Are You Missouri Enough To Decipher ALL This MO Lingo? Bet Not!

Show Me your Show Me State knowledge!

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 Apr 05, 2019
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Question: 1/19Choose your answer!


It really confuses some out-of-staters, but _____ is actually in Missouri!
Nebraska City
Colorado City
Kansas City

Question: 2/19Choose your answer!


You or someone you know pronounces “wash” with the letter ___ in it.
L. Like walsh!
R. Like warsh!
E. Like wesh!

Question: 3/19Choose your answer!


You guys loved this Lake long before there was a Netflix show with it’s name:
Ozark
Okoboji
Tahoe

Question: 4/19Choose your answer!


The state bird might be a Blue Bird, but you Missourians really do love your _______. Or royals.
Gamecocks
Cardinals
Blackbirds

Question: 5/19Choose your answer!


And if you love the Cardinals, you certainly hate the:
Dodgers! Ugh.
Cubs! Ugh.
Diamondbacks! Ugh.

Question: 6/19Choose your answer!


When it comes to football, you’ve got to have some complicated feelings over the _____, after they relocated to Los Angeles.
Pats
Rams
Giants

Question: 7/19Choose your answer!


Three words: ______ Butter Cake
Gooey
Raspberry
Molten

Question: 8/19Choose your answer!


The rest of the world knows your beloved St. Louis Bread Company by what other name?
Corner Bakery
Panera
Subway

Question: 9/19Choose your answer!


Which of these parks is NOT in Missouri?
Six Flags
Silver Dollar City
Knott’s Berry Farm

Question: 10/19Choose your answer!


True or false? The St. Louis Arch is completely solid.
False, you can even take an elevator up it!
True, it’s complete solid marble!

Question: 11/19Choose your answer!


What two animals appear on the Missouri state flag?
Lions
Bears
Badgers

Question: 12/19Choose your answer!


How might a Missourian pronounce Highway 44?
Like furty fur
Lile firty fir
Like farty far

Question: 13/19Choose your answer!


You’ve probably got a good sense of adventure if you’re willing to try some Rocky Mountain Oysters, considering they’re actually:
Pig hooves
Cow brains
Bull testicles

Question: 14/19Choose your answer!


Have you ever gone _____ exploring? Probably considering Missouri has more _____ than most of the US!
Gorge
Cave
Forest

Question: 15/19Choose your answer!


Yes, _____ University is in Missouri! It’s named after a person, not the state.
Washington
New Hampshire
Virginia

Question: 16/19Choose your answer!


Which of these famous writers was born in Missouri and based their works on the area?
Mark Twain
Edgar Allen Poe
Emily Dickinson

Question: 17/19Choose your answer!


When you meet another Missourian the first question you ask is often:
"What type of car do you drive?"
"What high school did you go to?"
"North or West?"

Question: 18/19Choose your answer!


Which of these foods is a St. Louis classic?
Philly Cheesesteak
Deep fried ravioli
Deep dish pizza

Question: 19/19Choose your answer!


It’s no wonder why you love the _______ State. There really is nowhere else like Missouri!
Garden
Show Me
Silver
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