Can We Guess Which Branch of the Military You Work In?

Teresa McGlothlin

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About This Quiz

First of all, thank you for your service! It takes a special kind of mind to serve in the military, and your commitment to your country is something that not everyone would be able to handle. Once you tell us about your military job, we are sure we'll be able to figure out which uniform you put on every day, but will we get it right? 

All branches of the military require a specialized set of skills and aptitudes, but those things vary from branch to branch. The way you describe your daily grind to us will help us figure out which branch you have pledged your allegiance to protect and to serve in. From the grit of the Marines to the technical skills of the Navy, the tasks you complete on a daily basis will give you away. 

Naturally, we expect that you know how to improvise and overcome any work situation that might come your way. Tell us about it, and we'll decipher the code you are sending us. Do you strive to be all you can be, or are you working on the basis of being Army strong? Tell us about your job, and we'll figure it out! 

What time of day do you usually get to work?

Are you in charge of anyone else?

What do you really think of your coworkers?

Are you better with computers or with your hands?

How well did you do in basic training?

Where do you spend most of your workday?

Do you ever break the rules at work?

How long have you been a service member?

Do you spend a lot of time driving during your commute?

What do you do to stay in shape for physicals?

Are you stationed a long way from home?

How many times have you been deployed?

What do you like most about your job?

Where do you usually have lunch?

What do you think of your commanding officer?

Which of these skills do you use most every day?

How would your coworkers describe your attitude at work?

When is the last time you took a sick day?

Which of these virtues do you try to uphold on the job?

Do you think you'll retire from your current position?

Which of these tools do you use most often at work?

How would you rate the possibility of being promoted?

What is the first thing you do after work?

What do you consider the hardest part of your job?

Are you late for work a lot?

Do you ever work overtime?

Would you say you're a good team player?

Have you earned any medals yet?

What field is your current job preparing you to try as a civilian?

Which word sums up the state of your workspace?

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