Quiz: Is this this right summer job for you?en français


1. Sleeping in a cabin, surrounded by trees, lakes and animals is…

a. your worst nightmare
b. something you’d like to try
c. sounds like fun
d. what you do every summer

2. What is most important to you in a job?

a. earning a lot of money
b. having a lot of fun
c. meeting new people
d. learning new skills

3. How often do you see a sun rise?

a. only in movies
b. whenever you pull an all-nighter
c. as often as you see a sun set
d. every morning with your cup of coffee

4. What is your definition of hard work?

a. a couple of hours, a few days a week
b. working 9 to 5, with an hour off for lunch
c. working a little bit of overtime
d. whatever it takes, until the job is done

5. In my spare time, I like to…

a. sleep and do nothing
b. party with my friends
c. go for long walks and swimming
d. play sports and games

6. If you have a job to do, you…

a. wait to be asked twice
b. make it fit the time you have
c. finish it soon, so you can take a break
d. finish it soon, so you can go on to the next task

How often do the following phrases describe you?
a=always, s=sometimes, n=never

7. I work hard, and I play hard
8. I bend rules to suit my plans
9. I get frustrated by other people’s inexperience
10. I like to learn new skills
11. When I finish my work, I try to help others
12. I like teaching people new things

CALCULATING YOUR SCORE...

  1. a=0, b=1, c=2, d=3
  2. a=0, b=2, c=2, d=2
  3. a=0, b=1, c=2, d=3
  4. a=0, b=0, c=2, d=3
  5. a=0, b=0, c=2, d=2
  6. a=0, b=0, c=1, d=3
  7. a=2, s=1, n=0
  8. a=0, s=0, n=2
  9. a=0, s=1, n=2
  10. a=2, s=1, n=0
  11. a=2, s=1, n=0
  12. a=2, s=1, n=0

RESULTS...

LESS THAN 10? This is definitely not the job for you—good luck in your job search!

10-19? You should take some time and read over all of the material thoroughly before you apply. Discuss it with you parents and friends and see what they think—they often know you best.

20-28? Apply today! You are just the candidate we are looking for!