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 Aug 30, 2018
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Question: 1/23Choose your answer!


How do you pronounce Mackinac?
Mack-i-knack
Mac-ee-knack
Mack-in-awe

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What’s Michigan’s advertising slogan?
Pure Michigan
Sparkling Michigan
Endlessly Michigan

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Which popular drink is known as “the Cure for Everything”?
Apple Cider
Cherry Republic
Vernors

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Which United States president grew up in MI?
John F. Kennedy
Harry S. Truman
Gerald Ford

Question: 5/23Choose your answer!


There’s a an intense rivalry between which two universities?
Oakland University and Ferris State University
University of Michigan and Michigan State University
University of Michigan and Western Michigan University

Question: 6/23Choose your answer!


Lots of people consider the first day of which season to be an unofficial holiday?
Squirrel Catching Season
Deer Hunting Season
Ice Fishing Season

Question: 7/23Choose your answer!


You often have to be on the lookout for which animal jumping out in front of your car?
Pigs
Hedgehogs
Deer

Question: 8/23Choose your answer!


What do Michiganders call tourists?
Swarmies
Booties
Fudgies

Question: 9/23Choose your answer!


You’ve had to wear this on a fair number of Halloweens:
Top hat
Stilts
Winter coat

Question: 10/23Choose your answer!


Out-of-state drivers need some time to adjust to the __________.
Michigan U-ey
Yooper Right
Michigan Left

Question: 11/23Choose your answer!


The iconic car company, Ford, started in which Michigan city?
Dearborn
Ann Arbor
Grand Rapids

Question: 12/23Choose your answer!


There’s a good chance you enjoyed which tricolor ice cream as a kid?
Green Lantern ice cream
Superman ice cream
Captain America Ice cream

Question: 13/23Choose your answer!


Which card game do you probably know how to play pretty well?
Gin rummy
Egyptian Ratscrew
Euchre

Question: 14/23Choose your answer!


What tasty dish can you expect to get near the lakes?
Fried fish
Bison burgers
Rocky Mountain Oysters

Question: 15/23Choose your answer!


What do you call soft drinks?
RC Cola
Pop
Soda

Question: 16/23Choose your answer!


What's another term you use for sneakers?
Tennis shoes
Golf brogues
Telly shoes

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Which of these is kind of like a delicious homemade hot pocket popular in MI?
Pasties
Runzas
Kolaches

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Someone who lives in the upper peninsula is called:
A slooper
A yooper
An uppity

Question: 19/23Choose your answer!


But how do those upper peninsula dwellers refer to anyone below the bridge?
Soopers
Trolls
Snakes

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What's the most Michigan way to explain to another citizen where you live in the state?
Use your hand as a map
City Distances
Cardinal Directions

Question: 21/23Choose your answer!


What’s the capital of Michigan?
Lansing
Ann Arbor
Dearborn

Question: 22/23Choose your answer!


Who do Michiganders have a particularly intense rivalry with?
The Nebraska Huskers
The Iowa Hawkeyes
The Ohio Buckeyes

Question: 23/23Choose your answer!


Lay's Potato Chips are good, but _______ are even better!
Jay's
May's
Kay's
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