How Long Could You Hack It As A Detective?

You might think you've got what it takes to hack it as a detective, but how long could you really last in this profession? Take these 10 quiz questions and find out!

Question 1/10
Choose a word to describe yourself:

Question 2/10
Which city would you most like to live in?
New York
Los Angeles

Question 3/10
What would a former boss say about you?
That I was ambitious
That I was passionate
That I was dedicated
That I was always late
That I had great instincts

Question 4/10
What's your workout of choice?
Lifting donuts to my mouth

Question 5/10
What could you never do?
Take a life
Boldly lie
Keep a secret
Let someone down

Question 6/10
What's the first thing you notice about a stranger?
Their body language
Their ticks/habits
Their overall look
Their mood/demeanor
How they interact with others

Question 7/10
To extract a confession, you should first try to....
Build rapport
Fill in the blanks of their story
Ask something unexpected
Ask for the story backwards
Withhold evidence until a crucial moment

Question 8/10
How patient are you?
Very patient
Somewhat patient
Not patient at all

Question 9/10
In your opinion, a good detective is always...
Open minded
Detail oriented

Question 10/10
What kind of environment did you grow up in?
I moved around a lot
You could hack it as a detective for 30 years! You've got the instincts, logic, and problem solving skills to close even the most complex of cases. With gumption and ambition, you'd never stop until you've got your suspect, closed your case, or reached your goal. Go ahead and get started on this career, we're confident that you could hack it for the entirety of your career.

30 Years
You could hack it as a detective for 20 years! Most of us would like to believe that we have the instincts and logic necessary to be a detective, but you actually do. With a killer ability to pick on on small details and trust your gut, you'd be able to solve some pretty complex cases with ease. You've got a strong sense of right/wrong, a deep well of ambition, and a need to make the world a safer place.

20 Years
You could hack it as detective for 15 years! With a killer ability to problem solve and a deep love of putting together the pieces of a complex puzzle, you could definitely serve as a detective for a majority of your working life. Though the profession would eventually wear you down, you'd make the most of your time as a detective!

15 Years
You could hack it as a detective for 10 years! Though you've got a great mind for problem solving, you're a bit too sensitive to hack it in this profession for more than a decade. You love to help others and make the world a safer place, but you also tend to internalize problems to the point of driving yourself insane.

10 Years
You could hack it as a detective for a total of two years! Unfortunately, being a detective wouldn't suit you quite like you thought it would. Though you're a highly intellectual and capable person, you're a deeply empathetic and sensitive soul who can't help but internalize the pain of others. This would make working on complex cases more than a bit difficult for you!

2 Years