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Old West Lingo Trivia - K

What do you know about Old West Lingo? Take this Old West History Made Easy Trivia quiz.  You'll find answers at the bottom of the page.

Trivia powered by Prof. Walter1) What was a cowboy's name for a saddle sore?

  • Kack biscuit
  • Knicker sore
  • Kangaroo biscuit

2) In gambling, keep tabs is to make a record of cards as they won or lost.

  • True or False?

3) The owner of a saloon says, kept the double doors swingin'.

  • True or False?

4) What is a cowhand whose duty it is to rope calves for branding?

  • Ketch hand
  • Ketch dog
  • Ketch rope

5) What was it called when thrown from a horse?

  • Kissed the ground
  • Kitchen hits the ground
  • Kitty hits hard

6) Killpecker guard is the term in many sections of the cattle country, the period of cattle herding from sundown until 8:00 p.m.

  • True or False?

7) What is a logger's name for a lamp made by placing a wick and tallow in a tin can.

  • Kitchen bitch
  • Kiva
  • Kitty

8) A kitchen mechanic is a logger's name for the camp cook.

  • True or False?

9) What is the logger's name for a schoolhouse?

  • Knowledge box
  • Knowledge center
  • Smart box

10) Know how to die standin' up is said of a uncourageous man, one is afraid in a fight.

  • True or False?

Old West Lingo Trivia - K Answers

  1. Knack biscuit
  2. True
  3. True
  4. Ketch hand
  5. Kissed the ground
  6. True
  7. Kitchen bitch
  8. True
  9. Knowledge box
  10. False. Know how to die standin' up is said of a courageous man, one unafraid in a fight.

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