Are You More Harry Potter or Percy Jackson?

ENTERTAINMENT

Ian Fortey

5 Min Quiz

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About This Quiz

Worldbuilding is no easy task for an author, and not every story can capture the imagination of an audience as well as others. Some authors have done a fantastic job as C.S. Lewis did with "The Chronicles of Narnia," and J.R.R. Tolkien pulled it off with "The Lord of the Rings" back in the day.

In more modern times, you have to hand it to J.K. Rowling for creating the amazing world of Harry Potter. Likewise, Rick Riordan was inspired by Greek mythology to create a world for Percy Jackson and the whole Greek pantheon set in modern times in a way that's both fresh and exciting.

Both stories and the worlds they take place in are the kinds of things you can absolutely lose yourself in. The characters aren't just fun; they're relatable. You can see yourself in these stories and want to be a part of them. Who hasn't watched Harry or Percy taking on some kind of fearsome monster and imagined themselves in that same situation, wielding amazing powers and saving their friends from certain doom? There's a good chance you find yourself leaning a little more towards one of these heroes than the other, and it's high time we figured it out once for all. Take the quiz and see which hero of prophecy you're meant to be!

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If you had one magical ability, what would it be?

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Were you a good student in school?

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When it comes to friends, do you have a core group, or do you get close to a lot of different people?

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Do you feel like you have a destiny?

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Do you think your friends consider you a joker at all?

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When it comes to authority figures, do you challenge them or do as you're told?

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Are you a hero?

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The world is full of fantastic beasts. What would you most want as a pet?

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Would you rather read the books or watch the movies?

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What's your favorite kind of mythology?

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How close are you to your parents?

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When it comes to reading, do you like a short, quick read, or do you want a story that just keeps going?

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What force of nature do you feel the most closely related to?

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How was your childhood?

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What inspires you to do great things?

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What scares you more than anything else in the world?

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Have you ever tried to take on a challenge and failed?

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Do you believe magic is real?

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When someone asks you in a job interview what your greatest strength is, what do you say?

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If someone gets in your face and wants to start something, how are you likely to respond?

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Does your family have a lot of secrets?

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Let's say Percy Jackson and Harry Potter aren't available. What might you read instead?

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Do you think your life is going to change the world in any way?

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Do you always do what's right even if it's hard?

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What's your ultimate goal in life?

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