Quiz: How Well Do You Know Pacific Northwest Slang?

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 Jul 20, 2018
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Question: 1/18Pick your answer!


When in the PNW, why get Starbucks when you can get this instead?
Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf
Dutch Bros.
Caribou Coffee

Question: 2/18Pick your answer!


An "ecotopia" is ________.
a type of eco-friendly bus
a utopia that is in a ecologically fertile area
someone who is really mean

Question: 3/18Pick your answer!


Which popular ice cream store started in Portland and spread down the coast as far as San Diego?
Salt and Straw
Jeni's Ice Creams
Ben and Jerry's

Question: 4/18Pick your answer!


What is "fresh pow"?
Slang for Cannabis
Slang for newly-fallen snow
Slang for a fist fight

Question: 5/18Pick your answer!


If you're going to the grocery store, you might be headed to:
Ralph's
Baker's
Fred Meyer

Question: 6/18Pick your answer!


What does it mean if it's "spitting" outside?
It's super hot out
It's practically monsooning out
It's raining, but not heavy enough to even be sprinkling

Question: 7/18Pick your answer!


If something is "green" then it is ________.
really hot
sick
eco friendly

Question: 8/18Pick your answer!


What is "Muzak"?
A place to get books
A coffee shop
A company founded in Seattle

Question: 9/18Pick your answer!


A cross of two different types of blackberries is called what?
A Marionberry
A Ruspberry
A Bumbleberry

Question: 10/18Pick your answer!


Middle school or high school students in the Pacific Northwest sometimes attend a ____ dance
tolo
books
underwater basket weaving

Question: 11/18Pick your answer!


What's a yuppie?
A super outdoorsy person
A well-dressed and well-paid young person
Someone who is very uncivilized

Question: 12/18Pick your answer!


If someone is a "yuppie" they are _____.
a teacher
a fan of kayaking
a well-paid young middle-class professional

Question: 13/18Pick your answer!


What does it mean when something is "spendy"?
It's expensive
It's way fun
It's meh

Question: 14/18Pick your answer!


What does "hella" mean?
Nope
Cool
Very

Question: 15/18Pick your answer!


A "potlach" is just a different way of saying ________.
a blanket
a large meal/feast
a dog

Question: 16/18Pick your answer!


What is "grunge"?
A style of underground music
A place to vacation
Someone that is messy

Question: 17/18Pick your answer!


"CyberPunk" is a genre of ________
Disney cartoons
science fiction that focuses on science and tech
guitar music

Question: 18/18Pick your answer!


What is a Dutch Baby?
A pancake
Literally, a Dutch baby
A type of sandwich
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