Discover Your Favorite Genre!

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Discover Your Favorite Genre!

Take this quiz to help identify your favorite literary genre.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of these would be your favorite fictional character?
    • A. 

      A teenager like me

    • B. 

      Playboy and billionaire rolled in one

    • C. 

      A criminal investigator or detective

    • D. 

      A teenager in love or crushing on someone.

    • E. 

      An underdog fighting against an evil power

    • F. 

      A superhero

    • G. 

      Someone fighting for their lives

    • H. 

      A sports athlete

    • I. 

      An alien or space traveler

    • J. 

      An outdoorsman or hunter

    • K. 

      A traditional gentleman or sophisticated lady

    • L. 

      A soldier or historical figure

  • 2. 
    Where is your favorite setting for a story?
    • A. 

      Space or another planet

    • B. 

      Haunted House

    • C. 

      Any country, any timeframe long ago

    • D. 

      Modern times in America

    • E. 

      Prom

    • F. 

      Crime scene

    • G. 

      Make-believe world with superpowers

    • H. 

      Medieval village

    • I. 

      Sports stadium

    • J. 

      Wilderness

    • K. 

      18th Century England

  • 3. 
    When reading a story, what detail do you enjoy reading and learning about? 
    • A. 

      Reading the story through graphics and pictures

    • B. 

      Medical facts

    • C. 

      Futuristic/Science information

    • D. 

      How to be in a relationship

    • E. 

      That there are others experiencing the same things as me

    • F. 

      In-depth historical facts

    • G. 

      How to fight off monsters

    • H. 

      New plays or drills for practice

    • I. 

      Survival skills

    • J. 

      How to build a spaceship

    • K. 

      Proper etiquette

  • 4. 
    What do you like to do in your free time?
    • A. 

      Spend time with or talk to my girl/boyfriend.

    • B. 

      Spend time with my friends and talk about our lives.

    • C. 

      Watch old movies or read about historical events.

    • D. 

      Dig up dirt on neighbors and friends. You know they are hiding something.

    • E. 

      Daydream that you're riding a unicorn or fighting a dragon.

    • F. 

      Draw, paint or sketch.

    • G. 

      Plot your exit and imagine how you would fight any would be attackers.

    • H. 

      Practice and play sports.

    • I. 

      Keep up with the latest NASA news or work on your homemade robot.

    • J. 

      Practice your survival skills, hike or go hunting.

    • K. 

      Listen to classical music and practice your needlepoint skills.

  • 5. 
    What type of superhero are you?
    • A. 

      Best friend ever

    • B. 

      Historian

    • C. 

      Best boy/girlfriend ever

    • D. 

      Detective

    • E. 

      Dragonrider

    • F. 

      Cartoonist

    • G. 

      Protecting innocent victims

    • H. 

      Master Athlete

    • I. 

      Time Traveler

    • J. 

      Feudal King or Queen

    • K. 

      Outdoorsman

  • 6. 
    Which movies or TV shows from this list appeal to you?
    • A. 

      Thirteen Reasons Why, The Circle, This Is Us, Blackish, My Sister's Keeper, Breaking Bad

    • B. 

      Downton Abbey, Vietnam documentary on PBS, Dunkirk, Poldark, the History Channel

    • C. 

      Everything, Everything, If I Stay, Enchanted, Legally Blonde

    • D. 

      Riverdale, NCIS, CSI, Law and Order, Sherlock

    • E. 

      Game of Thrones, Once Upon a Time, Harry Potter, Dr. Who

    • F. 

      Naruto, Disney animated movies, Pokemon, Dragonball Z

    • G. 

      Stranger Things, It, Annabelle, Disturbia, Scream, Sleepy Hollow

    • H. 

      ESPN, Blindside, Friday Night Lights

    • I. 

      Iron Man, Star Wars, Guardians of the Galaxy

    • J. 

      Running Wild with Bear Grylls, Naked and Afraid, Survivorman, Castaway

    • K. 

      Sense and Sensibility, The Handmaid's Tale

  • 7. 
    What career options listed below appeal to you?
    • A. 

      Crime scene investigator, private detective, police officer

    • B. 

      Knight, sorcerer, seer, princess

    • C. 

      Artificial intelligence expert, computer programmer, scientist

    • D. 

      Psychologist, school guidance counselor, nurse

    • E. 

      Own a dating service, wedding planner, cosmetologist, personal shopper

    • F. 

      Sportscaster, athlete, personal trainer, coach

    • G. 

      Historian, history teacher, museum curator

    • H. 

      Gravedigger, funeral director, ghost whisperer

    • I. 

      Storm chaser, pirate, international spy

    • J. 

      Graphic designer, video game creator, ninja warrior

    • K. 

      English teacher, author, book editor

  • 8. 
    Which of these personality descriptions best fits you?
    • A. 

      Are curious, you ask a lot of questions

    • B. 

      Play too many role-playing games online, are a drama queen

    • C. 

      Are very inventive or are good at creating new things to make your life easier

    • D. 

      Are a good listener, you are a shoulder to cry on

    • E. 

      Are boy or girl crazy

    • F. 

      Are great at catching, pitching, or kicking a ball

    • G. 

      Know a lot of useless facts, born in the wrong century

    • H. 

      Scare people sometimes, obsessed with scary movies

    • I. 

      Are a dare-devil, always looking for an adventure, would be great at living in the woods

    • J. 

      Are a talented artist

    • K. 

      Are serious and reflective