Can We Guess What Rank You Reached in the Navy?

By: Teresa McGlothlin
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About This Quiz

When you were in the Navy, did you reach an ordinary rank or did you rise like a rocket through them? Telling us about yourself, your military job, and the way you spent your time stationed away from home will help us accurately guess the rank you earned. We are confident we'll get it right, but we will need your help first.

As we sail through this quiz, we will ask you a series of questions designed to outline your naval experience. After we learn more about you than your superior officers ever knew, we'll be able to figure out the rank you were when you left your military career. You might think it's an impossible task, but we are experts in this sort of testing just like you are an expert in your military field. 

Every answer you choose will give something away about the time you spent sailing the high seas or serving your country differently. Offer up the answer that represents you or your time in the service most accurately, and we'll take it from there. Whether you were a Captain or a Lieutenant, we're sure you will help us figure it out! Can you? 

Which kind of boat do you like most?

Do you think you are tech savvy?

Which military film do you like most?

Were you ever deployed to a foreign country?

How would your commanding officer have described your work?

How did you do in basic training?

Did you try to become a Navy Seal?

Why did you join the military?

How long can you hold your breath under water?

What kind of leader are you?

If not the Navy, which branch of the military would you have joined?

Did you learn any survival skills in the Navy?

Are you still in touch with your Navy peers?

Did you sit at a desk during your Navy job?

Which ocean do you find most fascinating?

Which Navy uniform do you prefer most?

What did you learn most about from the Navy?

Do you think the Navy is tougher than the Air Force?

Did you retire from the Navy?

How are your swimming skills?

How old were you when you joined the Navy?

Which word best describes your ASVAB score?

Did you command a lot of sailors?

Did you assist in any rescue operations?

How physically fit were you in the Navy?

Did you get to visit any interesting places?

What did you like most about your Navy job?

Did you receive any honors?

Would you like to be in the Navy again?

Would you recommend others enlist?

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