What Kind Of Reader Are You?

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What Kind Of Reader Are You?

For each question, read all the options first. Then select the one answer that best describes your preference.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What kind of movies do you like to see?
    • A. 

      Something with a made up world like with time travel or dragons.

    • B. 

      Something where people are trying to figure out a secret...like a mystery or crime....or something with tons of blood that gives me nightmares.

    • C. 

      Something with kids like me doing things I like to do or think about.

    • D. 

      A documentary movie about something real where I can learn something like an event or person from history or problem in the world.

    • E. 

      Something from a long time ago with people from another time period.

    • F. 

      A cartoon or animated movie.

  • 2. 
    How would you describe your personality?
    • A. 

      I can't pay attention to the same thing for a long time...I need variety and short spurts. 

    • B. 

      I like solving problems and being a little scared; I can be somewhat of a risk-taker sometimes.

    • C. 

      I'm kind of serious.  I prefer thinking about things that are real and I like to learn.

    • D. 

      I am fascinated with the past.  I like thinking about how life was for people a long time ago.

    • E. 

      I am often day-dreaming...I like to imagine I have super powers or can do magic or that I live in the future with flying cars and the ability to read people's minds.

    • F. 

      I think a lot about my friends and family and wonder what they are doing and how they are; sometimes I think about people I have heard about on the news or in school and I like to think about what it would be like to be in their shoes.  

  • 3. 
    What do you like most in a book?
    • A. 

      Not too many pages.

    • B. 

      Learning something real.

    • C. 

      Reading about people I can relate to that feel like me or that are going through things I am going through or that I would want to be friends with if they went to school with me.

    • D. 

      Something that is totally magical to take me out of my boring reality.

    • E. 

      Something that is totally scary and suspenseful and makes me feel like I am riding a roller coaster.

    • F. 

      Learning something real but in a made up sort of way.

  • 4. 
    If you could live anywhere, where would you like to live?
    • A. 

      I'm happy where I am now.  If anything, maybe a new city much like the one I live in now, but better.

    • B. 

      A witch's cottage or a spaceship.

    • C. 

      A real historical place like the White House or Buckingham Palace.

    • D. 

      An imaginary historical place like a chief's home in an African village or a castle during the Middle Ages.

    • E. 

      A world with lots of color and imagery and not so many words and directions.

    • F. 

      A cabin in the woods or an abandoned haunted house.

  • 5. 
    What is your ideal job?
    • A. 

      Archeologist, Museum Curator, Historian, History Teacher

    • B. 

       Artist, Graphic Designer, Cartoonist, Comic Writer

    • C. 

      Professor, Expert on Something

    • D. 

      Psychologist, Social Worker, Papparazzi, 

    • E. 

      Law Enforcement, Detective, Forensics, Spy, Investigator, Explorer

    • F. 

      Scientist, Storyteller, Game Designer, Magician

  • 6. 
    Which word best describes how you like to feel when you read something?
    • A. 

      Smarter than before

    • B. 

      Enchanted and Bewitched

    • C. 

      Emotional

    • D. 

      Frightened / On the Edge of My Seat

    • E. 

      Timeless

    • F. 

      Constantly entertained without having to think too hard

  • 7. 
    If you could hang out for the day with someone, which of the following people would you choose?
    • A. 

      A detective

    • B. 

      A kid your age who may or may not be from your identical background

    • C. 

      A made up person from the long ago past

    • D. 

      A real historical figure or an expert on an interesting topic

    • E. 

      A wizard or a made up person from the future

    • F. 

      A cartoon character

  • 8. 
    Which of these sets of words do you like the best?
    • A. 

      Magic, dragon, apocalypse

    • B. 

      Real, scientific, popular culture

    • C. 

      Old-fashioned, time, past

    • D. 

      Blood, mystery, survive

    • E. 

      Super-power, Kaboom!, Zap!

    • F. 

      Dear Diary, boy/girlfriend, identity

  • 9. 
    Which of these hobbies would you most like to do?
    • A. 

      Research a topic that interests you or interview someone about it

    • B. 

      Look at really old photographs

    • C. 

      Write in a diary/journal or make up poetry/song lyrics

    • D. 

      Watch scary movies

    • E. 

      Daydream about the future or what it would be like to have magic powers

    • F. 

      Doodle in class, draw pictures

  • 10. 
    Which one movie/TV series  do you like the best (if you haven't seen them, guess based on the description)
    • A. 

      Game of Thrones...a mythological world of dragons, knights, and royalty

    • B. 

      Blackfish...a documentary about the ethics of caging wild animals, especially those at aquarium parks like Sea World or a movie about another subject you are more passionate about

    • C. 

      Akira...a Japanese cartoon anime movie 

    • D. 

      Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase ...a teenage sleuth who solves mysteries in her neighborhood

    • E. 

      The Book Thief...a movie that takes place during World War II and centers on a made up German girl whose parents are hiding a Jewish refugee

    • F. 

      Perks of Being a Wallflower...a shy freshman befriends two seniors who introduce him to growing up.

  • 11. 
    How would you rather spend a Saturday afternoon...
    • A. 

      Taking a class on something you are interested in knowing more about

    • B. 

      Going to a cool museum to look at the art and photography

    • C. 

      Walking around a historical landmark or an antique store

    • D. 

      Going mountain climbing

    • E. 

      Dressing up in a costume and spending the day pretending to be this character

    • F. 

      Wandering around your neighborhood or the mall and people watching

  • 12. 
    Which type of reading experience sounds most fun...
    • A. 

      Something old fashioned

    • B. 

      Something realistic

    • C. 

      Something magical

    • D. 

      Something that teaches you something

    • E. 

      Something scary

    • F. 

      Something that tells the story through words and pictures

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