Can We Guess Which State You Were Born In?

Steven Miller

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About This Quiz

Our very first experiences of being alive leave a lasting imprint on the whole of our existence. The culture, food, language, and music of our original hometown will always be a part of us. In this quiz, we believe that we can guess your birth state just from asking you some questions about your lifestyle and preferences. That being said, we'll also be a bit random at times, just to keep things fun.

For example, we think that your answer to how fast you tend to move in your daily life will point us in a general direction in the country. Once we've narrowed in that far, a question that examines your preferences in beer or dessert is sure to focus our attention on even further. 

Now that we've got it simplified down to a few choices, we'll begin to pick things apart with more detail. We'll use a question about the grocery store you most frequently shopped at as a kid to get a much clearer picture of where you were born.

Buckle up and get comfortable; we're about to take a road trip across the United States. When we're done, we think it's likely that we'll cross over the state line of where you were born.

In your youth, which activity were you most likely to engage in during winter?

Do you prefer the big city or being out in the boonies?

Which famous attraction was closest to where you grew up?

As a kid, what was the coldest temperature you ever had to deal with?

Which food is most appealing to you?

What pace do you generally move at in life?

Of the following, which sport is most interesting to you?

How laid-back is your personality?

Have you ever been surfing?

Which fashion description best matches you?

Which fast food place is your favorite?

Would you say that you're more liberal or conservative?

Which amusement park did you visit first?

Which major body of water did you see first?

Which dessert sounds the most appealing to you?

Did you ever go to a rodeo as a kid?

Have you ever been to a birthday party that had a piñata?

Which beer sounds most appealing?

Besides chocolate and vanilla, which flavor of ice cream do you like the most?

Is there a picture of you as a kid with a cowboy/cowgirl hat on?

Which flower represents where you were born the best?

Which kind of music do you like the most?

Which was scariest to you as a kid?

Have you ever been to a high school football game where you weren't related to anyone who currently attended the school?

Which natural phenomenon is the biggest concern in the place where you were born?

Which grocery store have you done most of your shopping in?

Which animal best fits with where you were born?

Did you have a basement as a kid?

Which fruit best fits with your birthplace?

Have you ever witnessed a space-bound rocket launch in person?

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