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

Can you talk the talk?

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 Jun 19, 2018
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Question: 1/18Choose your answer!


What do most New Jerseyans call sprinkles?
Johnnys
Jimmies
Tabithas

Question: 2/18Choose your answer!


If someone says "WaWa" , they're most likely talking about:
A favorite convenience store
Babies
Water

Question: 3/18Choose your answer!


When a  New Jerseyan refers to "the city" what city are they likely referring to?
Boston
Newark
New York City

Question: 4/18Choose your answer!


Which of these might you refer to as "jughandles"?
A type of offramp
The handles of a jug
Large ears

Question: 5/18Choose your answer!


What might you call a tourist that travels to the Jersey shore when the weather heats up?
A Pauly D
A Jimmy
A Benny

Question: 6/18Choose your answer!


A "Pork Roll" is also known as ________.
Timmy Ham
Tom Pork
Taylor Ham

Question: 7/18Choose your answer!


What do you call these delicious deep-fried hot dogs?
Doggers
Hotties
Rippers

Question: 8/18Choose your answer!


If someone says "I'm going to AC this weekend" what do they mean?
They're going to buy an air conditioner this weekend.
They're going to Alabama this weekend.
They're going to Atlantic City this weekend.

Question: 9/18Choose your answer!


A New Jersey native might refer to the Boardwalk as:
The boards
The border
The walkie

Question: 10/18Choose your answer!


What's another name for a tourist?
Doobie
Newbie
Shoobie

Question: 11/18Choose your answer!


Which NHL team are you likely rooting for if you're from New Jersey?
The Penguins
The Rangers
The Devils

Question: 12/18Choose your answer!


Most New Jerseyans refer to the bathroom as:
The loo
WC
The john

Question: 13/18Choose your answer!


Which of these poeple might you call a "piney"?
Someone from South New Jersey
Someone with a pet porcupine
Someone who went to Princeton

Question: 14/18Choose your answer!


You don't call it "tomato sauce" you call it ________.
goo
gravy
red

Question: 15/18Choose your answer!


What is "Scrapple"?
A fried egg dish
A dish of pork scraps combined with cornmeal
A word game

Question: 16/18Choose your answer!


"The Boss" is a nickname for which icon born in Long Branch?
Bruce Springsteen
Sean Connery
Michael Meyers

Question: 17/18Choose your answer!


What might a New Jerseyan call a sub sandwich?
A hoagie
A melt
A club

Question: 18/18Choose 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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