What Rank Would You Have Achieved in WWII?

Teresa McGlothlin

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About This Quiz

There have been a lot of hard-fought battles throughout human history, but World War II was one of the toughest. Brave soldiers and sailors endured endless battles on the road to victory.  If you were enlisted in the military back then, what rank would you managed to achieve? 

From the beaches of Normandy to the Battle of the Bulge, units from every branch fought to restore peace to the world. To find out how you would have fared under such harrowing circumstances, we will need to learn all we can about you. Learning about the stuff you're made of and how you approach your life will help us figure out which rank you would have achieved. 

Every question will have four possible responses. Your duty is to choose the answer you feel best represents you and your personality traits. After you've completed the task, we will analyze your results against the qualifications of soldiers and officers during WWII. Then, we'll pair you up with your best possible rank. 

If you've ever watched a film or listen to a veteran speak, you know that WWII required a lot of courage from each and every individual. Let's find out how far your courage would have taken you!

Which branch of the service is toughest?

Which war do you know the most about?

Which ancient fighting force do you think was most ferocious?

Which weapon would you choose for an zombie apocalypse?

Which recent U.S. President do you admire most?

Could you currently pass a military physical?

Are you organized?

Do you make your bed every day?

What is your most dominant personality trait?

How are your marksmanship skills?

Which WWII battle would you like to learn more about?

Which military-related movie do you like most?

Which famous soldier would you like to take to lunch?

Are you a good swimmer?

Do you have any leadership skills?

If you woke up lost in the woods, what is the first thing you would do?

Which military vehicle would you most like to drive?

Who is your favorite M*A*S*H* character?

Which job would you be best suited to try?

Are you able to run more than a mile?

How would your boss describe your work?

How would you stay in touch with family if you were deployed nowadays?

Have you ever been in the military?

Are you more passive or aggressive?

What kind of vehicle do you drive now?

Where do you display a flag?

Which political issue do you follow?

Which WWII country would you like to visit most?

How do you deal with stress?

Which word would you use to describe our soldiers?

If you didn't agree with an order, would you follow it?

Do you know how to properly fold a flag?

What do you do when a Memorial Day parade goes by?

Can you sing all the words to the national anthem?

What do you have in common with a general?

Which of the special fighting forces would you want to join?

What's the best thing about the Coast Guard?

Which of these training exercises scares you the most?

What is the most heroic thing you've done?

Would you ever run for office?

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