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Are You a Rebel or a Yankee?
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  1. How do you pronounce Aunt?
    • Like the word want
    • Like the word ant
    • Like the word caught
    • Like ain't
  2. How do you pronounce caramel?
    • Two syllables ("car-ml")
    • Three syllables ("car-a-mel")
    • Either
    • Don't know
  3. How do you pronounce creek?
    • Sounds like meek
    • Sounds like kick
    • I say "brook"
    • Don't know
  4. How do you pronounce the second syllable in pajamas?
    • Sounds like jam
    • Sounds like job
    • Either
    • Don't know
  5. How do you pronounce "route"?
    • Sounds like root
    • Sounds like rout
    • Either
    • Almost sounds like rut
    • Don't know
  6. Do you pronounce "cot" and "caught" the same way?
    • Yes
    • No
    • Caught = kawt
    • Don't know
  7. How do you address a group of people?
    • You(se) guys
    • You all
    • Youse
    • You'uns, yins
    • Y'all
  8. What kind of sale is it on the front lawn?
    • Rummage sale
    • Tag sale
    • Yard sale
    • Garage sale
  9. What's that long sandwich with lots of cold cuts and toppings?
    • Sub
    • Hoagie
    • Grinder
    • Italian
    • Hero
    • Po Boy
  10. What's the tiny lobster that crawls around in creek bottoms?
    • Crawfish
    • Crayfish
    • Crawdad
    • Mud bug
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  1. What do you call gym shoes?
    • Sneakers
    • Tennis shoes
    • Gym shoes
    • Running shoes
  2. What is spread onto the tops of cakes?
    • Frosting
    • Icing
    • Don't know
    • Don't care
  3. What's that road along an Interstate highway?
    • Frontage road
    • Service road
    • Access road
    • Feeder
  4. What do you put groceries in?
    • Bag
    • Sack
    • Poke
    • No answer
  5. Where might you get water in a public building?
    • Water fountain
    • Drinking fountain
    • Bubbler
    • No answer
  6. What is that bubbly carbonated drink called?
    • Soda
    • Coke
    • Pop
    • (Soft) Drink
    • Tonic
  7. What's it called when you throw toilet paper over a house?
    • TP'ing
    • Toilet papering
    • Rolling
    • Papering
    • Wrapping
  8. What's the night before Halloween called?
    • Beggar's night
    • Devil's night
    • Mischief night
    • Cabbage night
    • No special word
  9. What's a drive through liquor store called?
    • I don't go to such (none of the below)
    • Brew thru
    • Beverage barn
    • Party barn
  10. What's that bug that rolls into a ball when you touch it?
    • Potato bug
    • Pillbug
    • Roly-Poly
    • Doodle bug
    • Sow bug
    • Cellar Bug

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