What Kind of Dad Will You Be?

LIFESTYLE

By: Teresa McGlothlin

5 Min Quiz

Are you freaked out by dirty diapers?

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What kind of advice would you give the teenage version of yourself?

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Have you sown all your wild oats?

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Would you volunteer to coach a kids' team?

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What would you say to a kid who had a skinned knee?

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Can you bite your tongue when you're mad?

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Which cartoon would you let a 3-year-old watch?

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Does the sight of blood make you queasy?

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How would you childproof a room?

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Can you fit a car seat in your current ride?

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Would you get bored reading the same bedtime story every night?

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Have you been working on your dad bod?

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Are you still a big kid at heart?

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What's your idea of a nutritious breakfast?

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How would you handle a toddler-sized meltdown?

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Would you say you have a potty mouth?

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Where would you rate your patience level?

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What gift would you pick up for a 10-year-old nephew?

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Does anyone think you're bossy?

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What's the scariest thing about becoming a dad?

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Are you a real stickler for the rules?

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Be honest! Do you still sleep with a nightlight?

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Do you know enough dad jokes to amuse a kindergartner?

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Where would you take a child for an outing?

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Could you see yourself rocking a minivan?

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How would you carry around a newborn?

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What type of kid were you growing up?

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Which television dad do you admire most?

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What would you wear for a family photo?

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Have you ever taken care of a pet?

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About This Quiz

Nothing can make you lose sleep more than wondering what type of parent you'll be! Will you be strict? Will you know how to soothe your children? Will you lose your mind trying to get Junior out of the store without $37 worth of candy? Will your kids like you? Questions like these can make you almost as crazy as a 12-hour "Peppa Pig" marathon. 

Stop right there! It doesn't have to be this way. Parenthood is a never-ending learning process, and it's true when they say that it will come to you naturally. Deep within you, you've developed a ton of parenting skills that you probably don't even know you harbor. Once you answer the questions in this quiz, you'll unlock all of those fatherly instincts hiding beneath the surface. 

Are you on the road to becoming the type of dad who wears a cape, or will you be the type who never leaves home without a stopwatch and an agenda? Tell us about yourself, respond to some potential parenting situations, and the sort of dad you already are at heart will be clear. Then, you might be able to get some sleep. You might want to enjoy it now before you find out the hard way. 

What type of dad will you be? Scroll down and get started to find out! 


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