New Jersey Lingo - It's A Thing. How Many Of These Words Do You Know?

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Oh you're from Jersey? What exit?

Here’s a fun and challenging slang and lingo quiz made for New Jersey natives. Do you know your state’s slang and lingo as well as you think you do?

 Sep 06, 2018
1 of 20Choose your answer!
“Fill it regular, please.” What’s this mean?
What type of coffee you want
What you say to order a soda at a restaurant
How you want your gas tank filled
2 of 20Choose your answer!
What do most New Jerseyans call chocolate sprinkles?
Jimmies
Johnnies
Tabithas
3 of 20Choose your answer!
What’s “wawa”?
It’s short for water
A favorite convenience store
The sound a crying baby makes
4 of 20Choose your answer!
What’s a “hoagie”?
Someone who’s greedy
A sub sandwich
Loaded up nacho fries
5 of 20Choose your answer!
What do you use an EZ-Pass for?
Beaches
Toll Roads
Wawa
6 of 20Choose your answer!
Now what do you need for access to the beach?
A beach certificate
A beach ribbon
A beach badge
7 of 20Choose your answer!
Friendly’s. What’s that?
A second-hand clothing store
A restaurant chain with great ice cream
A coffee shop that specializes in espresso and smiles
8 of 20Choose your answer!
What makes Jersey bagels better than others?
Sugar from the Caribbean
Salt from India
Water sourced from the Catskill Mountains
9 of 20Choose your answer!
If you’re heading to the beach, you’d say you’re going to __________.
The shore
The boards
The coast
10 of 20Choose your answer!
You know what “jughandles” are, but you probably just call them:
Whip-arounds
Boomerangs
U-turns
11 of 20Choose your answer!
Gravy. What’s that mean?
c
Another name for red pizza sauce
It only ever means that sauce you put on turkey
12 of 20Choose your answer!
What’s another name for a “pork roll”?
A Timmy Ham
A Whole Hog
A Taylor Ham
13 of 20Choose your answer!
What city are you referring to when you just say “the city”?
New York
Trenton
Boston
14 of 20Choose your answer!
Now, what does “A.C.” refer to?
Atlantic City
Automatic Control
Air Conditioning
15 of 20Choose your answer!
What type of person would you call a “piney”?
Someone who’s just visiting New Jersey
Someone who went to Princeton
Someone from South New Jersey
16 of 20Choose your answer!
Which holiday is “Mischief Night” associated with?
Friday the 13th
Halloween
Christmas
17 of 20Choose your answer!
What are “disco fries” topped with?
Onions and relish
Powdered sugar and syrup
Cheese and gravy
18 of 20Choose your answer!
Which American musician from New Jersey is known as “the Boss”?
Johnny Bravo
Paul McCartney
Bruce Springsteen
19 of 20Choose your answer!
Who are the “Devils”?
A soccer team
A hockey team
A football team
20 of 20Choose your answer!
What is "Scrapple"?
A word game with a Jersey twist
A fried egg dish
A dish of pork scraps combined with cornmeal
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