By Madeleine Murnick ‘22
I have used my NCS history education and the Internet to create this very useful showcase of my new knowledge: a quiz that determines the time and place in history in which you should have been born. Happy Travels!
What is your dream job?
D. Computer technologist
How would you spend an afternoon?
A. At the amphitheater
B. Playing ullamaliztli (like basketball, but with more rules and you can’t use your hands or dribble)
C. At church
D. Binge-watching Netflix
What is your attitude towards Christianity?
A. Feed ‘em to the lions!
B. Don’t love it, but I’ll take conversion over death
C. It’s the only hope
D. It’s complicated…
How would you deal with your enemies?
A. Force them to fight for your entertainment
B. Sacrifice them to the gods
C. Lock them in towers
D. Rant about them on Twitter
Whom do you worship?
D. The Kardashians
What is your favorite snack?
A. Mice stuffed with pork
C. Meatless Stew
D. Tide Pods
Finally, how would you rather die?
A. Stabbed in the back by your friend
B. Sacrificed to the gods
C. The plague
D. Crushed by a vending machine
Mostly A’s: Roman Empire 1st-4th cent.
Mostly B’s: The Aztec Empire 15th-16th cent.
Mostly C’s: Medieval Europe 12th-14th cent.
Mostly D’s: Congratulations! You’re in the right time and place.