Quiz: Can You Pass This Eugene, Oregon Slang Test?


How well do you know the idioms of Oregon's Emerald City?

Test your language of regional expressions frequently heard in Eugene, Oregon with this fun trivia quiz.

 Jul 25, 2017
1 of 15Pick your answer!
'Just Do It' is a slogan of which famous company that was founded in Eugene?
2 of 15Pick your answer!
Wapato is popular in Oregon cuisine, what is it?
a kind of cheese
a root vegetable
a leafy green vegetable
3 of 15Pick your answer!
Acid tests, made famous in a book by Eugene's Ken Kesey are _________.
surrealistic movies
parties where people take LSD for the first time
the pre-Internet version of flash mobs
4 of 15Pick your answer!
"Three white frosts and a rain" is an old saying referring to __________.
the fact that you should try many times and not give up
Oregon's weather
where in Oregon to pan for gold
5 of 15Pick your answer!
Eugene has many locavores. What is a locavore?
someone who only eats locally sourced food
a rodent smaller than a mouse
a seasonal rainstorm
6 of 15Pick your answer!
In Oregon's cuisine, sockeye is a type of _________.
7 of 15Pick your answer!
Eugene has a filbert grove. Filberts are _______.
a type of apple
8 of 15Pick your answer!
Geoducks are common in Oregon cuisine, what are they?
a miniature shrimp
a type of snail
a type of saltwater clam
9 of 15Pick your answer!
In Oregon, Tillamook is a type of _______ cheese.
10 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of the following is a morel?
leafy green vegetable
11 of 15Pick your answer!
The winner of the annual Eugene beauty pageant is crowned ________.
The Queen Eugene
The Princess of Eugene
The Slug Queen
12 of 15Pick your answer!
The University of Oregon _____.
13 of 15Pick your answer!
What is the monument at the top of Skinner Butte called?
The Home Station
The Big O
Old Duck
14 of 15Pick your answer!
What type of person lives a granola lifestyle?
a fitness junkie
a laid back, liberal person
a couch potato
15 of 15Pick your answer!
What are the Timbers?
a forest in Eugene
A soccer team
a lumberjack company
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