How Well Do You Know Canadian Slang? Quiz

Approved & Edited by ProProfs Editorial Team
The editorial team at ProProfs Quizzes consists of a select group of subject experts, trivia writers, and quiz masters who have authored over 10,000 quizzes taken by more than 100 million users. This team includes our in-house seasoned quiz moderators and subject matter experts. Our editorial experts, spread across the world, are rigorously trained using our comprehensive guidelines to ensure that you receive the highest quality quizzes.
Learn about Our Editorial Process
| By Keith Foster
Keith Foster, Quiz Creator
Keith is a dedicated member of ProProfs.com, specializing in creating engaging and diverse quizzes. His passion for knowledge and creativity drives him to develop captivating and enjoyable content. Keith's commitment to high-quality standards and innovative ideas ensures his quizzes are informative and entertaining for a wide audience.
Quizzes Created: 1110 | Total Attempts: 2,035,578
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 390

SettingsSettingsSettings
How Well Do You Know Canadian Slang? Quiz - Quiz

Are you ready for this Canadian slang quiz? There are many popular slangs that are used in Canada, which you might be aware of or unaware of. In this quiz, you will get to test your knowledge about Canadian slang. If you think you know the Canadian slang language very well, then try to beat this quiz with at least a 70 percent score. Are you ready to take this challenge? Then let's go!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    When referring to someone from Canada, what slang term is used?

    • A.

      Canuck

    • B.

      Buckeye

    • C.

      Caddy

    • D.

      None of these

    Correct Answer
    A. Canuck
    Explanation
    In Canada, the slang term used to refer to someone from Canada is "Canuck". This term is commonly used and recognized in Canadian culture. It is similar to how people from the United States are referred to as "Yankees" or people from Australia are referred to as "Aussies". "Buckeye" refers to someone from the state of Ohio in the United States, while "Caddy" is a term used to refer to a golf caddy. Therefore, the correct answer is "Canuck".

    Rate this question:

  • 2. 

    Canadians may use KD for

    • A.

      Kilometer

    • B.

      Known developer

    • C.

      Kraft Mac n Cheese

    • D.

      None of these

    Correct Answer
    C. Kraft Mac n Cheese
    Explanation
    Canadians may use KD to refer to Kraft Mac n Cheese. KD is a popular abbreviation for Kraft Dinner, which is the Canadian name for Kraft Mac n Cheese. This dish is a beloved comfort food in Canada and has become synonymous with the KD abbreviation. Therefore, the correct answer is Kraft Mac n Cheese.

    Rate this question:

  • 3. 

    Mickey in Canadian slang means

    • A.

      A bar

    • B.

      A bottle of liquor

    • C.

      A small person

    • D.

      None of these

    Correct Answer
    B. A bottle of liquor
    Explanation
    In Canadian slang, "Mickey" refers to a bottle of liquor. This term is commonly used to describe a small bottle of alcohol, typically containing around 375 ml. It is often used when referring to a discreet or easily concealable container of alcohol, such as a flask.

    Rate this question:

  • 4. 

    To talk about someone without mentioning the name, Canadian may use

    • A.

      Buddy

    • B.

      Bros

    • C.

      Fella

    • D.

      None of these

    Correct Answer
    A. Buddy
    Explanation
    In Canada, it is common for people to use the term "buddy" when referring to someone without mentioning their name. This term is often used as a friendly and informal way to address someone, similar to "friend" or "pal". It is a colloquial expression that is widely understood and accepted in Canadian culture. Therefore, "buddy" is the appropriate term that Canadians may use when talking about someone without mentioning their name.

    Rate this question:

  • 5. 

    When Canadians say Timmies, they mean

    • A.

      A bar

    • B.

      A coffee shop

    • C.

      A park

    • D.

      All of these

    Correct Answer
    B. A coffee shop
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "A coffee shop." When Canadians say "Timmies," they are referring to Tim Hortons, a popular Canadian coffee shop chain. Tim Hortons is known for its coffee, donuts, and other baked goods. It is a beloved and iconic brand in Canada, often considered a cultural symbol. Therefore, when Canadians use the term "Timmies," they are specifically referring to this coffee shop.

    Rate this question:

  • 6. 

    What do Canadians call the item they use for sledding in the snow?

    • A.

      Snowslide

    • B.

      Ice breaker

    • C.

      Swift

    • D.

      Toboggan

    Correct Answer
    D. Toboggan
    Explanation
    Canadians call the item they use for sledding in the snow a toboggan. A toboggan is a long, narrow sled made of wood or plastic, typically curved upwards at the front, used for sliding downhill on snow. It is a popular winter activity in Canada, and the term "toboggan" is commonly used to refer to this type of sled in Canadian English.

    Rate this question:

  • 7. 

    This is one of the most famous slang terms that Canadian use.

    • A.

      Ehhaaa

    • B.

      Eh

    • C.

      Hae

    • D.

      None of these

    Correct Answer
    B. Eh
    Explanation
    "Eh" is a famous slang term commonly used by Canadians. It is an interjection that is often added at the end of a sentence to seek agreement, confirmation, or to invite a response. It is a way for Canadians to express friendliness, politeness, and inclusiveness in their conversations. The term has become so well-known that it is often associated with Canadian culture and is recognized worldwide as a Canadian stereotype.

    Rate this question:

  • 8. 

    In Canada, when someone calls a person "hoser," they mean

    • A.

      Loser

    • B.

      Arrogant

    • C.

      Rude

    • D.

      Idiot

    Correct Answer
    A. Loser
    Explanation
    In Canada, calling someone a "hoser" is a slang term that is often used to refer to someone as a loser.

    Rate this question:

  • 9. 

    "Serviette" in Canada is used for

    • A.

      Network

    • B.

      A purse

    • C.

      Shoes

    • D.

      A napkin

    Correct Answer
    D. A napkin
    Explanation
    In Canada, the term "serviette" is commonly used to refer to a napkin. This term is used to describe a small piece of cloth or paper that is used to wipe the mouth and hands while eating. In Canadian culture, it is customary to use a serviette during meals to maintain cleanliness and hygiene. Therefore, the correct answer is A napkin.

    Rate this question:

  • 10. 

    What would a Canadian use instead of the word "sneakers?"

    • A.

      Fitters

    • B.

      Trainers

    • C.

      Runners

    • D.

      None of these

    Correct Answer
    C. Runners
    Explanation
    In Canada, the term "runners" is commonly used instead of "sneakers" to refer to athletic shoes. This is a regional variation in vocabulary, where "runners" is the preferred term.

    Rate this question:

Quiz Review Timeline +

Our quizzes are rigorously reviewed, monitored and continuously updated by our expert board to maintain accuracy, relevance, and timeliness.

  • Current Version
  • Mar 21, 2023
    Quiz Edited by
    ProProfs Editorial Team
  • Dec 28, 2021
    Quiz Created by
    Keith Foster
Back to Top Back to top
Advertisement
×

Wait!
Here's an interesting quiz for you.

We have other quizzes matching your interest.