What Department Best Suits You?

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Academy Quizzes & Trivia

Whether you are looking to join the Academy or the ship, this quiz can help you determine what position your character would likely excel in. It is not mandatory that you make them whatever result you get. It is only a suggestion based on where your character might thrive based on their personality type. Answer all questions as though your character is the one taking the quiz!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    You would rather have:
    • A. 

      Unlimited power

    • B. 

      Unlimited riches

    • C. 

      Unlimited happiness

    • D. 

      Unlimited knowledge

  • 2. 
    Are you trying to get into the Academy or enlist?
    • A. 

      Starfleet Academy

    • B. 

      Enlist

  • 3. 
    Are you or were you willing to go to school for an extra couple of years for your training?
    • A. 

      Yes, I was/am.

    • B. 

      Nope! I will get/got out of there as soon as I can/could!

    • C. 

      I didn't go to a school for my training/didn't have special training (experience counts as training for the sake of this question)

  • 4. 
    Do you enjoy working with sick and injured people?
    • A. 

      Yes, helping them is all I want to do.

    • B. 

      I enjoy it.

    • C. 

      No, I really don't.

  • 5. 
    Are you a hard worker, willing to go above and beyond to get things done?
    • A. 

      Yes, very much so.

    • B. 

      Not really

    • C. 

      I slack off all the time

    • D. 

      I do what it takes to get the job done

  • 6. 
    Do you speak more than 10 languages?
    • A. 

      Yes!

    • B. 

      Should I?!

    • C. 

      No, but I would love to learn!

  • 7. 
    So you think you would make a good personal assistant?
    • A. 

      I'd be the best!

    • B. 

      I'd be alright

    • C. 

      I would be the worst PA ever. And that sounds awful.

  • 8. 
    Do you like relaying messages back and forth, decoding messages, and talking to people?
    • A. 

      Yes, it's a lot of fun!

    • B. 

      Sounds kind of boring.

  • 9. 
    Have you ever been or wanted to be a secret spy?
    • A. 

      Shhhh or I'll have to kill you.

    • B. 

      It could be fun!

    • C. 

      Sounds a bit too dangerous for me!

  • 10. 
    Do you like the idea of running the transporters?
    • A. 

      Sounds like a lot of fun!

    • B. 

      Sounds boring

  • 11. 
    Do you know the difference between a Thermal Interferometry Scanner and an Asymmetric Compensator?
    • A. 

      Yes, of course! This is a dumb question.

    • B. 

      A...what?

  • 12. 
    Are you good with using weapons systems during ship to ship combat?
    • A. 

      Yes, I'm excellent at it

    • B. 

      I know what I'm doing if I need to

    • C. 

      I'm not even sure where they are on the ship

  • 13. 
    Do you enjoy flying in small (and large) craft?
    • A. 

      There is nothing better than flying!

    • B. 

      I don't mind it

    • C. 

      I hate flying in small vessels!

  • 14. 
    Have you ever killed anyone?
    • A. 

      Yes and it was fun. >]

    • B. 

      Yes, because it had to be done.

    • C. 

      No, but I would if I had to.

    • D. 

      No and I never would! What is wrong with you? You're a monster!

  • 15. 
    If someone needed to die would you rather shoot them or kill them with your bare hands?
    • A. 

      Shoot them - quick and easy

    • B. 

      Bare hands - much quieter and less messy

    • C. 

      This question makes me sad. T_T

  • 16. 
    Do you enjoy listening to other people's problems and giving them advice?
    • A. 

      Yes, people always come to me for advice

    • B. 

      Nope! Keep your problems to yourself

    • C. 

      I will listen, but I don't really give advice

  • 17. 
    Are you good at hand to hand combat?
    • A. 

      Yes! I know like 10 kinds of martial arts!

    • B. 

      I can take care of myself

    • C. 

      I couldn't fight my way out of a wet paper bag

  • 18. 
    Are you grossed out by bodily fluids?
    • A. 

      Yes! Disgusting!

    • B. 

      I don't care either way.

    • C. 

      Not at all!

  • 19. 
    Can  you do math well?
    • A. 

      Yes, I'm a genius math wizard

    • B. 

      I'm pretty good at it

    • C. 

      It's definitely not my forte

  • 20. 
    Are you a quick thinker, able to see solutions to problems that others don't see?
    • A. 

      Yes, I'm brilliant

    • B. 

      Sometimes!

    • C. 

      No, but I have other skills.

  • 21. 
    Do you enjoy standing around watching people to see if they look like they are doing anything suspicious?
    • A. 

      Yes, what better way to spend an 8 hour shift?

