Personality Quiz: Which British Heroine Are You?

'Boadicea' by Thomas Thornycroft (Pic: Wikipedia)

‘Boadicea’ by Thomas Thornycroft (Pic: Wikipedia)

British history books are well served with fierce warrior heroines who would think nothing of ripping your face off if you got in their way. And why not? You’re in their way! Get, like, OUT of their way!

Assuming you’re in the clear, which of Britain’s most formidable women most closely fits with your personality type? Whose army are you in, and who are you fighting against?

Are you a Boudicca, warrior queen who lead an army against the Romans? An Emmeline Pankhurst, whose militant tactics helped the suffragettes to secure votes for women? Are you a strong woman leading a man’s world, like Queen Elizabeth I, or Margaret Thatcher, or an inspired thinker and campaigner, like Mary Wollstonecraft, author of A Vindication of the Rights of Women (and, by the by, mother of Mary Shelley, who wrote Frankenstein)?

There’s only one way to find out:

Note: it’s not rocket science. It’s not even non-rocket science. If you are disappointed with your result, round up a gang and attack your local Roman fort.

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Fraser McAlpine

Fraser McAlpine

Fraser is a British writer, broadcaster and the the author of the book Stuff Brits Like. He is Anglophenia's resident Brit blogger, having written BBC Radio 1's Chart Blog, the Top of the Pops website, and for NME, the Guardian and elsewhere. Favorite topics include slang, Doctor Who and cramming as much music into Anglophenia as he can manage. He invites you to join him on Twitter: @csi_popmusic
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