In 1620, a tiny ship called the Mayflower left Plymouth, England carrying 102 passengers. Along the way, they faced many hardships only to endure even more brutal conditions when they arrived. Do you think you could have survived that difficult year up until the first Thanksgiving? It's time to find out! Take these 10 quiz questions and discover if you could have hacked it as a colonist!
What are you most passionate about?
Equal rights for all
Protecting the environment
When learning something new, do you accept help easily?
I always take help when I can get it.
I try to hold off as long as possible.
I hate asking for help.
What's the best way to stay warm when outdoors?
Sneak some liquor.
Dress in multiple layers.
Bring warm beverages.
Don't go outside at all!
What's the first step in building a successful fire?
Blowing on it.
Building a tee-pee with kindling.
What's your best asset?
What's your drink of choice?
What's your stance on hunting?
I'm an avid hunter with a lot of skill.
I've never hunted, but I would.
I believe hunting is cruel.
What skill would you most like to master?
How do you deal with conflict?
I meet it head on and learn something from it.
I avoid it as long as I can but eventually endure it.
I hide from it at all costs.
Are you an adventurous eater?
You Would Have Survived Until Thanksgiving!
Based on the results of this quiz, you would have easily made it until the first Thanksgiving! As a hardy and resilient person, you would have welcomed the challenge of surviving that harsh winter and the year thereafter. You're practical, intelligent, and logical in a way that few people are. Though you're strong minded, you know when to reach out for help and accept the insight of those who know better than you.
You Would Have Made It Half Way!
Based on the results of this quiz, you would have made it halfway! While you wouldn't have seen that first Thanksgiving, you would have played an integral in helping others to thrive. As a giving and selfless soul, you would have spent that first winter building shelters, procuring food, and tending to those fell ill. Unfortunately, your kind heart would leave you susceptible to exhaustion, illness, and hypothermia!
You Would Not Have Survived!
Based on the results of this quiz, you would not have survived until the first Thanksgiving! Though you're highly ambitious in an intellectual way, you're not a huge fan of the outdoors or working with your hands. As a sensitive soul, you tend to take criticism and hardship with difficulty, often choosing to seek comfort whenever possible. While these are great qualities in the modern day, they wouldn't have faired well in the colonies!