Energy and Space: The Feng Shui Quiz
by Staff
Feeling stuck? Maybe you need a little feng shui in your life. Take our quiz to see how much you know about this ancient art.

Where did Feng Shui originate?

  • Japan
  • China
  • Thailand

What does "feng shui" mean?

  • moving air
  • inner peace
  • wind water

What is the life force at the heart of feng shui?

  • chi
  • qin
  • yang

Which of these is NOT one of the schools of feng shui?

  • Compass School
  • Black Hat sect
  • Blue Ribbon

Which of these is NOT one of the three life pillars in the home?

  • bathtub
  • master bed
  • front door

What feng shui shape is also known as the ba gua?

  • rectangle
  • octagon
  • circle

In feng shui, what color is associated with love and marriage?

  • red
  • pink
  • orange

Which is NOT one of the five basic elements in feng shui?

  • water
  • earth
  • wind

Which element should you add to your home to encourage expansion and activity?

  • fire
  • metal
  • earth

Which element is associated with creativity and communication?

  • earth
  • water
  • metal

True or false: According to feng shui, it's bad luck to live in a cul-de-sac.

  • true
  • false

What should you do if your house sits below the road?

  • Put a light behind the house.
  • Plant a tree beside the house.
  • Paint the house red.

What is a poison arrow?

  • pine tree
  • sharp object pointed at home
  • mountain peak within 100 feet (30 meters) of home

Which of these is a good type of tree to plant in your yard?

  • mulberry tree
  • weeping willow
  • apple tree

True or false: Your main entrance should be well-protected or hidden out of sight for safety.

  • true
  • false

True or false: Your front door can never be too large.

  • true
  • false

What's the ideal color for a front door in feng shui?

  • black
  • white
  • red

What's the ideal location for a master bedroom?

  • as close to the front door as possible
  • as far from the front door as possible
  • in the center of the house

Which of these is a feng shui fit for the center of your home?

  • family room
  • bathroom
  • kitchen

Where should you position your bed within your bedroom?

  • directly opposite the door
  • on the wall next to the door
  • as far from the door as possible

True or false: You should be able to see your back door while standing at the stove.

  • true
  • false

What's the ideal cooking technology in feng shui home design?

  • electric stove
  • gas stove
  • microwave

What's the best color scheme for a kid's room?

  • red or pink
  • yellow or orange
  • blue or green

What is the maximum number of doors you should have in a row in your home?

  • three
  • four
  • nine

True or false: You should block some of the windows in your home so energy can't escape.

  • true
  • false

True or false: A building right outside of one of your windows in bad news.

  • true
  • false

True or false: Adding a skylight to your home is terrible for your feng shui.

  • true
  • false

True or false: A spiral staircase lifts energy up and into your home.

  • true
  • false

Which of these is NOT a good color for the master bedroom?

  • pink
  • white
  • peach

Which of these is NOT one of the colors of the five elements?

  • green
  • red
  • purple