Quiz: Are You Smart Enough To Ace This Appalachian Slang Test?

Midwest, Midwestern, hiking, travel
whatculture.com

Fixin' to take this quiz now?

A quiz about the various phrases and slang words from Appalachian English, otherwise known as Southern Mountain English.

 Jun 22, 2017
1 of 12Pick your answer!
What does "airish" mean?
chilly outside
aloof
scared
2 of 12Pick your answer!
Cathead is a ___.
large Southern biscuit
snail
catfish
3 of 12Pick your answer!
Your mom would tell you not to "gaum" in your room, meaning...
eat
brush your teeth
make a mess
4 of 12Pick your answer!
You were always jealous of those kids with the latest "whimmy-diddles," or...
toy; contraption
gum; candy
coffee
5 of 12Pick your answer!
When leaving for work, make sure to bring your "poke"
bag
wagon
ketchup
6 of 12Pick your answer!
"Young'uns" should always respect their elders
fans
children
horses
7 of 12Pick your answer!
"Duddint" make you mad?!
couldn't it
wouldn't it
doesn't it
8 of 12Pick your answer!
"Mess" of greens
hurdle
serving of a dish
target
9 of 12Pick your answer!
Get the "buggy" to put groceries in
shopping cart
coffee
water kettle
10 of 12Pick your answer!
"I don't chew my cabbage twice."
I don't drive a car
I don't repeat myself
I don't go to church
11 of 12Pick your answer!
"Y'all" refers to...
You smalls (kids)
You're always (something someone is always doing)
You all
12 of 12Pick your answer!
I'm "fixin' " to go to the lake
I want to go to the lake
I'm making a picnic lunch for when we go to the lake
I am trying to get my friends to go to the lake with me
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

Ready to challenge yourself? Well, you’re in luck! Don’t you worry, we’ve got the best mind teasers, trivia, and general knowledge questions to test how smart you really are when it comes to all things knowledge, education, and more! If you consider yourself a wiz when it comes to riddles, or if you just need a break from the hectic world around you - give this quiz a try!

Do you know the biggest planet in our solar system? What about the full lyrics to Michael Jackson’s “Beat It”? Can you quote every line from “Pretty Woman”, or figure out how many mittens two iguanas and three kittens would need to stay warm in the winter? If you said yes to any of these questions, then this is the place for you! From quizzes about your hometown to quizzes about your favorite songs, women.com has it all!

Looking for a math test? A grammar test? A movie test? Or maybe even a nursery rhyme test? Whatever your heart desires, we can quiz you on it! Visit women.com/quizzes to check out some of our other viral content, and as always, don’t forget to share with your friends! Our goal at women.com is to make people feel good about who they are - and take a relaxing break from the world outside to do something that they enjoy.

So take a breath, stop whatever you’re doing, and get ready to have a little fun. This three-minute escape is exactly what you need!