Quiz: Can You Score At Least 10/15 On This Southern Etiquette Test?


Only a true Southern belle could ace this test!

Quiz on traditional and modern Southern etiquette, table manners, grooming, sororities, entertaining, and more.

 Sep 24, 2017

1 of 15Choose your answer!

What do most Southerners call their mother and father?
Mom and Dad
Mama and Daddy
Mummy and Pop

2 of 15Choose your answer!

What is a cotillion?
A "coming of age" ball
A greeting
A type of food

3 of 15Choose your answer!

What utensils are used for the main course of a meal?
The ones furthest from the plate
The ones set on the plate
The ones closest to the plate

4 of 15Choose your answer!

A(n) _____ should always be brought for the hostess.

5 of 15Choose your answer!

How do Southerners thank someone for a present?
With wine
With a simple "thank you" in person
With a handwritten thank you note

6 of 15Choose your answer!

When can Southern belles no longer wear white shoes?
After Halloween
After Memorial Day
After Labor Day

7 of 15Choose your answer!

To have a "legacy" at a sorority means what?
You made a good impression
You have friends in the sorority
Members of your family were in the sorority

8 of 15Choose your answer!

Southern women should never...

9 of 15Choose your answer!

A woman should always be addressed as _____.

10 of 15Choose your answer!

A man should always be addressed as _____.

11 of 15Choose your answer!

What is the etiquette when asking for a favor?
Ask in a letter
Say "please" and "thank you"
Offer money

12 of 15Choose your answer!

If invited to a party, it's expected for people to ________.
wear their best outfit
always attend
RSVP as soon as possible

13 of 15Choose your answer!

What should people never do at a dining table in the South?
Put their elbows on the table
Ask to use the restroom
Make conversation

14 of 15Choose your answer!

After sleeping in someone's home, people should _______.
shower in the morning
make breakfast
make the bed

15 of 15Choose your answer!

What do Southerners never wear while inside?
A hat
A sweater
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