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Take quiz here

My quiz said Colorado
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I belong in Georgia

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Gad, mine says South Carolina.  Can't think of too many places I rather not be.   :O

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I took that earlier today, and it said . . . nope, I can't bear to say it. Something ain't right with that test.

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Colorado.  Clearly this test didn't ask about how much I love oxygen and humidity.  :;):

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I belong in Georgia

That's what I got, too.  I've lived there, but it's far from my favorite place.  At least it has woods and BBQ.
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Hahaha! What are the odds?
I posted this two days ago.

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I think Zion is the only one I've backpacked in, and I've gone back several times because I feel more at home there than I do in the SE where I've lived all my life.

And my quiz result:
You belong in Utah!
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Oregon, which is of course next door to Idaho where I live.  It's too much trouble to pack up just to move to the next neighborhood, so I guess I'll stay where I am.  Oregon is good though, very good.

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Trippy. West Bah Gawd Vagina ! Whar I were bornded !

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Nebraska? I belong in Nebraska?

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Hmmm...Pennsylvania, based apparently on low agreeableness and high neuroticism.  

So PA is an entire state full of people like me?  You poor, poor bastards!    :D
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North Carolina??  Seriously?   Goofy test has no clue.

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+1  Georgia.    It's about the last place I want to be...... it never gets cold.

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Florida?  I believe I'll continue to be a round peg in a square hole right here in Oregon.  Has anyone compared results of the long vs. short form?
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North Carolina??  Seriously?   Goofy test has no clue.

Me too. Maybe we can at least live in the mountains.

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Pennsylvania, based apparently on low agreeableness and high neuroticism.  

So PA is an entire state full of people like [that]

Pretty much.
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Utah.  I could live with it, except for the politics.

I also did the long form, scoring in the following percentiles:
 Open to New Experiences 41%
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Maybe I need to be more neurotic.


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Georgia for me.... at least that is where the girl friend lives :)

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Guess I'll be moving to South Dakota.....NOT!
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Georgia.   That could not be more wrong.   I lived there for a while and it was a huge mistake.
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Colorado. Hey that's where I am at!
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Utah.  I could live with it, except for the politics.

I also did the long form, scoring in the following percentiles:
 Open to New Experiences 41%
Conscientiousness 74
Extravert 83
Agreeable 79
Neuroticism 1

Maybe I need to be more neurotic.

My long form answers as follows:

Open to New Experiences 3
Conscientiousness 69
Extravert 42
Agreeable 38
Neuroticism 11


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You get Texas if you strongly agree or strongly disagree with every question.

wth, Texas?
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I took that earlier today, and it said . . . nope, I can't bear to say it. Something ain't right with that test.

Yeah, This !!

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Oregon

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I got CO.
For giggles I took it again and alternately picked 1 and 7 down the list starting with 1. ME popped up.
Did it a 3rd time but started with 7. GA got it.


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NM. Liked it the last time I was there. Could do with more time there.

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I got CO.

Hey, we could be roommates... :laugh:
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Got CO, which is good since that is where I have lived my entire life.

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Georgia for me too... no way I'd live there, ever.

hikerjer, can I trade you Georgia for South Carolina? At least then I could live in Charleston. :D


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