What '90s Jam Are You?

Emily Maggrett

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About This Quiz

At the time, we didn't realize it, but the '90s were a golden age for music. Not only were grunge bands like Nirvana, Oasis and Alanis Morissette tearing up the rock charts, but hip hop was hitting great heights, thanks to artists like Biggie, Salt-N-Pepa, Jay Z and TLC. R&B songstresses such as Mariah Carey, Whitney Houston and Mary J. Blige blessed us with memorable lyrics and irresistible hooks while Daft Punk, Madonna and Fatboy Slim were making incomparable dance music. 

Boy bands like Boyz II Men, NSYNC and The Backstreet Boys made millions of teens scream as Britney, Jessica Simpson and Christina Aguilera battled for blonde pop dominance. And we haven't even mentioned indie acts like Beck, Pavement, Sonic Youth or Belle and Sebastian!

Are you feeling nostalgic yet? Good! Because this quiz's purpose is to remind you of some of the dopest '90s jams of all time, as well as to figure out which one embodies your personal vibe. We're going to ask you about your favorite '90s snacks, rom-coms and TV shows to determine whether you "Smell Like Teen Spirit" or lead a "Semi-Charmed Life." 

Ready to travel back to the era of flannel, Doc Martens and apple-bottom jeans? Let's play!

What's your favorite '90s snack?

A hurricane is hurtling toward your town, and you're hiding in the basement of your high school, alongside most of your senior class. How do you pass the time?

On a scale of one to Grumpy Cat, how over things are you?

Via a time machine, you can go back to the '90s and date any New Kid on the Block you want. Which handsome crooner will you be snogging?

Let's say you're out on the open sea, being pursued by bad guys. How would you escape them?

Have you ever ridden on a horse?

Which of these stress-busting activities sounds the most satisfying to you?

Are you pretentious?

Is there a '90s accessory that you just can't seem to throw away? What is it?

You've got all day to relax on the beach. What will you be doing?

How girl-crazy or boy-crazy are you?

If you had to, could you flirt your way out of a traffic ticket?

Which subculture did you belong to in high school?

You're going to a party full of people who don't like you. Which indie songstress do you want by your side as back-up?

Do you think your taste in music is better than other people's?

If you had to sport one of these terrible '90s outfits, which one would you pick?

You're hanging out at your local bar when suddenly, everyone starts acting like "Coyote Ugly" extras, getting up on their tables and dancing in a freaky manner. What do you do?

In your opinion, what was the worst '90s make-up trend?

Which lyric do you relate to the most?

You can live in the world of any '90s rom-com for a day. Which one will you pick?

If you had to choose between revenge, true love, a great apartment or endless fun, which one would you pick?

How often do you make jokes that don't make anyone else laugh?

Imagine you've been transformed into a fantastic songwriter. What will your first song be about?

In your opinion, which '90s shoe was the most embarrassing?

Your sweetie wants to please you. Which love language should she or he use?

You've had an awful day. To feel better, which angry '90s band will you put on the stereo?

Would you rather have Gwen Stefani's career, Will Smith's career or Quentin Tarentino's career?

Let's say you're investigating a mysterious crime. Which '90s woman of action would you want by your side?

If you could force MTV to bring back any of their classic '90s TV shows, which one would you pick?

In the '90s, we often said that attractive people were "all that and a bag of chips." What's your favorite chip flavor?

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