Which Generation Are You at Heart?

By: Steven Miller
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About This Quiz

Regardless of your actual age, perhaps you'll feel most at home with a completely different batch of people. This might especially be true if you don't quite fit in with your peers and you're drawn to hanging out with those from another generation.

If you're someone who prefers to shop in the big box stores in your town and you have a phone that would be best described as "retro," then you might just fit in as a member of the Baby Boomer generation. When you tell us that you're also a big fan of game shows and you yearn for the days when life was a lot simpler, and the world was a safer place, we'll feel even more comfortable assigning you to the post-war boom.

If you're pretty frugal with your spending and you rely more on word of mouth from friends than anything some overpaid celebrity says on a commercial, you could be a perfect fit for Generation Z. Should you mention that you spend most of your time on Snapchat, and you laugh when anyone mentions their Facebook account, then this connection continues to grow in strength.

Let's get this quiz started. If you're truly a Baby Boomer, you may need to call a younger person into the room to help.

How comfortable are you with computers?

Which TV show is most appealing to you?

What pace do you tend to move at in life?

Of the following, which vehicle best fits your life?

Do you enjoy game shows?

What are your thoughts on global warming?

Which kind of phone best matches your true personality?

Which of the following slang terms would you be most likely to use?

Which of these actors do you like the most?

Which of these actresses is your favorite?

Do you read books?

Which of the following kinds of music has the deepest connection for you?

Which of the current late night talk show hosts do you like the most?

How old is your current phone?

Which video game do you have the most affection for?

Where do you do most of your shopping?

Of the following, which animated show would you rather watch?

Do you tend to give a hard time to other generations?

How much of your daily work involves a computer?

How big of a Harry Potter fan are you?

How much student loan debt do you have?

Do you like Bernie Sanders?

Do you remember 9/11?

Which social media platform do you use the most?

How frugal are you?

Have you ever seen a music video on MTV?

Where would you put yourself on the political spectrum?

Which book would you rather read?

In what context did you first hear of Mel B?

Have you ever made a mix-tape?

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