What Kind Of Parent Are You?

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What Kind Of Parent Are You?

Find out what you'd be like as a parent with this quiz!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Your son hits another child at football practice. You...
    • A. 

      Get angry and tell the other boy to hit him back

    • B. 

      Ignore them and just let them fight or play

    • C. 

      Tell him that it is not okay to hit people, make him apologise, and take away a privilege if this is a repeat offence

    • D. 

      Never heard about it because you never attend his matches

  • 2. 
    Your son and his friends have made a big mess in his bedroom and now want to go play outside. You would...
    • A. 

      Yell at them and make them clean it up

    • B. 

      Let them go out and clean it up yourself

    • C. 

      Help them clean up by making a game out of who can pick up the most toys

    • D. 

      Not even notice as you've been watching netflix in your room all day

  • 3. 
    If your pre-teen daughter wanted to watch an +15 rated movie that all her friends had seen you would...
    • A. 

      Get angry and tell her she can't rent any movies

    • B. 

      Say 'why not?' and let her watch it

    • C. 

      Say 'no', but help her find a more age appropriate movie

    • D. 

      Probably be asleep while she watched it in the living room

  • 4. 
    Your daughter is putting off going to bed because she says that she wants something to eat, and you...
    • A. 

      Think she is only doing it for attention, get angry and make her go to bed right away

    • B. 

      Ask her what she wants to eat and let her eat whatever she wants

    • C. 

      Let her have a nutritious snack, but tell her she will have to start eating more at dinner so she isn't hungry at bedtime

    • D. 

      Tell her there is food in the fridge, then go back to working on your laptop

  • 5. 
    If your kids get in trouble at school you...
    • A. 

      Get angry and shout at them

    • B. 

      Don't do much of anything

    • C. 

      Discipline them and later explain better choices they could have made so they don't get in trouble again

    • D. 

      Don't hear about it as the school can't reach you

  • 6. 
    When your kids don't do their chores you...
    • A. 

      Get angry, yell at them and make them do them right away

    • B. 

      Do them yourself

    • C. 

      Give them a helpful reminder that they need to be responsible and do their chores

    • D. 

      Ignore it, you don't really ask them to do anything anyway

  • 7. 
    Your chid is throwing a strop in the middle a family dinner. You...
    • A. 

      Yell at the top of your lungs and send them to their room

    • B. 

      Give in to stop the whining

    • C. 

      Don't give in and afterwards explain that there are better ways to express their frustrations

    • D. 

      Are usually working late and don't make it home for family dinner

  • 8. 
    Your son wants a new toy at the grocery store, so you...
    • A. 

      Get angry that he is always asking for things and tell him no

    • B. 

      Buy it so that he doesn't throw a strop in the middle of the store

    • C. 

      Tell him no, but explain that you will bring him back to buy it when he has saved up enough of his allowance

    • D. 

      Assume the nanny has bought it for him with the money you've given her for groceries

  • 9. 
    If your daughter wakes you up in the middle of the night because she's had a nightmare, you...
    • A. 

      Get angry at her for waking you up and tell her to go back to bed

    • B. 

      Let her go back to sleep with you or where ever she wants

    • C. 

      Comfort her and help her go back to sleep when she has calmed down

    • D. 

      Tell your partner to deal with her

  • 10. 
    The main goal of parenting and discipline is to...
    • A. 

      Get your kids to listen to you and do what you say no matter what

    • B. 

      Make sure everyone is happy and doing whatever they want

    • C. 

      Teach your children why your rules are important and help them to learn to make good choices on their own

    • D. 

      Let children take care of themselves