Quiz: Are Your Los Angeles Roots Deep Enough To Pass This LA Slang Quiz?

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Are you hella LA?

Take this fun quiz on Los Angeles slang to see how many words and phrases you know. Do you really talk like you're from LA?

 Jun 20, 2018
1 of 16Pick your answer!
In LA slang, the word "sick" describes something that's what?
Very cool
Very bad
Very old
2 of 16Pick your answer!
Which of these refers to standing around an area without leaving?
Cruise
Clutch
Post up
3 of 16Fill in the blank!
"Gnarly" is often used by surfers to describe ________
their surfboard
A wave
themselves
4 of 16Pick your answer!
If you are going to bounce, what are you doing?
Leaving
Getting excited
Jumping up and down
5 of 16Pick your answer!
If someone tells you "don't trip" they mean:
don't joke around
don't stutter
don't panic
6 of 16Fill in the blank!
To hit someone up means to ________
insult someone
call or text someone with the intention of meeting up
get in a fight with someone
7 of 16Pick your answer!
Your friend tells you something that you agree with. Which of these could you say?
Dude.
I disagree.
My guy.
8 of 16Pick your answer!
The "South Bay" refers to:
the area south of LAX
Los Angeles
The Valley
9 of 16Fill in the blank!
If a situation seems unsafe, then you would describe it as ________.
sick
sketchy
gnarly
10 of 16Pick your answer!
"NOHO" means...
North Hollywood
Not of our humble opinion
Surfer boy
11 of 16Pick your answer!
"SAMO" means...
Touristy
I agree
Santa Monica
12 of 16Fill in the blank!
If you live in Southern California, you would say you live in _________.
SoCal
The Foothills
The Valley
13 of 16Pick your answer!
If you ask someone for directions and they say "take PCH" they are saying:
Take Passage Cove Hill
Take the Pacific Coast Highway
Take a mind altering drug
14 of 16Pick your answer!
The "405" is...
The Santa Monica Freeway
The Pacific Coast Highway
The San Diego Freeway
15 of 16Fill in the blank!
If something is amazingly good, fresh, or delicious, you might say it's _________.
sour
dank
stinky
16 of 16Pick your answer!
"Animal Style" is...
a style of food at In N Out Burger
slang for fighting
walking
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