    • B. 

      I could if I had to

    • C. 

      That sounds boring as hell

  • 22. 
    Do you enjoy learning and speaking different languages?
    • A. 

      Yes! I love them!

    • B. 

      I know a few that I learned for practical purposes.

    • C. 

      No, I am just trying to keep up with my own!

    • D. 

      I don't go out of my way, but it could be fun

  • 23. 
    Do you like messing with the inner workings of computers?
    • A. 

      I can't get enough!

    • B. 

      I like being on them more than dealing with how they work.

    • C. 

      I only use computers enough to get through my day!

  • 24. 
    OOC: Are you willing to do research into Star Trek canon/your position in order to play your character within their position better?
    • A. 

      Yes! I will devour anything I can find.

    • B. 

      I will look up enough to play it well

    • C. 

      I think I have a pretty good understanding already and don't need to look anything up.

    • D. 

      No, I hate research and just want to RP.

  • 25. 
    OOC: Are you willing to do Out-of-Character things (organize info, start threads, update things on the board, take classes, etc.) in addition to the position that you choose?
    • A. 

      I'd love to!

    • B. 

      I could, if it's not too much work.

    • C. 

      No, I just want to RP.

  • 26. 
    Do you like science? This includes things like physics and anthropology in addition to the usual sciences (biology, geology, cosmology, etc.)
    • A. 

      Yes! It's all I want to do with my life.

    • B. 

      Yes,it's really fun; I like learning.

    • C. 

      It's not really my thing.

  • 27. 
    Do you enjoy organizing, checking information, and coordinating things?
    • A. 

      A lot!

    • B. 

      Nope.

    • C. 

      It's fine if I have to do it for my job.

  • 28. 
    Do you want a position that requires a lot of years and effort to perfect?
    • A. 

      Yes, I am/would like to be very proficient at a difficult job, even though that required/requires years to achieve.

    • B. 

      I don't mind either way

    • C. 

      No, I would like to have an easier job I can be good at right away.

  • 29. 
    Do you find joy in gaining and seeking knowledge?  Would you like to do this all of the time?
    • A. 

      Yes, I'd love it.

    • B. 

      I don't care.

    • C. 

      No, I like just focusing on what I know now.

  • 30. 
    Do you like working with finding/providing information, secrets, or codes?
    • A. 

      Yes, very much.

    • B. 

      It doesn't matter.

    • C. 

      No, I don't want to know those things.

  • 31. 
    Do you have a high tolerance for going fast and getting dizzy (i.e. on amusement park rides)?
    • A. 

      Yes! Bring it on!

    • B. 

      Eh, I can handle it.

    • C. 

      Oh, please no. I'm going to puke just thinking about it.

  • 32. 
    Do you enjoy working with people? (all positions tend to require working with a team. This question is asking more about whether you'd like to work face to face with people who need your services)
    • A. 

      Yes, I love it!

    • B. 

      It's alright

    • C. 

      No, I hate it!

  • 33. 
    Do you like building and fixing things and/or taking them apart with your hands?
    • A. 

      Yes, I love it!

    • B. 

      Not really

    • C. 

      No, I hate it.

  • 34. 
    Do you like helping people?
    • A. 

      Yes, it's my passion

    • B. 

      I like it when I can, but don't go out of my way

    • C. 

      Not really. Each person is in charge of themselves out here.

  • 35. 
    Do you like to be:
    • A. 

      Behind the scenes, working to help my group/team be more successful

    • B. 

      Up front, facing things head on, getting my hands dirty

    • C. 

      Doing my own thing

  • 36. 
    Do you like to work with your hands?
    • A. 

      Yes, I strongly prefer it

    • B. 

      I could take it or leave it

    • C. 

      Not really, unless you count playing with buttons!

    • D. 

      No, I prefer being 'behind a desk' so to speak.

  • 37. 
    Do you have an interest in the way things work?
    • A. 

      Yes! I want to know the answers to how the universe around us works

    • B. 

      I really like knowing how tangible things work and fit together

    • C. 

      I like knowing how people's minds work

    • D. 

      I like to know how people's bodies work

    • E. 

      No, not really

  • 38. 
    How good are you at games of strategy like Chess and Risk?
    • A. 

      I'm pretty amazing at them

    • B. 

      I can hold my own, but I'm not that great.

    • C. 

      I have other skills. >_>

  • 39. 
    If you could be a pear or a rock, which would you be?
    • A. 

      Pear

    • B. 

      Rock

    • C. 

      What...?

    • D. 

      This is actually a very interesting and complex question, let me tell you why.