Everyone Has a Time Period That Matches Their Personality — Here's Yours

HISTORY

Steven Miller

6 Min Quiz

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About This Quiz

Each major period in human history has been highlighted by some unique characteristics and trends. People's lifestyles varied from the simple but brutal conditions of ancient times to the modern day world of wonderful conveniences, paired up with complexities that previous generations couldn't even imagine.

If you move at a very fast pace in life and you're on your computer or smartphone most of the day, there's a good chance that we may be keeping you right here in the modern age. Should you tell us that you're a bit of a loner and you play video games most of the day, we're almost assured of going in this direction for you.

On the other hand, if the modern age has really got you down and you yearn for a more peaceful and simple existence, we're likely to be taking you back in time. The famous people, events and inventions that you feel the strongest connection to, these will tell us a lot about the period that you're sure to excel in.

For example, if you tell us that the wheel is the invention that has the biggest impact on your daily life and that you feel a strong call to visit the pyramids in Egypt, we're likely going to lean towards placing you in ancient times.

"Come along and ride on this fantastic voyage."

How old is your smartphone?

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How much of your time do you spend online?

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Which mode of transportation best matches your personality?

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Do you enjoy manual labor?

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Where do you do most of your shopping?

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Do you work remotely?

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How important is a strong internet connection to you?

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What speed do you tend to move at in life?

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Are you constantly trying to simplify your life?

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Would you consider yourself to be an entrepreneur?

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Of the following, which place would you most like to visit?

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How connected do you feel to the environment?

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Are you a spiritual person?

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What is your relationship to suffering?

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How many close friends do you have?

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Which of the following school subjects did you like the most?

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How hard do you work compared to those around you?

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How long do you think you'll live?

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How much time do you spend helping the less fortunate?

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Do you believe in heaven?

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Which holiday best matches your personality?

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Are you ever accused of being "preachy"?

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Would you consider yourself to be more optimistic or pessimistic?

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Where do you think humanity will be in another century?

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Would you be interested in going on a manned mission to Mars?

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Which of the following historical events is most significant to your daily life?

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If you could have dinner with any of the following historical figures, who would you choose?

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How regularly do you use the scientific method in your daily life?

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Would you consider yourself to be a rebel?

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Would you say that you're a curious person?

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