Quiz: Are You Midwestern Enough To Ace This Illinois Slang Test?


Are you well versed with common Illinoisisms?

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 Feb 27, 2017

1 of 10Pick one!

What do you call the room with the toilet and bath tub?
Powder room

2 of 10Pick one!

What does it mean when someone feels 'salty'?

3 of 10Pick one!

What kind of shoes do you wear to work out?
Rubber shoes
Gym shoes

4 of 10Pick one!

What would you call a sandwich?

5 of 10Pick one!

When you hear the phrase 'Knee High by the Fourth of July,' what is the speaker referring to?

6 of 10Pick one!

What do Illinoisans max out on?

7 of 10Pick one!

What does LSD stand for?
Lysergic Synthetic Diethylamide
Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds
Lake Shore Drive

8 of 10Pick one!

Which of the following terms mean unbelievable?

9 of 10Pick one!

Which of the following terms is a catch-all phrase for grinding in the club?
Turn up
Cash Me Off

10 of 10Pick one!

Going on the El means:
Loser train
Going on the subway
Road trip to Louisville
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