Are Your Jersey Roots Deep Enough To Score You 100% On This NJ Slang Quiz?

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Can you talk the talk?

Take this ultimate test on New Jersey slang, phrases, and words to see if you know the language as well as a native!

 Jun 19, 2018
1 of 18Choose your answer!
What do most New Jerseyans call sprinkles?
Johnnys
Tabithas
Jimmies
2 of 18Choose your answer!
If someone says "WaWa" , they're most likely talking about:
Babies
A favorite convenience store
Water
3 of 18Choose your answer!
When a  New Jerseyan refers to "the city" what city are they likely referring to?
Boston
Newark
New York City
4 of 18Choose your answer!
Which of these might you refer to as "jughandles"?
The handles of a jug
A type of offramp
Large ears
5 of 18Choose your answer!
What might you call a tourist that travels to the Jersey shore when the weather heats up?
A Benny
A Pauly D
A Jimmy
6 of 18Choose your answer!
A "Pork Roll" is also known as ________.
Timmy Ham
Taylor Ham
Tom Pork
7 of 18Choose your answer!
What do you call these delicious deep-fried hot dogs?
Doggers
Rippers
Hotties
8 of 18Choose your answer!
If someone says "I'm going to AC this weekend" what do they mean?
They're going to Alabama this weekend.
They're going to Atlantic City this weekend.
They're going to buy an air conditioner this weekend.
9 of 18Choose your answer!
A New Jersey native might refer to the Boardwalk as:
The walkie
The border
The boards
10 of 18Choose your answer!
What's another name for a tourist?
Shoobie
Doobie
Newbie
11 of 18Choose your answer!
Which NHL team are you likely rooting for if you're from New Jersey?
The Rangers
The Devils
The Penguins
12 of 18Choose your answer!
Most New Jerseyans refer to the bathroom as:
WC
The john
The loo
13 of 18Choose your answer!
Which of these poeple might you call a "piney"?
Someone with a pet porcupine
Someone from South New Jersey
Someone who went to Princeton
14 of 18Choose your answer!
You don't call it "tomato sauce" you call it ________.
gravy
red
goo
15 of 18Choose your answer!
What is "Scrapple"?
A dish of pork scraps combined with cornmeal
A fried egg dish
A word game
16 of 18Choose your answer!
"The Boss" is a nickname for which icon born in Long Branch?
Michael Meyers
Sean Connery
Bruce Springsteen
17 of 18Choose your answer!
What might a New Jerseyan call a sub sandwich?
A melt
A hoagie
A club
18 of 18Choose your answer!
If you hear someone say "fugeddabawit" you know they mean:
Fog, it was
Fudge it a bit
Forget about it!
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Did you or do you live in New Jersey? If so, then you likely have specialized knowledge about the region that you are probably not even consciously aware of—but it makes that location a part of who you are and very important to your identity.

Be sure to share this quiz with your friends and family, no matter what score you get, so that they can share their experience of New Jersey with you as well and you can have a meaningful conversation and connect through your shared geographic experience of the state of New Jersey! Let's see how many New Jersey words and phrases you know.