Can We Guess if You're an Army Brat?

Steven Miller

How many states have you lived in?

Were you able to have a lot of close friendships in your youth?

Have you ever lived in a foreign country?

How many times did you have to stand up and introduce yourself to a new class of students?

Which branch of the military do you like the most?

How do you respond when someone asks you where you're from?

As a child, how many tearful reunions did you have with a parent at the airport?

Would you consider yourself to be a patriotic person?

How strict were your parents?

When do you tend to arrive for a scheduled event?

How would you say 8 a.m.?

What do you expect to be played before the movie at a theater?

Where did you do most of your shopping as a child?

Which mascot was the closest to your school's as a kid?

Do you know any inappropriate cadence calls?

What's the word assigned to "H" in the phonetic alphabet?

Did someone in your house tend to overreact to loud noises when you were growing up?

Which grocery store did you spend most of your time in as a child?

Do you currently own a gun?

How good are you at packing?

Are you any good at bowling?

Do you enjoy going to an air show?

When you hear "1700", what's the first thing that pops into your head?

When was the last time you said "ma'am" or "sir"?

At what age did you get your first picture ID?

Have you ever used a 110/220 converter?

Have you ever sat in a jump seat for a flight?

How do you feel when you hear the acronym, "PCS"?

What does "MRE" stand for?

Have you ever eaten a meal related to a major holiday in a mess hall?

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About This Quiz

If you were thought of as an Army brat, it wasn't because people thought you were a bad kid that was always causing trouble. It was more the fact that one, or both, of your parents, were in the Army, meaning that they were stationed all over the country, and sometimes across the globe. 

And what does mean for their kids? Well, it means they move all over the place. If you were an Army brat who was always packing up boxes and always moving, you would never stay in one place for very long.  You probably had a hard time making close friends, because you were always going from place to place. 

On the other hand, things aren't all that bad for Army brats. You also got to travel and see lots of things that most people don't, and not only that, but you also have the satisfaction of knowing that your parents put their lives on hold because they wanted to serve their country. Did you have a lot of camouflage in your closet? Were you the new kid at school every fall? Take this quiz, and we will try to figure out if you were an Army brat.


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