The Minimalist Quiz

10 Questions
The Minimalist Quiz

See where on the minimalist spectrum you are!

Sample Question

Have you ever re-purposed anything?

No, I'd like to but I'm not that creative.

No, if I want something I just buy it!

YES! OMG! I go curb picking all the time just so I can make something awesome!

Yes, but only my own stuff and only when I'm ready to toss it.

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Have you ever re-purposed anything?
    • A. 

      No, I'd like to but I'm not that creative.

    • B. 

      No, if I want something I just buy it!

    • C. 

      YES! OMG! I go curb picking all the time just so I can make something awesome!

    • D. 

      Yes, but only my own stuff and only when I'm ready to toss it.

  • 2. 
    You just inherited One Million dollars, you immediately…
    • A. 

      Pay off your mortgage and invest the rest.

    • B. 

      Go on a shopping spree...cha-ching!!!

    • C. 

      Buy a Lamborghini and get the Rolling Stones to play your birthday party.

    • D. 

      Spend some time and money on experiences.

  • 3. 
    Your favorite band/musician/team/circus is coming to town and you want to go but you don’t have enough money. You…
    • A. 

      Do your best Wilma Flintstone and Betty Rubble and…CHARGE IT!

    • B. 

      Get a 2nd job to earn some extra money to go.

    • C. 

      Look around your house to see if you can sell a few things to cover the cost.

    • D. 

      Wallow in your own self-pity that you won’t be able to go

  • 4. 
    When on vacation, you prefer to…
    • A. 

      Go camping in a remote area.

    • B. 

      Stay in a high-end hotel suitable for an A-list celebrity and to heck with the cost!

    • C. 

      Stay with friends or family.

    • D. 

      Find someone that needs a house sitter and stay for free.

  • 5. 
    While at the mall, you typically…
    • A. 

      Window shop.

    • B. 

      Buy everything I want.

    • C. 

      People watch.

    • D. 

      Hangout at the food court and eat bad food (and people watch).

  • 6. 
    The holidays are coming and you want to get gifts for your family. You…
    • A. 

      Go out and buy what they’ve asked for, practical or not.

    • B. 

      Ask them if there’s anything they NEED rather than WANT.

    • C. 

      Make them something special with materials you already have.

    • D. 

      Wait to receive gifts first then re-gift those to family/friends.

  • 7. 
    Your clothes are…
    • A. 

      Stylin’ and profilin’. Nothing but fresh, fine and fancy here!

    • B. 

      I buy new clothes once in a while and donate what I no longer wear.

    • C. 

      I’m poppin more tags at the thrift shop than Macklemore!

    • D. 

      Bell bottoms are still in style, right?

  • 8. 
    When finished reading a book you...
    • A. 

      Lend it to a friend/family

    • B. 

      Set it aside to sell at a book fair/yard sale

    • C. 

      Use it to prop something up

    • D. 

      Reading? Ain't nobody got time for that!

  • 9. 
    You’re getting rid of stuff (congratulations). You decide that…
    • A. 

      I’m not selling it for anything less than what I paid for it.

    • B. 

      I’ll take what I can get and if I don’t sell it, I’ll just donate it.

    • C. 

      Why would I ever get rid of my stuff?

    • D. 

      I don’t need the money, I’ll just donate it.

  • 10. 
    When you go grocery shopping you buy enough groceries for...
    • A. 

      Three to five days.

    • B. 

      The week.

    • C. 

      The week, the month, and I grab whatever seems like a good deal.

    • D. 

      The Apocalypse!