Which Character From "Gilligan's Island" Are You, Based on Your Baby Boomer Preferences?

By: Monica Lee
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About This Quiz

When you were watching "Gilligan's Island," did you have a certain preference for one character over the other? It may be because you saw similar traits that you and the character have in common. You know, the sweet, innocent, hard-working Mary Ann. Or the strong, smart and socially clueless professor. Maybe you had a soft spot for Gilligan or the always-frustrated Skipper. Either way, the cast of characters on the island always kept us entertained. Especially given the professor's contraptions, the food on the island including the endless coconut cream pies, and the ability for these characters to continually stay hopeful even when their possible escape from the island was dashed each week!

To find out what character you are most like, this quiz will question you on your likes, dislikes, social interactions and preferences as a baby boomer. Then we'll match your answers to the character you're most like. This quiz will also take you on a trip down memory lane. Start humming the theme song now while you answer the questions. "Just sit right back and you'll hear a tale, A tale of a fateful trip. That started from this tropic port. Aboard this tiny ship..." C'mon, it's catchy! Find out which character you are right now. 

What was your favorite breakfast when you were growing up?

What beverage did you drink on a daily basis in your early teens?

How did you wear your hair in the '80s?

What was your style of dress when you were in college?

What shoes were you wearing growing up?

What kind of coat did you have for cold, wintry days?

What accessories did you carry all the time?

What type of music did you listen to in the '80s?

What was one of your favorite songs?

What is your favorite color?

If you had bad eyesight, what did you wear?

What was your hairstyle routine?

What did you sleep in, when you were a teenager?

What brand did you wear the most of?

Back in the day, what outfit did you wear to exercise?

When you would go to a party, what did you do most?

What kind of house did you always want to live in?

Which of these was your favorite dinner?

What would have you participated in during school?

What was a memorable event of your '80s?

What other events were significant for you in the '80s?

What restaurant were you most likely to frequent as a teen?

What was your favorite movie during the '70s and '80s?

If you were in charge of making dinner, what recipe would you make?

What was one of your favorite desserts growing up?

What TV shows were you watching?

Your bedtime ritual includes which one of these?

What occasion do you like to celebrate most?

What was your favorite thing to do in your free time?

What kind of person would you have wanted to marry in 1980s?

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