Can You Decipher Alabama Slang?

Do you think you've got what it takes to decipher the slang of Alabama? It's time to find out just how good your slang skills truly are. Take these 12 questions and put your Alabama slang to the test!
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When someone in Alabama refers to a "pickup" what are they referring to?
A truck
The garbage man
The north
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What does the word "tide" refer to in Alabama?
The ocean
A college football team
A lake in Alabama
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What is a "buggy" in Alabama?
A car
A truck
A grocery cart
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If you're hanging out with your "kinfolk" in Alabama, who are you hanging out with?
Your co-workers
Your family
Your friends
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If something is "yonder way" in Alabama, how far away is it?
A few hundred feet
Right next to you
Out of sight
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If you're in Alabama you _______ your potatoes.
Mash
Smash
Bake
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What do citizens of Alabama call a carbonated beverage?
Soda
Pop
Coke
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What does the term "milk sandwiches" mean in Alabama?
There's the potential for snow
You need to ready your child's lunch
You need to stop at the store
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If you're "preaching to the choir" then something is very....
Obvious
Confusing
Shameful
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What does "LA" mean in Alabama?
Los Angeles
Lost Alabama
Lower Alabama
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Who is Meemaw in Alabama?
Your mother
Your grandmother
Your aunt
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If you're going to the "shelter" in Alabama, where are you going?
An animal shelter
A fall out shelter
A tornado or storm shelter
Result
Unfortunately, this quiz proved that you're a bit Alabama slang slow! While you may know a few of the slang words used in this great state, you'll need a bit more time before you can blend in within the confines of Alabama!

C+, Alabama Slang Slow

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Based on the results of this quiz you are Alabama slang savvy! It's obvious that you've spent some time in this great state! Not only do you know the slang well, but you know words only a true Alabamian would know!

B+, Alabama Slang Savvy

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are truly an Alabama slang hero! It's obvious that you know and love the state of Alabama way better than most. From the slang to the culture, you know this state as well as your own.

A+, Alabama Slang Hero

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1
When someone in Alabama refers to a "pickup" what are they referring to?
A truck
The garbage man
The north
2
What does the word "tide" refer to in Alabama?
The ocean
A college football team
A lake in Alabama
3
What is a "buggy" in Alabama?
A car
A truck
A grocery cart
4
If you're hanging out with your "kinfolk" in Alabama, who are you hanging out with?
Your co-workers
Your family
Your friends
5
If something is "yonder way" in Alabama, how far away is it?
A few hundred feet
Right next to you
Out of sight
6
If you're in Alabama you _______ your potatoes.
Mash
Smash
Bake
7
What do citizens of Alabama call a carbonated beverage?
Soda
Pop
Coke
8
What does the term "milk sandwiches" mean in Alabama?
There's the potential for snow
You need to ready your child's lunch
You need to stop at the store
9
If you're "preaching to the choir" then something is very....
Obvious
Confusing
Shameful
10
What does "LA" mean in Alabama?
Los Angeles
Lost Alabama
Lower Alabama
11
Who is Meemaw in Alabama?
Your mother
Your grandmother
Your aunt
12
If you're going to the "shelter" in Alabama, where are you going?
An animal shelter
A fall out shelter
A tornado or storm shelter