Are You a Witch?

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Bambi Turner

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About This Quiz

"Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn and cauldron bubble ..." Casual fans of the witching world know that it was Shakespeare's "Macbeth" that gave us these enchanting words. Those who know a bit more about sorcery, magic or the occult may even remember that the three sorceresses in this iconic play added eye of newt and toe of frog to their pot. Self-proclaimed witches might think they can recreate this bubbling potion themselves and might even know where to find the required scale of dragon or root of hemlock to complete this charm. Real witches, however, well, real witches would know how to do all this without even checking the recipe. They would also know how to administer this concoction and slip off into the night sky without being spotted by mere mortals.

Yet modern witches are so much more than how they've been portrayed in media, even in the images created by literary greats like Shakespeare. Today's witches can blend right in with non-magic folks, and they might only show their supernatural abilities when they're around their own kind — or when someone sends their temper flaring. Of course, just as most people are good, so are most who count themselves as part of the witching community. Many embrace nature, Pagan customs or Wicca, which is now an officially recognized religion in many countries. 

Do you think you've got weird and wonderful powers, or that it's time you take your metaphysical or spiritual side more seriously? First, take our quiz to find out where you fall on the witching scale!

How do you feel about herbal or alternative remedies for illnesses and ailments?

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Pick the greatest moment in the history of witchcraft.

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What's the best way to kill a suspected witch?

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Tell us about your favorite spell.

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How advanced is your knowledge of runes and sacred symbols?

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Which of these "Wizard of Oz" characters is your favorite?

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Do you have something bubbling on the stove? What are you cooking in?

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How do you feel about Wicca?

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If you were a character in the Harry Potter world, which one would you be?

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Do you have any birthmarks?

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If you could use any of these techniques to cast a spell, which would you choose?

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The 1993 flick, "Hocus Pocus," is a Halloween classic. Which character do you most identify with?

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Which of these do you count among your greatest talents?

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Which of these garments do you typically wear?

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A black cat crosses your path. What's your first thought?

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Got any of these books sitting on your bookshelf?

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Have you ever dressed up as a witch for Halloween?

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If two is company, then three's ...

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Tell us how you would finish this quote from Exodus 22:18: "Thou shalt not ..."

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How would you answer this Hagrid question found in the first Harry Potter book? "Did you ever make anything happen? Anything you couldn't explain?"

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There are a surprising number of witches in the world. Do you think most are good or evil?

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According to legend, witches love candles but only if they are ...

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Witches have faced persecution throughout history. Do you feel you've been persecuted in your life?

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What's your favorite fact from the infamous Salem Witch Trials?

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How large do you make your magic circles?

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If we tied you up and threw you in the water, would you sink or float?

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Which of these groups uses a pentagram as a symbol?

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Everyone has lost someone close to them at some point. How would you reconnect with the dead?

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Everyone knows witches travel via broom. What's the best type of broom for flying?

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Which of these could you use to treat your broom before taking flight into the night sky?

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