Quiz: How Well Do You Know West Virginia Slang?

Are you ready for a peck of trouble?

West Virginia
 Jul 03, 2018
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Question: 1/18Pick your answer!

What is a "poke"?
Grocery bag
A towel
A fancy hat

Question: 2/18Pick your answer!

What does it mean when you are in a "peck" of trouble?
A serious amount of trouble
No problem
Just a little bit of a mess

Question: 3/18Pick your answer!

A "buggy" is a ________.
large shelf
grocery kart
tv set

Question: 4/18Pick your answer!

What is the Thundering Herd?
Fans of Marshall University football
It's what you call a herd of buffalo
It's what you call the highways at rush hour

Question: 5/18Pick your answer!

Some natives know that West Virginian coal miners supposedly invented these rolls.
Bread rolls
Pepperoni rolls
Sweet rolls

Question: 6/18Pick your answer!

Which breakfast chain originated in West Virginia?
Tudor's Biscuit World
Church's Chicken and Waffles

Question: 7/18Pick your answer!

A bushel and a peck means what?
A bird
A bushel and a kiss
A lot

Question: 8/18Pick your answer!

A West Virginian might describe a bad person as what?
A mongrel
An egg-sucking dog

Question: 9/18Pick your answer!

What are "ramps"?

Question: 10/18Pick your answer!

If someone is moving like "molasses" that means ______.
they are moving WAY too slow
they are going at a pretty fine rate
they are moving very fluidly

Question: 11/18Pick your answer!

What do West Virginian's call milk when it's sour?
Sorry creme

Question: 12/18Pick your answer!

What does "holler" mean?
A type of bird
A small rising valley region between two hills or mountains
The neighbor

Question: 13/18Pick your answer!

What does it mean when you ask someone to "sit for a spell"?
Sit in the mudd
Lay down and take a nap
Hang out for a while

Question: 14/18Pick your answer!

A "crick" is a _______.
bunch of tourists
neck spasm
creek/small amount of movie water

Question: 15/18Pick your answer!

"Red up" your room means to ______.
make it messy
paint it
clean it up

Question: 16/18Pick your answer!

What would you call a TV remote?
A changer
A clicker
A pointer

Question: 17/18Pick your answer!

If a recipe calls for "ramps" what ingredient do you actually need?
Butter clumps

Question: 18/18Pick your answer!

What might you say if you're a little tired?
Let's lay down for a mom'ent
Let's take a fiver
Let's sit for a spell
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