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

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This quiz tests your knowledge on everything about Kentucky and the local slang, traditions, and favorite local foods. Think you can pass?

 Sep 15, 2018
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How would you describe the popular dish called “Burgoo”?
It’s pretty similar to mashed potatoes
It’s like a cheeseburger
It’s like a spicy stew
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What's that popular Kentucky sandwich (the one with Mornay sauce on it) called?
A Jumping Larry
A Hot Brown
A Tartine
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What’s the proper way to pronounce Louisville?
Loo-uh-vul
Loo-ee-ville
Lewis-ville
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You’ve definitely had to be on the lookout for which aggressive animal before?
Polar bears
Wild turkey
Alligators
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What color do you bleed for Wildcats basketball?
Blue
Purple
Red
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What are the best potato chips in Kentucky?
Cheetos
Grippo’s
Funyons
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You can probably find some deals and steals at which event at the beginning of every summer?
Red Hot Kentucky Tag Sale
400 Mile Sale on Highway 68
Louisville “Everything Must Go” Slug Off
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What do you call those carts at grocery stores?
Carriages
Buggies
Slammers
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What phrase do you sometimes use to express sympathy, concern, or maybe even an insult?
Bless your soul!
Oh, bless me!
Bless your heart!
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If someone asks where you’re from, you might not say the city, but the:
County
Farm
Water Tower
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What game is a favorite to play at tailgates and barbecues?
Disc Golf
Cornhole/bags
Ultimate frisbee
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In these parts, you don’t even need to say it, your tea will always be:
Spicy
Minty
Sweet
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What are a lot of the streets in Lexington named after?
Horses
Presidents
States
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Speaking of presidents, which famous one was born in Kentucky?
Abraham Lincoln
Ronald Reagan
Dwight Eisenhower
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If you're drinking "Wild Turkey" what are you actually drinking?
A cranberry milkshake
A rootbeer float
A particular brand of bourbon whiskey
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Which Kentucky ginger ale is your go-to?
Canada Dry
Ale-8
Schwepp’s
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Meanwhile, what’s a Brown Betty?
A sweet dessert made with apples
A person who's up to no good
A female tourist
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What type of bat is Louisville famous for?
A home-runner
A thumper
A slugger
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What’s Kentucky known as?
The Bluegrass State
The Twangy State
The Country State
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How are you addressing a big group of people?
Y'all
All y'alls
Youse guys
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What is "Churchhill Downs"?
The racetrack where the Kentucky Derby is held
A popular shopping center in Lexington
A huge church group throughout Kentucky
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