

"Go Big ______!"
Red
Boys
Dogs

18 of 20Pick the correct answer!

The rest of the world can thank Hastings for ____ since it was invented there!
Dr Pepper
Kool-Aid
Gatorade

19 of 20Pick the correct answer!

Most Nebraskans would probably say that _______ was the greatest Husker coach of all time.
Bill Jennings
Tom Osborne
Frank Solich

20 of 20Pick the correct answer!

Leave the _____ State? No way, I love it here in Nebraska way too much to ever do that!
Keystone
Cornhusker
Golden
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