Which Middle Earth Race Are You?

ENTERTAINMENT

By: Ian Fortey

5 Min Quiz

Image: New Line Cinema / WingNut Films

About This Quiz

The world of Middle Earth as created by J.R.R. Tolkien was unlike anything anyone had ever read before but like many things we've read since. And why? Because it influenced so many other works of fantasy. From the vast universe in Blizzard's World of Warcraft to movies like Netflix's original "Bright," to the fantasy epic games of "Dungeons and Dragons," the influence of Tolkien is all over modern fantasy. 

The books were long thought to be virtually unfilmable until Peter Jackson brought them to life in one of the most stunning film trilogies ever made. And then "The Hobbit" followed them a few years later, fully giving life to Tolkien's tale of the Baggins family and their involvement with the One Ring.  There can be no doubt that this is the height of fantasy literature, one of the greatest stories of all time given its cultural impact. 

Since there's no doubt you've enjoyed the movies and likely enjoyed the books as well, you probably know these races inside and out. But which of the noble races of Middle Earth that Tolkien brought to life is most like who you are? One way to find out! Take a trip to the Shire in this quiz and find out!

Do you feel like you need to be the center of attention in a group?

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Do you think you have what it takes to be a hero?

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How's your sense of humor?

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Is there anything you fear?

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How do you think you'd handle a troll?

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Which "Lord of the Rings" character do you think you'd get along with best?

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Do you handle leadership roles really well or not?

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Would you ever lie to get what you want?

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Do new skills come easily to you, or do you need to really work at them?

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Overall, how much time do you spend thinking about food?

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How's your aim?

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If you could spend all day barefoot and relaxing, would you?

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How into possessions like gold and jewels are you?

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What's the greatest distance you've ever walked at one time?

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Would you consider yourself more of a lover or a fighter?

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Do you spend a lot of time making your hair look good?

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How often do you have trouble reaching things on the top shelf?

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Do you ever get the feeling you're the smartest person in the room?

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When there's a job to be done, do you try to delegate or just do it yourself?

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Do you listen to your elders?

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In a fantasy story, what's the best power for a hero to wield?

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Would you ever turn away from a challenge if it seemed impossible?

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For the most part, do people often overlook you?

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Would you ever abandon a friend in their time of need?

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Do you wear any rings?

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Any chance you can speak any other languages?

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Would you rather work with friends or strangers?

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Do you like to travel?

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How strong are you?

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Are you afraid of what might be in the dark?

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