Are You Southern Enough To Pass This Quiz On Southern Hospitality?

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Bless your heart if you don't pass this quiz!

This is a fun quiz on southern hospitality including phrases, manners, and sayings to see if you really know how to act southern!

 Jun 08, 2018

1 of 16Choose your answer!

Which phrase best sums up the attitude of the South?
"Get shit done!"
"Do it yourself"
"What's the hurry?"

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If someone has you over for dinner in the south, they will likely:
fix your plate for you and do the dishes
have you fix your own plate and clean up after yourself
expect you to come over and cook for them

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Southerners are well known for their ____________.

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Southerners love to __________ for others.

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After you have dinner at someone's house, it is expected that you:
will clear out as soon as possible
will stay for awhile to socialize
will stay up all night

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In the south, it's very common to spend a lot of time:
on the roof
in the cellar
out on the porch

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If you ask for a beverage in the south, you'll most likely be offered what?
sweet tea
orange juice
diet coke

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Someone new just moved in next door to you! To show hospitality, you...
Get all of your friends together and hold a party in their yard!
Wait for them to come to you, it's rude to just show up!
Bring a cake or other type of delicacy to their door to welcome them!

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If you run onto someone on the road with a flat tire, you would...
Pull over and help them change the tire!
Drive past them and wave!
Call the police and let them know!

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If you're in the middle of making a cake but realize you dont have enough sugar...
you just go to the store and they'll give you some for free!
you use the communal sugar bin!
you just ask your neighbor if you can borrow some!

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Your neighbor is whining to you about not having a job, what would you do?
Tell them how great your job is.
Tell them to suck it up and get a job.
Be nice to them as much as you can!

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If you're eating dinner with someone you should always...
wait until they have their food before you start eating!
eat as soon as you get your food!
eat off of their plate first!

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When you pass a stranger, what should you always do in the south?
Don't make eye contact and keep moving!
Do the secret southern handshake
Smile or say hello!

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Most people do what with their houses in the south?
Leave them unlocked/leave the door open
Keep them locked at all times
Board up the windows and hang curtains

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What's an open door policy?
Your door must never be unlocked or open.
An insurance policy incase your door breaks
Your door is always open for guests!

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If you're invited to visit someone's home, it's polite to...
Take one of their possessions as a souvenir
Decline the offer
Bring a gift for the host!
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