Do You Have What It Takes to Be a Military Hero?

MILITARY

Mark Lichtenstien

5 Min Quiz

When a job needs to be done around the house, do you volunteer?

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Do you help your friends with their studies or work?

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Do you ever give friends a lift, even if it means going out of your way?

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Do you give to charity?

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Do you cook for guests?

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Do you offer friends your home as a place to stay?

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Have you ever offered first aid?

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What would you do if you were in a hotel fire?

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What would you do if you saw a man beating his wife in a restaurant?

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What would you do if you saw a group of kids bullying another?

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Have you ever tried to stop a fight between two grown men?

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Do you have any friends who you feel are like family?

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Do you have a personal code?

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How brave are you?

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Would you stick your neck out for a just cause?

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When there is a loud noise, do you run towards it or away from it?

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How would you tell others that a soldier received the Medal of Honor?

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Is there glory in war?

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Are America's enemies always "the bad guys"?

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Does a lot of fruit salad (the pins that denote various missions) always mean you should respect a person?

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Have you ever been under fire?

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Have you ever been badly hurt?

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Were you able to perform while injured?

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Did you ever play team sports?

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On teams, do people look to you as an example?

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Have you ever pulled victory from the jaws of defeat when part of a team?

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Are you a natural leader?

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Are you smart?

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Would you be willing to die for your friends or family?

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Do you want to be a hero?

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About This Quiz

Ask most military heroes, and they'll act reserved about their experiences. Being a hero isn't about catching the bad guys, it's about being true to your values no matter what. Being in the military adds values to yours, so in many ways, and the bar is higher.

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