How Well Do You Know Ski Lingo?

Before you can hit the slopes you need to know the lingo! Think you know ski lingo as well as any ski bum or mountain lover? Let's find out! In just 12 questions, you may just speak fluent skier.
START THE QUIZ!

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A face mask worn to cover exposed skin is known as a....
Hoodface
Balaclava
Ski burn
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A skier or snowboarder flying down a slope in an out of control fashion is known as a.....
Deserter
Bomber
Blinger
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An epic snow fall or fresh powder is known as a....
Dusting
Dump
Blind
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What is a "brain bucket?"
A helmet.
Ski goggles.
A backpack.
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Chunks of ice formed by grooming and snowmaking are known as...
Cliff hangers
Death cookies
Death biscuits
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What is a ski lift operator known as?
A cable junkie.
A packie.
A liftie.
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A style of skiing or snowboarding primarily focused on tricks is known as what?
Cross country
Free style
Slalom
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Question 8/12

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Skiing with skis parallel to one another is known as what?
Pizza
French fries
Pancakes
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Question 9/12

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What is a "wipe-out?"
A face plant.
A pretty serious fall.
Falling from the ski lift.
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Question 10/12

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Wet or heavy snow is known as....
Oatmeal
Gruel
Mashed potatoes
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Question 11/12

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Bumps carved into the snow are known as what?
Beams
Moguls
Bannisters
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Question 12/12

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A first time skier is known as a....
Infant
Never-ever
Noob
Result
Unfortunately, this quiz was a total wipeout! Whether you're an avid skier or just like to watch, you don't know the lingo very well just yet. Perhaps, you just like to do your own thing while out on the slopes!

C+, Total Wipeout

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Right!
Clearly, you love to hit the slopes and take in all the fresh powder. Whether you're a bit of a noob or a borderline pro, you know that the lingo on the slopes is almost as important as the skis themselves!

B+, Ski Savvy

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Right!
Whoa, you're pretty much a total pro when it comes to ski lingo! Clearly, hitting the slopes and hanging with your ski bum pals is just a part of everyday life. From the lifts to the lodge, you know ski lingo as only a true ski pro can.

A+, Pro Skier

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1
A face mask worn to cover exposed skin is known as a....
Hoodface
Balaclava
Ski burn
2
A skier or snowboarder flying down a slope in an out of control fashion is known as a.....
Deserter
Bomber
Blinger
3
An epic snow fall or fresh powder is known as a....
Dusting
Dump
Blind
4
What is a "brain bucket?"
A helmet.
Ski goggles.
A backpack.
5
Chunks of ice formed by grooming and snowmaking are known as...
Cliff hangers
Death cookies
Death biscuits
6
What is a ski lift operator known as?
A cable junkie.
A packie.
A liftie.
7
A style of skiing or snowboarding primarily focused on tricks is known as what?
Cross country
Free style
Slalom
8
Skiing with skis parallel to one another is known as what?
Pizza
French fries
Pancakes
9
What is a "wipe-out?"
A face plant.
A pretty serious fall.
Falling from the ski lift.
10
Wet or heavy snow is known as....
Oatmeal
Gruel
Mashed potatoes
11
Bumps carved into the snow are known as what?
Beams
Moguls
Bannisters
12
A first time skier is known as a....
Infant
Never-ever
Noob