Is Your Totem Animal a Dragon, a Unicorn or a Mermaid?

Khadija Leon

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About This Quiz

A totem animal, by definition,  could be an object, animal, person or symbol. They are supposed to accompany an individual during their lifetime and help guide them with many aspects of their life. The Native Americans believed that different animals called forth different powers, and it is the same with our mythical beings. And although their beliefs tend to stick to animals that actually exist, we don't see anything wrong with adding in a dragon or two to make things more interesting. So we want to find out which mythical creature is guiding you through life and what it means for you. You might be surprised to find what creature stands behind you!

Does the dragon give you strength when you need it?  Does the unicorn provide healing when you're feeling hurt? Does the mermaid warn you off certain people? Or is your totem animal something else entirely? We're here to find out just which of these creatures has your back, and the only way to do that is for you to answer the questions in this quiz. If you're anxious to know what it is, feel free to start at any time. 

Which of these mythical lands would you call home?

Which of these magical powers would you like to have?

Which of these fantasy movies have you seen repeatedly?

If you could harness your energy from one of these elements, it would be…

What is your zodiac sign?

Which of these words describes you?

What is your greatest strength?

Something which you need to work on is…

Your goal in life is to…

Are you more of an optimist or a pessimist?

Do you prefer to be on your own, or with other people?

Do you care what people say about you?

Is it easy for you to trust people?

Do people find you intimidating?

Which of these things do you do in your spare time?

What would you do if you won $10 million?

When making decision, you usually go with…

In social settings, you tend to…

What is the first thing that you notice about someone?

If you could be friends with any of these celebrities, it would be…

What kind of student were you in high school?

If you could go back in time, what would you change?

If you were to adopt any of these quotes, it would be…

Which of these things scares you most?

What kind of music do you like to listen to?

Which of these shows is on your DVR?

What is your favorite season in the year?

At a long day at work, you like to…

Would you pack up and leave if you fell in love?

Who do you live with?

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