Quiz: A Perfect Score On This Slang Test Means You're An East Coaster

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Let's just agree to disagree about the other names for sub sandwiches.

This fun trivia quiz contains questions about regional vocabulary and expressions specific to the East Coast of the United States.

 Oct 19, 2017

1 of 15Pick your answer!

If someone uses the word "wicked" to mean "very," he or she is probably from _________.
New York
Pennsylvania
Massachusetts

2 of 15Pick your answer!

Which character type was named after a 'Saturday Night Live' sketch?
Debbie Downer
Nervous Nellie
Chatty Cathy

3 of 15Pick your answer!

If someone on the East Coast says, "It's brick out," it means that the weather is _________.
cold
hot
rainy

4 of 15Pick your answer!

In Pennsylvania, woolies are _________.
cotton candy
fabric softener sheets
dust bunnies

5 of 15Pick your answer!

In Boston and the surrounding area, a bubbler is a __________.
washing machine
hot tub
drinking fountain

6 of 15Pick your answer!

In New England, they are called dropped eggs, but in the rest of the U.S., they are called _________.
poached eggs
over easy
scrambled eggs

7 of 15Pick your answer!

In Boston, it's called a rotary, but in the rest of the U.S., it is a _________.
traffic light
traffic circle
median

8 of 15Pick your answer!

"Whiffle" is a Boston term for a hairstyle similar to a __________.
crew cut
mohawk
pompadour

9 of 15Pick your answer!

In Maine, steamers are ___________.
clams
oysters
lobsters

10 of 15Pick your answer!

In New York City, a bodega is a type of _________.
store
sandwich
shoe

11 of 15Pick your answer!

In New York City, the "stoop" of a building is its _________.
front steps
roof
windowsill

12 of 15Pick your answer!

In Philadelphia, the word "jawn" most closely means _________.
thing
very
"you know?"

13 of 15Pick your answer!

In Pittsburgh, cruds are _________.
sardines
scrambled eggs
cottage cheese

14 of 15Pick your answer!

In New Jersey, disco fries are topped with _________ and cheese.
gravy
chili
bacon

15 of 15Pick your answer!

In New Jersey, a ripper is a deep fried ___________.
Twinkie
hot dog
meatball
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