Quiz: How Well Do You Actually Know Chicago Street Slang?

Are you from the streets of the Windy City?

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 Jul 17, 2018
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Question: 1/18Pick your answer!

If you're driving down "LSD" what do you have a view of?
Lake Superior
Lake Erie
Lake Michigan

Question: 2/18Pick your answer!

What does "the L" refer to?
The long way to drive downtown
The shore of Lake Michigan
The elevated public transit trains

Question: 3/18Pick your answer!

If you're "flying the W" what just happened?
You're running late
Cubbies won!
You caught a flight

Question: 4/18Pick your answer!

"Addison." What's it mean?
It's just a woman's name
The red line stop you get off at for Wrigley Field
The red line stop you get off at for Millennium Park

Question: 5/18Pick your answer!

The "Lovable Losers" refers to which Chicago team?
The Bears
The Cubs
The Blackhawks

Question: 6/18Pick your answer!

Which ingredient would you NEVER find on a "Chicago Dog?"
Dill Pickle

Question: 7/18Pick your answer!

What is "the Loop?"
A restaurant
A roller coaster
Downtown Chicago

Question: 8/18Pick your answer!

What does "da" mean?
The, but with a Chicago accent... Da Bears!
It means "duh," duh!
It's another word for dad

Question: 9/18Pick your answer!

You know that at "Portillo's" you can get some seriously good _______.
Pasta salad
Hot dogs and fries
Deep dish pizza

Question: 10/18Pick your answer!

Why is a certain area of Rush Street called "the Viagra Triangle?"
No one knows how it got this name
There is a Viagra store
Affluent men hang out here with younger ladies

Question: 11/18Pick your answer!

What would you call soda?
A fizz

Question: 12/18Pick your answer!

What's "the Drake?"
A stop on the L
An iconic hotel close to Oak Street Beach
A mall way on the west side

Question: 13/18Pick your answer!

If you're running to the store real quick, you're probably headed to:
Jewel Osco

Question: 14/18Pick your answer!

If a tourist asks how to get to "the Bean," you need to tell them how to get to:
Millenium Park
River North
Old Town

Question: 15/18Pick your answer!

What is a "grachki?"
An insulting name
A type of car
Garage key

Question: 16/18Pick your answer!

In the summer, you definitely go to The Taste of Chicago, but you call it ___.
The Taste
Food Bonanza

Question: 17/18Pick your answer!

"Deep Dish." What's it mean?
The only way to eat pizza, of course
Some really good gossip
Literally, a dish that is deep

Question: 18/18Pick the correct answer!

Which of the following is NOT a nickname for Chicago?
The Little Apple
The Windy City
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