Can We Guess Which Generation You Belong To?

Zoe Samuel

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About This Quiz

While some things remain the same, the events, culture, and economics that people grow up with mean that each generation has some distinct characteristics. Tell us about yours, and we'll guess your generation!

How comfortable are you with modern technology?

Do you remember a time before the internet?

Was there a major recession during your upbringing?

Do you take American dominance for granted?

Do you expect to support a family on one income?

Will you ever own a home?

How old did you first fly on a plane?

Do you have student loans?

How about a pension?

Will there be a major war during your life?

Are you worried about climate change?

Can you stand up without anything creaking too much?

Will they cure cancer during your lifetime?

Did you have a fridge growing up?

Do you remember black and white TV?

Do you remember when you couldn't pause live TV?

What's your typing speed?

If you're going to be late, how do you let someone know?

Is it normal to meet a potential boyfriend or girlfriend online?

Do you remember things before Civil Rights?

How much has women's participation in the formal economy changed in your life?

If you want to read a newspaper, how do you do it?

Do you pay for content?

What shape do you think jeans should be?

How might you say you're pleasantly surprised?

If you need to take a taxi, how do you call one?

What ID would you expect to show to get on a domestic flight?

What's the main source of electricity going to be in your life?

What do you think of self-driving cars?

Which Star Trek series is the best one?

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