What Rank Would You Have Achieved in WWII Based on This Skills and Personality Assessment?

By: Brian Whitney
Image: Wiki Commons by U.S. Army

About This Quiz

World War II is largely thought of as the most damaging war our planet has ever seen. Also known as the Second World War, this conflict literally did involve almost every powerful country in the world in some way. The major forces were the Axis powers of Nazi Germany, Italy, and Japan vs. the Allies, which were mainly the United States, France, Great Britain, the Soviet Union, and, to a lesser extent, China. 

If you were around back in those days, how far would you have moved up the ranks in the military? A lot of it depends on your personality as well as the skills that you have. There are a lot of different variables when it comes to that kind of thing; you could be the most skilled person in the world, one that is totally made to be a soldier, but if you're a lover and not a fighter, then you probably wouldn't move far past private.  

On the other hand, you might have never have thought of yourself as a soldier, but once you joined up and started to fight in the war, you may have made it all the way to General. Take this quiz about your personality and skills, and we'll tell you if people would be calling you "sir" during WWII or if you were being told to "drop and give me 20" a lot. 

You're outside camping, who builds the campfire?

Do you have a hard time introducing yourself to strangers at a party?

Art looks great on walls in your home; can you hang a picture well?

Do often daydream and forget where you are for a moment?

Snakes can be dangerous, do you know how to treat a snakebite?

You just got a text from a friend, how long does it take you to respond?

You have a big presentation coming up. How stressed out do you get when you're under pressure?

How would you handle it if you and a friend came across a bear in the woods?

You need a place to park in the city. How good are you at parallel parking?

Do you ever do something just because you're curious?

Are you the type of person that always questions authority?

Would you want to win an argument, even if it made someone else upset?

Your faucet is leaking, what do you do?

How many jokes do you know by heart?

Does it bother you if you don't fit in with the popular crowd?

What might be a job that you think you would enjoy?

You just got cut off in traffic, what do you do?

Your friend just got a really cool new car, how do you feel?

Do you know the correct form to do a deadlift?

You're out to dinner when someone at another table starts to choke, what do you do?

Which of these is something you would most like to do right now?

What is more important, the truth or someone else's feelings?

You lost a button on your shirt, what do you do?

Which one quality do you want your child to have when they grow up?

Winter is coming. Have you ever split firewood?

You just got a flat while driving on the highway and you have to be somewhere soon, what do you do?

Do you like doing things that involve you wearing a costume?

Do you tend to be shy at social gatherings?

If you had to in an emergency, do you think you could break down a door?

How many diapers have you changed over your life?

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