Which Founding Father Were You in a Past Life?

By: Steven Miller

Do you believe in reincarnation?

Are you more quiet or loud?

How good are you at games that require strategic thinking?

Which description best matches your body type?

How often do you lie?

Which activity sounds most appealing to you?

Which of the following original 13 colonies would you have most liked to live in?

Which patriotic holiday fits you the best?

Are you more of an introvert or an extrovert?

How big of a party would be your ideal size?

Would you consider yourself to be an inventive person?

How strong is your ability to persuade people?

Would you consider yourself to be charismatic?

What would your ideal role in government be?

Which tourist attraction in Washington, DC would you rather visit?

Do you enjoy gardening?

Do people consider you to be mysterious?

How good of a writer are you?

How closely do you follow innovations and new technologies?

Would you consider yourself to be handy?

How much traveling have you done?

Are you a creature of habit, or do you like to mix things up?

How many obstacles have you had to overcome in your life?

Would you consider yourself to be a hard worker?

How likely would you be to challenge someone to a duel?

Are you a fan of Broadway musicals?

Would you say that you've exceeded everyone's expectations of you?

Which word best matches your sense of humor?

How do you feel about England?

How rebellious are you?

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About This Quiz

If you have frequent dreams where you're sitting in Independence Hall discussing the details of a radical document you are involved in creating, then you may be a reincarnated founding father. Since we're now assuming that you feel some tangible connection to those who envisioned and fought for the pursuit of happiness, it's now a matter of deducing which iconic figure in US history you used to be.

If you're a bit of a mysterious figure, someone who keeps their private life to themselves, then perhaps you were once Thomas Jefferson. We'll be even more convinced if you find yourself continually exploring new ideas and innovations, and you love to grow all kinds of exotic plants in your garden. If you're also an incredible writer who possesses the ability to stir the heart of every American to this day, then that would pretty much seal the deal.

Maybe you're more gregarious, the kind of person who loves rubbing elbows at a party. If you have a fantastic ability to charm and persuade people, then perhaps you were Benjamin Franklin in a past life. If you stay in touch with a massive amount of people from all over the world and you are always willing to rebel against any injustice, we think that it might be true.

There were many others vital to the success of the founding of the nation. We the people are ready for you to find out who you once were.


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