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Can You Decipher North Dakota Slang?

Every state has a few words and phrases that are totally their own! Do you think you can decipher the slang of the mysterious state of North Dakota? Let's put your knowledge to the test!
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What does the phrase "uff da" indicate?
Frustration or annyoance
Happiness and celebration
Anger and sadness

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If it's "below" in North Dakota, then it's very....
Rainy
Cold
Hot

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What is the last meal of the day called in North Dakota?
Dinner
Supper
Lunch

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If someone proclaims, "ya sure" what might it mean?
Agreement, consideration, or sarcasm.
You're a liar!
Anger, frustration, and sadness.

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What is a "salad" in North Dakota?
Anything with mayonnaise, cool whip, or jello
A leafy green mix with veggies
Any kind of casserole

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If someone says, "that's....different" they are likely a bit....
Shocked or alarmed by your news.
Annoyed by who you are.
Skeptical of you.

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What is a "bar" in North Dakota?
A type of dessert
A person who doesn't drink
A person who doesn't say much

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"Tough tomatoes" means _____.
Bad luck
Look out
You look great

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What do North Dakotans call carbonated drinks?
Pop
Bubble drink
Fizz

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"Oh, for fun!" means ______.
That's great!
You messed up!
You smell!

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"Dontcha know" is used when?
At the end of a sentence.
When giving a compliment.
When saying hello.

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What exactly is a "pastie?"
A meat pie
Someone from South Dakota
Someone who is pale

C+, North Dakota Slang Novice

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Uh-oh! You don't know the slang of North Dakota very well just yet! Though you might know a few words and phrases from this state, you've still got so much to learn. Worry not, you'll learn the ropes in no time!

B+, North Dakota Slang Nifty

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are North Dakota slang nifty! It's obvious that you've either lived in North Dakota or have spent a great deal of time here. You know the words, phrases, and vernacular of this state like no one else!

A+, North Dakota Slang Ace

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are a total North Dakota slang ace! Lots of people claim to know the state of North Dakota, but few people do! You can walk the walk and talk the talk with anyone who calls this state home. Well done!
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1
What does the phrase "uff da" indicate?
Frustration or annyoance
Happiness and celebration
Anger and sadness
2
If it's "below" in North Dakota, then it's very....
Rainy
Cold
Hot
3
What is the last meal of the day called in North Dakota?
Dinner
Supper
Lunch
4
If someone proclaims, "ya sure" what might it mean?
Agreement, consideration, or sarcasm.
You're a liar!
Anger, frustration, and sadness.
5
What is a "salad" in North Dakota?
Anything with mayonnaise, cool whip, or jello
A leafy green mix with veggies
Any kind of casserole
6
If someone says, "that's....different" they are likely a bit....
Shocked or alarmed by your news.
Annoyed by who you are.
Skeptical of you.
7
What is a "bar" in North Dakota?
A type of dessert
A person who doesn't drink
A person who doesn't say much
8
"Tough tomatoes" means _____.
Bad luck
Look out
You look great
9
What do North Dakotans call carbonated drinks?
Pop
Bubble drink
Fizz
10
"Oh, for fun!" means ______.
That's great!
You messed up!
You smell!
11
"Dontcha know" is used when?
At the end of a sentence.
When giving a compliment.
When saying hello.
12
What exactly is a "pastie?"
A meat pie
Someone from South Dakota
Someone who is pale

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