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Can You Decipher Idaho Slang?

Ever wondered if you could keep up with the locals in Idaho? Are you a slang expert who knows regional language like a pro? It's time to find out! Take these 12 quiz questions and discover if you can actually decipher Idaho slang. It might not be as simple as you think!
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If someone proclaims they "bleed blue," what are they saying?
They have a blood disorder.
They love America.
They're a Boise State fan.

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Who is "Buster?"
That one annoying neighbor.
A beloved mascot.
A brother.

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What happens at "Treefort?"
Live music
Kids play board games
Zip lining

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If you're attending a "potato drop" what day of the year is it?
New Years Eve
Christmas
Fourth of July

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What is "fry sauce?"
Horseradish.
A combination of ketchup and mustard.
A combination of ketchup and mayonnaise.

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What exactly is a "jockey box?"
A jewelry box
A gun safe
A glove box

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If you spot a "whistle pig" you're looking at a...
Three legged dog
Prairie dog
Raccoon

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If you're fishing at a "crick" you're actually at a.....
River
Creek
Lake

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If you're passing through "BoDo" where are you?
Downtown Boise
Visiting Twin Falls
Moscow

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If something is opposite of you it's what?
Kitty corner
Opsies
Over there

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If something is very "spendy" then it's....
Cheap
Expensive
On sale

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If you're "spinning cookies" what are you doing?
Telling lies
Doing donuts with your car
Throwing up

C+, Idaho Slang Standard

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You have a standard understanding of Idaho slang, but you don’t know quite enough to call yourself an expert just yet! While you won’t be talking the talk in Idaho anytime soon, you do have a great foundation to keep building upon. Keep on learning and never give up!

B+, Idaho Slang Smart

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Go ahead and book that trip to Idaho, because you could definitely hold your own when talking to a local! You’re not mystified by the slang of this state in the slightest. It’s obvious that you’re pretty culturally aware and well traveled. Go ahead and brag about it, not everyone can do what you just did!

A+, Idaho Slang Savvy

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Based on the results of this quiz, you’re truly Idaho slang savvy! It’s obvious that you know the slang of Idaho like only a true resident can. From local remarks to clever quips, you can keep up with any long time resident of this great state. Go ahead and book that trip, you can hold your own in Idaho!
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1
If someone proclaims they "bleed blue," what are they saying?
They have a blood disorder.
They love America.
They're a Boise State fan.
2
Who is "Buster?"
That one annoying neighbor.
A beloved mascot.
A brother.
3
What happens at "Treefort?"
Live music
Kids play board games
Zip lining
4
If you're attending a "potato drop" what day of the year is it?
New Years Eve
Christmas
Fourth of July
5
What is "fry sauce?"
Horseradish.
A combination of ketchup and mustard.
A combination of ketchup and mayonnaise.
6
What exactly is a "jockey box?"
A jewelry box
A gun safe
A glove box
7
If you spot a "whistle pig" you're looking at a...
Three legged dog
Prairie dog
Raccoon
8
If you're fishing at a "crick" you're actually at a.....
River
Creek
Lake
9
If you're passing through "BoDo" where are you?
Downtown Boise
Visiting Twin Falls
Moscow
10
If something is opposite of you it's what?
Kitty corner
Opsies
Over there
11
If something is very "spendy" then it's....
Cheap
Expensive
On sale
12
If you're "spinning cookies" what are you doing?
Telling lies
Doing donuts with your car
Throwing up

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