Southern Illinois is practically its own state. Illinois is often likened to Chicago, but Southern Illinois can be so drastically different from the Northern suburbs and Chicago that it more so resembles Kentucky and St. Louis. If you're from Southern Illinois, you know that its like its own little world! Take this quiz to see if you know all of these quirks of Southern Illinois. Women.com has geographic based quizzes not only to offer some fun trivia on specific places, but also in order to help reconnect you with your home city, town, state, or region. Whether its a place you went to school or worked, or if you lived there for a period of your life, we want to have a quiz for you so that you can relive some nostalgic memories associated with that place.
Did you or do you live in Southern Illinois? If so, then you likely have specialized knowledge about the region that you are probably not even consciously aware of—but it makes Southern Illinois 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 Southern Illinois with you as well and you can have a meaningful conversation and connect through your shared geographic experience!