What's Your Play Personality?

7 Questions

What Is Your Personality Quizzes & Trivia

As adults, many of us have forgotten how to play. At the School of Modern Psychology, we believe that play and creativity is the missing link to get in touch with living a wholehearted life. Take the Play Personality Quiz now and discover more ways of getting in touch with your 'playful' you.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    As a child did you enjoy:
    • A. 

      Playing jokes on friends and family

    • B. 

      Finding things to add to a favourite collection of 'cherished' things

    • C. 

      Exploring local creeks and discovering new places to play

    • D. 

      Organising group games amongst your friends

    • E. 

      Reading books and imagining characters

    • F. 

      Running round outside playing games

  • 2. 
    When you have a project to complete that doesn't really interest you, do you:
    • A. 

      Find the quickest and shortest way to get the work done

    • B. 

      Relieve the boredom by sending jokes or cartoons to colleagues via email

    • C. 

      Find someone to share the latest gossip with

    • D. 

      Get fidgety and need to do something active

    • E. 

      Organise the work quickly, then delegate it to someone else to do

    • F. 

      Make your desk look more interesting by re-arranging what's on it

  • 3. 
    When you’re relaxing what do you prefer to:
    • A. 

      Go bush walking or beach combing

    • B. 

      Find ways to make people laugh

    • C. 

      Admire beautiful objects

    • D. 

      Hunt through old shops or online for unusual finds to add to your collections

    • E. 

      Working out your next ‘Fun Run’ or competitive event to do

    • F. 

      Get moving by exercising, dancing, running etc

  • 4. 
    You’re at a newly opened restaurant with friends, which scenario irritates you most::
    • A. 

      Friends order a dish they could eat anywhere

    • B. 

      The waiter thinks he’s a cut above everyone at your table

    • C. 

      You’re sitting at a table cramped between two others and feel you can’t move or breathe.

    • D. 

      The so-called ‘wine afficionado’ in your group chooses the house wine for the table instead of a locally produced wine that’s well respected

    • E. 

      When the food is served it looks like a 3-year-old has plated it up

    • F. 

      The waiter interrupts the story you’re sharing with the group to check the orders

  • 5. 
    If you went 'missing' for a few hours, you are probably:
    • A. 

      Absorbed in creating something new – eg food, clothing, decorating, art

    • B. 

      Watching comedians to share the jokes with friends later

    • C. 

      Planning a new strategy to reach your next goal

    • D. 

      Getting lost in a part of the city you’ve just recently discovered

    • E. 

      Playing or watching a competitive game or sport

    • F. 

      Sharing tales of your past with an old – or a new - friend

  • 6. 
    Where would you most likely be found on holiday:
    • A. 

      Finding inspiration through architecture, art and culture

    • B. 

      A trip down the Amazon to search for undiscovered cultures/people/flora/fauna

    • C. 

      A tour of Europe’s finest vineyards and chateaus that you’ve planned perfectly

    • D. 

      Searching for old cultures and discovering never-seen-before artefacts to bring home

    • E. 

      A retreat to indulge your senses – yoga, massage, belly dancing etc

    • F. 

      In a rally/race (bicycle, car , yacht, whatever) to finish ahead of your friends/colleagues

  • 7. 
    If you could choose the career you’d most enjoy, you’d be:
    • A. 

      An anthropologist exploring never-explored-before lands

    • B. 

      A landscape designer creating beautiful environments for cities

    • C. 

      A celebrity TV show host ‘taking the mickey’ out of celebrities

    • D. 

      A stock broker directing a team

    • E. 

      An antiques dealer

    • F. 

      A novelist