Does Your Soul Belong More in the North or South?

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Teresa McGlothlin

5 Min Quiz

Do you find yourself saying "sorry" a lot when you don't have a reason to apologize?

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How many times a week do you use the phrase "bless your heart?"

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What are you most likely to be found doing on a Sunday afternoon?

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Have you ever referred to water fountain as a bubbler?

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How would your coworkers sum up your manners when you're on the phone?

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When you're having breakfast, what goes on top of your eggs?

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If you were invited to a hog roast, would you go?

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When you think about homecoming, what's the first thing that comes to mind?

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Would you rather have a biscuit or a scone along with brunch?

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You see your neighbor struggling with bags of groceries. Do you hold the door?

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Do you wash food down with coke, soda or pop?

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Which one of these things do you usually call your grandmother?

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Would you rather be seen driving a truck or an economy car during rush hour?

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What do you consider the best way to eat coleslaw?

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Would your friends say that you're aggressive or polite when you want something?

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How often do you take your soul to a religious service?

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On a hot summer's day, do you prefer the taste of sweet tea or iced coffee?

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Are you a huge college football fan, or do you prefer the big leagues?

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How many hush puppies would have with a plate of fried fish?

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Do you call the Thanksgiving side dish "stuffing" or "dressing?"

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Using one word, how would you describe your way of speaking?

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What's the best thing to put on top your grits?

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Which of these words meaning "kiss" do you use most often?

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After work, do you have dinner, or do you eat supper?

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When you're trying to get your friends' attention, do you say "y'all?"

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Which one of these salad dressings are you more likely to put on top?

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When you see a buggy, what are you looking at?

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How much butter do slather on your toast?

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Are you afraid to drive in a blinding snowstorm?

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How would you feel about going on a hunting trip?

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About This Quiz

Regardless of where you grew up, there's a good chance that your soul is more southern or more northern. You might think you know which one you are, but do you really? Once you answer the questions in this quiz, you'll have no doubt where you belong. Will it be the north, or will it be the south? 

Northern souls and southern souls have a lot in common, but there are some subtle and some not so subtle differences. Do you prefer sweet tea or iced coffee? Are you direct and aggressive when you want something, or are you always polite? The answers you give to each one of these questions will show where your soul truly belongs. We're not suggesting that you pack up your whole life and head to a different part of the country, but you might feel more comfortable somewhere else. Or, you might already be where you belong!

You don't have to be southern to have supper, and northerners are not immune from saying, "bless your heart." It will be the total of all your answers that give away where you belong. Will it be the area of the country you think it is? Keep scrolling to find out!

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