Are You an Awesome Grandpa?

Talin Vartanian

On a scale of 1-10, how great of a listener are you?

What is your heart actually made out of?

Which of these activities would you like to do with your grandkids?

Would you describe yourself as a patient person?

Do you believe in the power of unconditional love?

Would you rather buy a gift or make a gift for your grandchild?

Are you a source of inspiration for other people?

Do you always have a smile on your face no matter what?

Which of these moral values is the most important to you?

Are you knowledgeable about your family history?

Has anyone ever told you that you're a funny person?

Would you do anything for the people you love?

Are you willing to attend some of the big milestones (such as a grandchild's graduation)?

How do you teach other people about the world?

What types of stories do you like to tell?

Would you be OK with asking your grandkids for help with technology?

Are you a big believer in naps?

What would you do if your grandkids wanted some chocolate chip cookies before dinner?

How would you rate your cooking skills?

Surprise visits from people makes you feel ...

Which of these gifts would you give to your grandkids for Christmas?

What kind of grandpa are you really?

All you want in life is for your grandkids to be what?

Where would you like to take your grandkids on vacation?

Would you describe yourself as an empathetic person?

Do you care about what other people think of you?

Which of these "longest living" animals matches your personality?

What type of grandpa award do you really deserve?

Would you rather spend your time alone or with other people?

What is your purpose in life?

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About This Quiz

The life of a grandpa is about being a role model for those around you. You'll need to set an example by having a kind heart, remaining calm in certain situations and having fun with life. While the job of a grandpa may seem tough sometimes, it can be incredibly rewarding as well!

So what makes a grandpa awesome? It's about doing the things that nobody else wants to do, such as making time for your loved ones, even if you're feeling tired. Or how about going out of your way to buy a special gift that your grandchild will appreciate? And above all, being a great grandpa is about being there for someone. It's about listening to them when nobody else will. It's about encouraging and supporting them through their life goals, despite your own personal views. It's also about showing patience in our busy world. Though it's not easy to be this type of role model, we're confident that you'll be able to do it. So if you resonate with some, or all of the above traits, then you just might be a wonderful type of grandpa. But the only way to know for sure is by taking our old-timer quiz right now!

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