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MAKE THE DIFFERENCE
TAKE OUR QUIZ TO FIND OUT HOW YOU CAN HELP SHAPE THE FUTURE

How the quiz works

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Multiple choice questions

By answering a series of questions you will provide us with an insight into your personality and interests

Interactive puzzles

By playing a series of games we can assess your problem solving and memory skills

Find your dream job

We'll provide inspiration on potential career paths suited to your interests and skillsets, all of which will enable you to make a real difference in the world

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PLAY THE GAME NOW

Which of these is most important to your career choices?

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Tackling problems affecting the planet eg climate change, pollution
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Making money
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Helping people or improving the lives of others
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Earning recognition – either as a leader, influencer or innovator
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A good work-life balance

Who is most inspirational to you?

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Marie Curie
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Sir David Attenborough
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Elon Musk
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Greta Thunberg
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Malala Yousafzai
Images: Sir David Attenborough (Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade website – www.dfat.gov.au / CC BY 3.0), Elon Musk (James Duncan Davidson / CC BY-NC 3.0), Marie Curie (Smithsonian Institution from United States), Greta Thunberg (European Parliament from EU / CC BY), Malala Yousafzai (Southbank Centre / CC BY)

Select the correct answer

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Do you like working in a team or flying solo?

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I like working in a team
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I prefer working on my own
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I like to lead the team I’m working in

Would you rather...

Build or create something which will make a difference
Use your powers of persuasion to make a difference
Discover new things about the world around you that can help to make a difference in the future
Share knowledge and inspire others
Watch the video
See how different elements create coloured flames. Question to follow!
Which element turns the flame...
PURPLE
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Copper
Strontium
Potassium
Sodium
Correct - Potassium!
Sorry, that's wrong - Copper turns the flame green
Sorry, that's wrong - Strontium turns the flame red
Sorry, that's wrong - Sodium turns the flame orange

What appeals to you most?

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Public speaking
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Working with animals / the environment
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Becoming an entrepreneur or innovator
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Inspiring others
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Changing lives

You're on Netflix, what will you watch?

Stranger Things
Stranger Things
Our Planet
Our Planet
The Big Bang Theory
The Big Bang Theory
Explained
Explained
The Game Changers
The Game Changers


Find the hidden word

Re-order the series of elements below to create a word

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You have £500 to spend on anything you want. How would you use it?

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I’d send it to charity
I'd buy a luxury item (eg a new computer or bike)
I’d buy something I could use to improve my education
I'd save it for later
I’d buy something to re-sell for profit

Choose three options: spare time is best spent ...

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Watching or playing sport
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Volunteering
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Reading about or discussing politics and current affairs
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Getting creative eg writing, drawing, painting, photography
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Chatting with friends and family
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Travelling
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Gaming
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Watching films and documentaries
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Learning other languages
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Spending time outdoors
Rank these in order of importance to you
LEAST IMPORTANT

MOST IMPORTANT
MOST IMPORTANT
Tackling climate change & sustainability
Addressing inequalities in society
Working towards universal access to better physical and mental support
Achieving financial security
Inspiring others to reach their potential
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You are a...
Life Changer!
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Catalyst
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Famous Life Changers
Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez
Marie Curie
Bill Gates
Elon Musk
Elon Musk
Elon Musk
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Life Changer: Overview
  • You’re a compassionate soul and would gain most value from a career that will allow you to make a positive impact on the lives of others.
  • Whether you’re developing new drugs or devices that will prevent or cure diseases, or you’re rolling up your sleeves on the frontline and helping people directly - your good people and problem solving skills, as well as your ability to work in a team means you’re likely to thrive in this field.
  • You are willing to go the extra mile to help others and will be rewarded in the satisfaction this brings you and the well-paid career opportunities available in this field.
  • You are willing to go the extra mile to help others and will be rewarded in the satisfaction this brings you and the well-paid career opportunities available in this field.
  • You are willing to go the extra mile to help others and will be rewarded in the satisfaction this brings you and the well-paid career opportunities available in this field.
Check out some of the young specialists working in a variety of job roles that may interest you too:
Jobs that suit a Life Changer
Analytical chemist
illy does research on human breath samples to potentially diagnose conditions like asthma and infectious diseases including cancer
Analytical chemist
illy does research on human breath samples to potentially diagnose conditions like asthma and infectious diseases including cancer
Analytical chemist
illy does research on human breath samples to potentially diagnose conditions like asthma and infectious diseases including cancer
Analytical chemist
illy does research on human breath samples to potentially diagnose conditions like asthma and infectious diseases including cancer
Analytical chemist
illy does research on human breath samples to potentially diagnose conditions like asthma and infectious diseases including cancer
Analytical chemist
illy does research on human breath samples to potentially diagnose conditions like asthma and infectious diseases including cancer
Famous Life Changers
Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez
US Congresswoman. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez is the youngest woman in history to serve in the United States House of Representatives. With degrees in Economics and International Relations, she was a volunteer organiser for Bernie Sanders in 2016 before launching her own grassroots campaign for Congress. She is an advocate for social, racial, economic, and environmental justice, and is fighting for universal access to healthcare and a new Green Deal to address climate change and economic inequality.
Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez
US Congresswoman. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez is the youngest women in history to serve in the United States House of Representatives. With degrees in Economics and International Relations, she was a volunteer organiser for Bernie Sanders in 2016 before launching her own grassroots campaign for Congress. She is an advocate for social, racial, economic, and environmental justice, and is fighting for universal access to healthcare and a new Green Deal to address climate change and economic inequality.
Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez
US Congresswoman. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez is the youngest women in history to serve in the United States House of Representatives. With degrees in Economics and International Relations, she was a volunteer organiser for Bernie Sanders in 2016 before launching her own grassroots campaign for Congress. She is an advocate for social, racial, economic, and environmental justice, and is fighting for universal access to healthcare and a new Green Deal to address climate change and economic inequality.
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Images: Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez (Franmarie Metzler; U.S. House Office of Photography / Public domain), Marie Curie (Smithsonian Institution from United States),Bill Gates (Kuhlmann /MSC / CC BY 3.0 DE)