Quiz: Can We Guess What Team You Were Born to Play For?: Howstuffworks
Can We Guess What Team You Were Born to Play For?
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About This Quiz
Sometimes, a sports team is more than just a sports team. They are an embodiment of a tradition or identity that is bigger than a game. Consider the recent run of the US Women's National Team at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup. The American squad dominated the competition, winning every game en route to a championship win over The Netherlands. But with several outspoken personalities--co-captain Megan Rapinoe is known for her pink hair and just signed a book deal--the team is also advocating for gender equality. In March, the entire USWNT filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Soccer Federation accusing them of institutional gender discrimination.
Other teams are known for how they play. The "Showtime" Lakers of the 1980s NBA ran a fast-paced style that involved lots of fast breaks and quick movement up and down the court. It's a method that was perfect for their legendary star point guard, the 6'9" Magic Johnson, who many consider to be the greatest passer in the history of the game.
So what's your team identity? Let us know about yourself on this quiz and we'll tell you which of the famous teams in the world of sports has a roster slot waiting for you.
We'll start with one of the most important questions: How do you celebrate a win or victory?
Sports can't be your entire life: What's your favorite thing to do off the field or court?
Sports and dancing have a lot in common. What's your go-to dance move?
Every team plays in a different location. Which city would you most want to be based out of?
What's the most important thing required for team success?
What do you think is the most important characteristic of a coach?
How often should a team practice?
Which of these sports skills are you best at?
Does it matter if you have a lot of off-field opportunities?
Would you prefer to play on a team with a history of championships?
Every sports city has its own climate. What kind of weather do you prefer?
How good are you at talking to the media?
Who was your favorite athlete as a kid?
Which of these sports all-star events is best?
Which of these game foods is your favorite?
What kind of music is best to pump you up before a big game?
Which colors on the field or court would you want to wear most?
Which place are you going to celebrate after a big win?
How would your teammates describe your style of play?
Which celebrity fan would you get along with best?
What kind of house would you most want to live in?
Team sports are all about numbers. Which statistic is most important overall?
Sports are all about strategy. How do you think a team should come up with their gameplan?
What kind of teammates do you want to play with?
Who would you want owning the team you play for?
How do you get prepared for a big game?
Do you prefer to play sports outside or inside?
What's the most important lesson you can learn in sports?
What's your favorite exercise in the gym?
How do you respond to being challenged by your teammates or coaches?
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