The Midwest is known for a lot of things, but mostly great food and even better parties, but there's also more than just that. People who live in or are from the Midwest are said to be refreshing because they're incredibly well-mannered. Heck, folks from Minnesota even have a term for it: Minnesota Nice.
They're a fun group of people because they can make fun out of thin air. They're not constantly attached to their cellphones like people on the east and west coasts are known to be. They're very laid back and don't need much to be happy.
Today, we want to test just how Midwestern you are. If you think you meet all the criteria we listed, that's all well and good, but will the results of our test say that? Will you be as go with the flow as a Midwesterner? Or are you as uptight and stuffy and someone on the East Coast (no offense, guys)?
The only way for you to really find out the truth is by answering our questions. From there, we'll analyze your questions and let you know if you're 100% Midwestern or a measly 10%! Do you think you're ready to find out what you really are? Well, let's get started!
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