What Title Would You Hold in Middle-Earth?

Tolkien Event 2016

Every year on March 25, the anniversary of the Downfall of Sauron, the Tolkien Society hosts Tolkien Reading Day. This year’s theme is Life, Death, and Immortality. The primary goal is to promote the reading of the works of J.R R. Tolkien! To celebrate, Pages Unbound will be hosting two weeks of Tolkien-related posts. In addition to our own thoughts, we will be featuring guest posts, interviews, and giveaways! See the schedule here.

Tolkien Quiz


To take the quiz, choose the best answer to each question. Write down the letter of the answer you pick for each question, or simply keep a running tally of how many of each letter you pick. After the last question, count the letters and see which you chose most often. Check the answers to see what title you would hold in Middle-Earth. Be sure to share your result with us in the comments!

Disclaimer: This quiz is just for fun, and Pages Unbound makes no claim to know much about your personality at all.

The Quiz

1. Which would you choose for an appetizer?
a.) cheese and cracker board
b.) soup
c.) beef skewers
D.) cucumber salad

2. What color would you paint your ideal living room?
a.) blue
b.) green
c.) brown
d.) yellow

3. Which would you most like as a gift?
a.) an encyclopedia
b.) kitchen tools
c.) jewelry
d.) concert tickets

4. Pick a number.
a.) 9
b.) 3
c.) 13
d.) 5

5. What would be the perfect view from your window?
a.) mountains
b.) rolling hills
c.) a city with great architecture
d.) trees

6. Pick a sense:
a.) sight
b.) taste
c.) touch
d.) hearing

7. Choose a skill:
a.) multilingualism
b.) animal care
c.) crafts
d.) dancing

8. What is your favorite season?
a.) fall
b.) summer
c.) winter
d.) spring

9. Pick a sandwich:
a.) egg salad
b.) BLT
c.) Ruben
d.) vegetable wrap

10. Pick a Hobbit:
a.) Pippin
b.) Sam
c.) Bullroarer Took
d.) Frodo

11. Select an office supply:
a.) notebook
b.) tape
c.) letter opener
d.) pen

The Results

Mostly A’s

You would be the Steward of Gondor.  You know the value of both brains and brawn when it comes to leading a kingdom, so you balance your military strength with a deep knowledge of history and politics.  You have the trust of the king and are known for both your wisdom and your loyalty.

Mostly B’s

You would be the Mayor of Michel Delving.  You’re the only official in the Shire to be elected, which means the people have put their trust in you!  You are well-known in your community for your generosity and your wisdom, but you also know how to spice up a party!

Mostly C’s

You would be the Lord/Lady of Moria.  You have a strong heart and deep ambition.  You are not afraid to attempt or achieve the impossible.  Others find in you inspiration.

Mostly D’s

You would be the Lord/Lady of Lothlorien.  You value beauty in all things, whether in nature or in the arts. Your people are always working and creating.  As a the ruler of Lothlorien, you hold much power, but you know how to wield it responsibly.

Want more Tolkien quizzes?  Test your Two Towers knowledge or find your Hobbit name!  You can also find out where you should live in Middle-Earth!

24 thoughts on “What Title Would You Hold in Middle-Earth?

  1. Greg says:

    Tied for Steward of Gondor/ Mayor of Michel delving. Hmm if I had to pick I think I’d go with Mayor. Now off to the Green Dragon for a celebratory pint!🙂


  2. Nandini Bharadwaj says:

    It was a fun quiz. I got Lady of Lothlorien and I’d be lying if I said I didn’t secretly hope for it.🙂
    I love all the Tolkien-related activity here and I’m heading off to read more posts. I’m so glad I stumbled upon this site. Excellent job, Krysta and Briana!🙂


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