Reality is not always pretty, but it is the truth and its acceptance is a major step in a person’s personal growth. Questions like “Are you happy with your work?” or “Are you happy in your relationship?” are likely difficult to answer for many in this era. Urban life has us on our toes and this reality check which is desperately needed doesn’t get the time slot in our busy schedules.

Fortunately, the people on the internet realized the concept and created a short reality check quiz to keep us all in check.


In this blog, we will discuss the reality check test and how it is related to a personality test quiz. Further, we will learn how can you make a reality check quiz using the Quiz and Survey Master Plugin in not more than 3 simple steps.

What is the reality check quiz?

How to make a reality check quiz- What is a reality check quiz?
How to make a reality check quiz- What is a reality check quiz?

Reality check quizzes are all over the place now. Do you know why?

The lockdown in the COVID-19 period has got all of us directionless. Therefore, a reality check quiz in these times would be a helpful way for people to understand where do they stand.

Basically, the meaning of a reality check is to assess a person’s true state and position in his life. Obviously, one cannot be sure by some quiz results if he or she is a failure or a hero, but it sure is accurate. Nevertheless, even a single ray of sunshine lights the room of hope brighter when you are looking for it.

So what is a reality check quiz?

How to make a reality check quiz- What is a reality check quiz?
How to make a reality check quiz- What is a reality check quiz?

The quiz that makes your analysis for your “reality” is a reality check quiz. You could be all remorseful and planless before taking a reality check quiz, but it does the work of putting you in a better position.

Reality check quizzes could be of various types as well. A reality check personality quiz is something that we can come across on the internet more often.

In this kind of quiz, they put you up with questions that are closely related to assessing your personality, and on that basis, they rank your state of presence in different categories. Mind you, there are no right or wrong answers in a reality test quiz.

If you want to make a real personality quiz, you can follow the link given below:

How to make a Personality test quiz?

Things to keep in mind before taking the Quiz

As we have discussed earlier in this article, the results of the quiz are quite harsh and could drastically affect any person who is already in a condition of distress. Hence there are some notable points to consider before taking the quiz.

How to make a reality check quiz- Things to keep in mind
How to make a reality check quiz- Things to keep in mind

This is important to make sure it does not mean the quiz gives you the final result but is only the initial step in the diagnosis of deep mental health problems.

  • The quiz doesn’t provide a complete diagnosis only a professional medical practitioner can do so.
  • They designed the quiz for people above 17 years of age. Taking the quiz before that might lead to inaccurate results.
  • Your personal information is secure and the results are completely confidential until you share them yourself.
  • The quiz is not perfect so we urge distressed people to seek professional help.

Reality check Quiz Sample Questionnaire

The original questionnaire to the reality check quiz is molded to drive out the personality of the person taking it. The questions include some pop culture questions that reveal the social preferences of the person taking the quiz. Have a look at the sample questions listed below and draft your own quiz easily.

How to make a reality check quiz-Questionnaire
How to make a reality check quiz-Questionnaire

Pop culture reference-based questions

  • Pick a character everyone loves with options from various movies and television shows.
  • Pick a lesser evil character with similar pop culture references as choices.
  • Pick a Zodiac sign based on your partner’s vibe?
  • Pick a song lyrics you relate to
  • Choose a song you would vibe to
  • What Hogwarts house do you want to be in?

Situation based questions

  • Someone spreads a bad rumor about you at school. What do you do?
  • Choose a combination of personality traits that you find attractive
  • Pick a crime to commit
  • Pick a method to kill someone

In the original quiz, the last question gives you space to mention any last words before the results are displayed. This is only optional for the person taking the quiz. You can add this space to your quiz to make it more engaging for the quiz taker.

How to create a Reality check quiz

Now is the time to create our reality check quiz. We would go through this step-by-step process. Beginning from installing the QSM Plugin and to actually posting the quiz.

Step 1: Installing the QSM Plugin

The QSM Plugin makes the process of designing the quiz very simple and still keeps it efficient. You can first download and install Quiz and Survey Master WordPress quiz plugin to your WordPress website. The plugin is available on the Quiz and Survey masters website and the WordPress official website.

Related: QSM quick start guide

Option 1: Download from your WordPress dashboard

  • Go to your plugins menu in the WordPress dashboard
  • Search for “QSM” or “Quiz and Survey Master” in the search bar
  • Spot the QSM plugin
  • Click on Install and then activate
  • Your plugin is ready to use

Option 2: Download from WordPress’s official website

  • On the WordPress website, go to the plugins menu
  • Search for “QSM” or “Quiz and Survey Master” in the search bar
  • Download the setup to install the plugin
  • After downloading, the .zip file, toggle to your WordPress website
  • Go to the Plugins menu
  • Click on “upload plugin”
  • Drop your .zip file into the dialog box
  • Click install and activate
  • Your plugin is ready to use.

Step 2: Creating the Quiz

After you’ve completed the questionnaire, use the QSM plugin to create “the reality check quiz” in a few simple steps. The plugin comes with a variety of themes and marketing options like follow-up emails and etc, to help your quiz go beyond just answering questions.

How to create a reality check quiz- Creating the Quiz
How to create a reality check quiz- Creating the Quiz

The many themes are customizable and interactive, ensuring that everyone will enjoy the visual appeal of this personality quiz.
After that, you can further personalize your quiz with different QSM add-ons by adding the Quiz name and grading system.

How to create a reality check quiz- Creating the Quiz
How to create a reality check quiz- Creating the Quiz

There are many types of questions in the QSM plugin. We currently use multiple-choice questions, but there are also polar options type and multiple-response options.

Next, create a field to record the contact information of your users. For future reference, you can keep information such as your name, phone number, and email address. Select a field type, a label, and a purpose. Select “Required” if you want your users to be forced to fill out the form. Save the field and repeat the process with a new one.

How to create a reality check quiz- Creating the Quiz
How to create a reality check quiz- Creating the Quiz

In the Text tab, you may compose a message for your users. You have complete control over when your user sees that message. You can also customize your message with a choice of template options and labels.

The Options menu allows you to adjust a variety of settings. Don’t forget to save your changes by clicking “Save Changes” at the bottom of the screen.

Step 3: Results page and publishing the Quiz

This is a crucial phase in the quiz creation process. The reality check quiz demand a great and entertaining result page, which the QSM Plugin can create. To design a quiz result page, you can use template variables. The plugin also allows you to send tailored emails and show quiz participants the results page.

How to create a reality check quiz-Publishing Quiz
How to create a reality check quiz-Publishing Quiz

Go to the top-right side of the screen and preview the quiz after you’ve completed generating and changing it. If the quiz is exactly what you want, publish it; if it isn’t, you can always make changes later. After you have published the quiz, promote it by embedding it on your website or emailing it to your leads.

How to create a reality check quiz-Publishing Quiz

Related: Learn how to embed a quiz in a post

Final Thoughts

The technique of creating a reality check quiz becomes clear as the article progresses. The Quiz and Survey Master plugin help create an optimized quiz that can be quickly integrated into any WordPress article. A reality check quiz is appropriate for wellness blogs or educational blogs. The questionnaire will assist you in determining your reality as well as how to embrace it.

The QSM Plugin directs the flow of the quiz as soon as your data is ready. Customizable contact information and result pages bring out the finest in the quiz-making industry. This is very helpful when establishing a marketing strategy or funnels. To get the most out of your quizzes, use the QSM plugin add-ons to deep optimize them.

If you find this blog helpful, you might also be interested in reading how to create a four tendencies quiz and how to create a love language quiz.

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