What Mythological Goddess Are You?

By: Zoe Samuel
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About This Quiz

Ever since humans cowered before storms on the savannas and prairies where we first evolved into our modern, sentient selves, we have ascribed personality and selfhood to the universe around us. These days, nearly three billion people see this physical world as the creation of a single sentient deity that lovingly sculpted it all for us, and this shapes the way they interact with His works. Another billion plus consider the world to be full of a variety of deities who exist under the umbrella of a single greater mind and believe they will visit it again and again. This way of understanding the world is something that appeals to a great many people: perhaps because humans like to find patterns and ascribe motivation that isn't there, or maybe because it's the right way to examine the world.

Whatever you believe now, there is a huge value in looking at the deities of early history, the ones who have passed from current religious icons into mythology, and assessing which of them you relate to most. They might tell you about your inspiration, your calling, or what sort of person you want to be. So let's figure out which mythical goddess you are!

What's your favorite thing to do when you get an unexpected day off?

Are you a team player?

What's your idea of a professional outfit?

How many countries have you been to?

How hard do you work?

What sin committed by others, most offends you?

Which of the seven virtues do you prize the most?

What's your idea of success?

What kind of area do you want to live in?

Are you maternal/paternal?

Are you in favor of capitalism?

What was the last book you read?

What's your favorite TV show?

What's your dream vacation?

How ambitious are you?

What industry do you work in?

What did you study in college?

What's your favorite movie?

What kind of person bores you the most?

Your house is on fire and everyone is safe. What do you grab?

Where was the last place you went with your family?

What sort of museum would you like to visit?

What's for dinner?

How do you keep track of time?

What do you always have on you when you leave the house?

How are you in a crisis?

Why did you choose to live where you live now?

Do you have many friends?

How much do the feelings of others factor into your decision making?

What keeps you up at night?

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