Which Protagonist Of An African American Novel Are You?

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Are you flighty, like Helga Crane? Erudite, like Thelonious "Monk" Ellison? Or god-fearing, like John Grimes? Take this quiz and find out exactly which protagonist of an African American novel YOU would be, and why.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Are you a dreamer or a schemer?
    • A. 

      Dreamer (Image from taicarmen.wordpress.com) 

    • B. 

      Schemer (Image from searchenginepeople.com)

  • 2. 
    What outfit would you be buried in?
    • A. 

      A Chanel suit (Image from polyvore.com)

    • B. 

      Jeans and a hoodie

    • C. 

      A Sharp suit (Image from fashion5u.info)

    • D. 

      A floral cotton dress (Image from fashionattractive.com)

    • E. 

      A sexy red dress (Image from lyst.com)

  • 3. 
    You need serious life advice. Where would you go?
    • A. 

      You're perfectly self-contained. You don't need anyone else's advice

    • B. 

      The local bar

    • C. 

      A psychic

    • D. 

      You never ask for advice because you let others make all your decisions for you anyway

    • E. 

      A childhood friend

    • F. 

      God

  • 4. 
    How do you feel about stealing?
    • A. 

      There's no such thing as private property. Everything is fair game.

    • B. 

      Only other people's lovers.

    • C. 

      Never, under any circumstances

  • 5. 
    How would you classify your role in your social circle?
    • A. 

      The fashionable one

    • B. 

      The one everyone is a little bit afraid of...

    • C. 

      The deep thinker

    • D. 

      The smart one

    • E. 

      The shy one

    • F. 

      The sexy one

  • 6. 
    What do you feel like eating?
    • A. 

      I'd rather have a gin and tonic

    • B. 

      A good, hearty breakfast

    • C. 

      Lobster ravioli

    • D. 

      I have too much on my mind to eat

    • E. 

      Fried chicken and mashed potatoes (Image from allrecipes.com)

  • 7. 
    What's your biggest fear?
    • A. 

      Not being loved

    • B. 

      Clowns

    • C. 

      Being unable to express myself

    • D. 

      Finding out there's no God

    • E. 

      Waking up ugly

  • 8. 
    Of the two, do you have more:
    • A. 

      Mommy issues

    • B. 

      Daddy issues

  • 9. 
    What job best fits your personality type?
    • A. 

      Entertainer (Image from allposters.com)

    • B. 

      Teacher (Image from washingtonpost.com)

    • C. 

      Job? I'd really rather not bother... (Image from digitaljournal.com)

    • D. 

      Preacher (Image from indyhiphop.com)

    • E. 

      Writer (Image from lynngolodner.com)

    • F. 

      I'm not really sure (Image from onpurposeuk.com)

  • 10. 
    What's your weapon of choice?
    • A. 

      My irresistible charm (Image from fanpop.com)

    • B. 

      "Killer" heels (Image from silver-fish.hubpages.com)

    • C. 

      Secrecy (Image from itricks.com)

    • D. 

      A rifle (Image from big5sportinggoods.com)

    • E. 

      My razor wit and sharp tongue (Image from andybutler.net)

    • F. 

      Who needs a weapon? I have God on my side. (Image from en.wikipedia.org)

  • 11. 
    What is more important to you than money?
    • A. 

      Justice (Image from themudflats.net)

    • B. 

      Love (Image from rebellesociety.com)

    • C. 

      God (Image from en.wikipedia.org)

    • D. 

      Honesty (Image from ugmsalem.org)

    • E. 

      Ice Cream (Image from docburnsteins.com)

    • F. 

      Sex (Image from thesource.com)

    • G. 

      Nothing is more important than money! (Image from opensecrets.org)