Do You Belong in the Past?

Ian Fortey

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About This Quiz

In some ways, history is the most fascinating field of study in the world. It's the true story of us, of mankind, and where we've been in life.  To learn of the way the world worked in the past is endlessly fascinating.  From where we sit in the present with a connected world and incredible technology, the ability to look back into generations past is almost like viewing a completely different world. Even trying to comprehend the world people lived in hundreds and thousands of years ago is a heck of a thought exercise. But it does make you wonder sometimes if maybe you were born in the right period of time.

Sometimes it just seems like you were made for another time, doesn't it? Like maybe you need to be in the past because things would have just worked so much better for you.  Your tastes and your whole personality seem a little detached from this generation, but very much in line with what you expect would have worked in another age. If you're not 100% sure, fear not!  All you need to do is answer a few questions for us in this here quiz and we'll let you know for sure whether or not you were born in the right age or if you belong in the past!

How do you like to cook up a meal when you're feeling a little peckish?

What kind of car do you dream of owning one day?

What do you think is the best entree to have for dinner?

What kind of fabric do you think is the best for clothing?

What kind of fruit are you going to reach for when you need a snack?

If you need to get your groove on, how do you listen to music?

What's your opinion on smart appliances?

What seems like a great vacation destination to you?

What's your favorite kind of movie?

If you were going to go on a long journey, how would you like to travel?

Which one of these musicians is your favorite?

What's your favorite social media right now?

What do you like to do on a Friday night when you have nothing planned?

What do you think is a good way to invest your money?

What do you need to remember to bring with you all the time when you leave the house?

When you want to relax and watch a movie, where are you?

What would you say is your greatest fear in this world?

When you were a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?

What would be your ideal retirement?

What's mankind's greatest technological innovation?

Who was the greatest president in the history of America?

What's your favorite kind of cookie?

If you're out on the town and see someone you think looks attractive, how much you approach them?

What feature do you look for the most when you're shopping for a new car?

What kind of sci-fi technology do you never expect to see in your lifetime?

What's the most refreshing beverage you can enjoy on a hot day?

What's the coolest pet you could possibly have?

What's your favorite fast food restaurant?

If you were musically inclined, which one of these instruments would you most like to play?

If you had access to a time machine, where and when would you go?

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