Quiz: You Can Only Claim To Be Southern If You Can Get 100% On This Test

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Bless your heart if you think you can pass this quiz.

If you're from the deep South or you love Southern culture you better ace all of the questions in this fun but challenging quiz!

 Jun 25, 2019

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

If you want to see the Grand Ole Opry, you will need to head to ___.
Memphis
Nashville
Atlanta

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which drink would you reach for on a hot summer day?
Coca Cola
Sweet Tea
Water

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

At what grocery store do Southerners shop?
The Piggly Wiggly
Trader Joe's
Whole Foods

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is a "hushpuppy'"?
Cornmeal bread
A quiet dog
A suede shoe

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Can "bless your heart" be an insult?
No
Yes

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What kind of insects would you catch in a mason jar?
Flies
Bees
Lightning bugs

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

"That dog won't hunt" means what?
Animals are safe
Something is useless
Your dog is lazy

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What's a "buggy"?
A shopping cart
A crazy person
An insect

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

If you are invited to a dinner party what should you bring?
Nothing
A gift or hot dish
Your invitation

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What does "RC" stand for on a RC Cola?
Royal Craft
Rich Cola
Royal Crown

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is a "honky-tonk"?
A dance
A bar
A song

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What does "cattywampus" describe?
Wetland plant
Chaos
A wailing cat

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

"The Big Easy" can only refer to ___.
Tallahassee
Atlanta
New Orleans

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What do gizzards, chitlins, and tripe have in common?
They are all organ meats
They are Southern desserts
They are vegetables native to the South

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Blue cheese is associated with what Southern university?
Clemson
Baylor
Emory

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

In what state is the Jack Daniels plant located?
Arkansas
North Carolina
Tennessee

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

"The Devil Went Down to Georgia" was a hit for what group?
The Oakridge Boys
The Allman Brothers
The Charlie Daniels Band

18 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is a "suck-egg dog"?
Someone who smells
Someone who don't do right
A dog that steals eggs
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Do you know what it means when someone has a "burr in his saddle" or is as busy as a "one-legged cat in a sandbox"? Do you know what beverage southerners refer to as "sweet tea"? If you were in the kitchen with your Grandma, could you easily whip up gritz without her guidance? How about history? If you were asked about historical battles such as the Civil War could you confidently answer questions? If you answered "yes" to any of these questions, this countryfied quiz might be just what the doctor ordered!

The American South is known as a place of kind people with a rich culture and history. To outsiders, folks from the area have some of the most unusual slang terms, food, and landmarks in the country! If you're from the South and your character and voice were created in that part of the world, your charm, how you carry yourself and the adorably funny way you speak will make everyone, everywhere stop and take notice!

Southerners are colorful, warm and mostly easy to understand—that is, if you're from that part of the country, but some things about people from the South confuse everyone else. However, if you're a Southerner by birth or at heart, you'll be able to understand the area's words and culture completely!

So, settle in and take this quiz to see how well you can answer the eighteen questions on South, its language, food, and culture. We know you can ace it, because you're smart as all get out, bless your heart!