How creative are you?

Ready to discover exactly how creative you are?
Take the official Creativity Quiz and find out!

Using innovative questing techniques and nifty web technology, the Creativity Quiz is a fairly accurate, fun, and fast way to learn about your current creative potential. There are just 10 questions, so it won't take you very long to do. Just click on the button below to get started.

The quiz shouldn't take any longer than six minutes.

Question 1 of 10

First, how creative would you consider yourself to be?

  • Very creative.
  • Average.
  • Not very creative.
  • Not creative at all.

Question 2 of 10

Next, using only the letters C, A, and T, how many different ways could you spell the word “Cat”?

  • One.
  • Two.
  • Three.
  • Eight.

Question 3 of 10

How willing are you to listen when people talk about things you don't agree with or believe in?

  • Very willing.
  • Somewhat willing.
  • Somewhat unwilling.
  • Not at all willing.

Question 4 of 10

When faced with a familiar problem, which of the following are you most likely to do?

  • Use a solution that has worked in the past.
  • Ask a friend for help.
  • Try and think up a new solution.
  • Work on several possible solutions.

Question 5 of 10

How often do you organize (or write down) all of your ideas?

  • Always.
  • Sometimes.
  • Rarely.
  • Never.

Question 6 of 10

How often do you find yourself following a routine?

  • All of the time.
  • Most of the time.
  • Occasionally.
  • Never.

Question 7 of 10

Which of the following would you say is your primary motivation when it comes to working?

  • Money.
  • Personal goals.
  • Changing the world.
  • Boredom.

Question 8 of 10

Finish this sentence: “It was only a guess, but the test results were starting to look...”

  • Promising.
  • Good.
  • Pretty ugly.
  • Awful.

Question 9 of 10

How often do you try to create something?

  • Every day.
  • Several times a week.
  • Several times a month.
  • Once in a blue moon.

Question 10 of 10

How did you feel about taking this survey?

  • Loved doing it.
  • Liked doing it.
  • Did not like doing it.
  • Hated doing it.

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Quiz Answers Explanations

  • 1. Creative geniuses feel that the are very creative, regardless of proof.
  • 2. There are two ways to spell cat, forwards and backwards.
  • 3. Being very willing to listen to other's opinions lets you see/hear things from a different perspective.
  • 4. Working on several different solutions to a problem is how creative geniuses exercise their creativity.
  • 5. True creative geniuses always organize their ideas. Doing so helps them process and recollect their thoughts.
  • 6. Never following a routine lets geniuses experience new things every day.
  • 7. True creative geniuses are motivated by their ability to change the world.
  • 8. Having a promising and positive outlook on problems empowers geniuses to find solutions.
  • 9. Creative geniuses enjoy being creative, and try to create something new every single day.
  • 10. If you loved doing this quiz then you were open to feedback, a trait of all creative geniuses.
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Made by Tanner Christensen.
Special thanks to Sandy Maligna.