Quiz: What to Gift Your Mother Based on Her Personality: HowStuffWorks
What to Gift Your Mother Based on Her Personality
By: Teresa McGlothlin
5 Min Quiz
About This Quiz
Maybe we overthink the gifts we get for those we love because we care so much. Even though she'll be grateful for anything you find, it's ridiculously hard to decide which gift she'll consider the perfect one. Try not to panic! You can make it easy on yourself this year by letting us analyze her personality until we've found just the right one!
Throughout this quiz, you'll answer questions about her likes and her dislikes. You'll tell us all about her sense of style and the kind of life she leads. You'll even tell us what you love most about her. Once we have enough information to call her our sister, we'll take her traits and match them with some of the hottest gifts on the shelves this year. Not only will she love her gift, but she'll also be impressed by how well you've tapped into her!
Would she squeal over unwrapping a new pair of earbuds, or would a Rumba make her day? Don't just pick up something because you think she'll like it. Pick out a gift that you know she'll love. By the time you've described her personality, you'll find out what she has secretly been hoping to receive all year. Will you run right out and grab it?
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Would you describe her as being high-maintenance?
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Which one of her traits do you find most admirable?
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Does she always say what she thinks, or do you need to pry it out of her?
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What's her gift-giving style like?
How does she usually dress when she comes to family dinner?
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Would she rather have a hot cup of coffee or a hot cocoa?
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Is she really outgoing or on the shy side?
What commonly given gift do you think she'd like the most?
If you spent the day together, where would we most likely find you?
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What has her presence in your life taught you?
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Could she be described as being as energetic as a puppy?
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If she called you because she needed something, what would it most likely be?
What's her sense of adventure like?
Which one of these TV shows would she recommend to you?
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What kind of haircut is she currently sporting?
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Has she ever gone through a wild child phase?
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Can you trust her with secrets that you won't tell anyone else?
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Do you think she's more logical or intuitive?
Which of these normal things is most likely to get her into trouble?
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Does she like trying new foods, or is she a picky eater?
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Would you describe her space as being neat and organized?
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Is she more of a people person or an animal person?
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Would she be a better actress or film director?
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What kind of advice have you overheard her giving others?
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Is she always on the move, or is she more of a homebody?
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When you think of her as a small child, what word comes to mind?
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Do you have any fear of letting her drive you around?
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What's her sense of humor like most of the time?
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Does she usually wear heels or sneakers?
Would you give her a glowing review for the way she handles stress?
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