Which Sign of the Chinese Zodiac Matches You?
Answer the questions below to find out.
Find out which sign of the Chinese Zodiac suits your personality!
The Chinese New Year, or the Spring Festival, kicked off Feb. 16. As we usher in the year of the Earth Dog, the first since 1958, do you know what the Chinese zodiac says about your life? Answer the quiz below see if your personality matches your Chinese zodiac sign! Make sure to follow China Plus America on Facebook after the quiz!
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The Rat, or Mouse, has the first position in the Zodiac. Rats are quick-witted, resourceful and versatile. Rats have strong intuition and quick response, and they easily adapt themselves to a new environment. Rats have strong curiosity, so they tend to try their hands at anything, and they can deal with it skillfully. Kind, and sometimes impolite, rats tend to be independent thinkers, but not leaders.
Matched Signs: Dragon, Monkey
Years: 1912, 1924, 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008,
Oxen are known for diligence, dependability, strength and determination. Owning an honest nature, oxen feel strong patriotism, have ideals and ambitions for life, and attach importance to family and work. Persuasive and hardworking, the Ox can be stubborn and often struggles to communicate with loved ones. With a strong work ethic and strong planning skills, an Ox will find success in life.
Matched Signs: Snake, Rooster
Years: 1913, 1925, 1937, 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, 2009, 2021
Tigers are typically brave, competitive and unpredictable. Their character often inspires respect, even though they tend to be stubborn and judgmental. But with great confidence and adaptability, they often make very competent leaders, even with little preparation for any situation. Tigers love a challenge, and often struggle to accept new authority figures.
Matched Signs: Horse, Dog
Years: 1914, 1926, 1938, 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998, 2010, 2022
The rabbit is the ultimate chill friend. Rabbits are talented, have great taste and care deeply for their friends, though they may struggle to remain close to family. Rabbits love an organized daily life, and they often work as project managers tasked with keeping daily operations running smoothly. Guided by a strong inner compass and deep compassion, rabbits make for great friends.
Matched Signs: Goat, Pig
Years: 1915, 1927, 1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011, 2023
As the only imaginary creature in the Chinese zodiac, it won't surprise you that dragons are one of a kind: ambitious and powerful, yet gifted with intelligence and an innate ability to inspire trust. Dragons are courageous and honest to a fault. Despite the admiration they inspire in those around them, dragons fear they won't be loved and may take solace in working harder than necessary.
Matched Signs: Rat, Monkey
Years: 1916, 1928, 1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000, 2012, 2024
Don't be afraid! Snakes are among the most intuitive and wise of people, and their gift of reading other people's motivations ensures they're rarely taken advantage of. As classic introverts, snakes prefer privacy, take their own advice, and tend to work alone, which can often lead to increased stress. Some snakes can also be materialistic and competitive with their neighbors.
Matched Signs: Ox, Rooster
Years: 1917, 1929, 1941, 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001, 2013, 2025
As highly social and intuitive people, horses remain flexible in tough situations. Though they stubbornly protect their own ideas, they're patient and undramatic with their friends. Horses make for incredibly loyal friends and partners, always willing to do well by other people. Though horses don't typically aspire to greatness, their kind nature tends to lead to good fortune.
Matched Signs: Tiger, Dog
Years: 1918, 1930, 1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002, 2014, 2026
The goat, or sheep, is typically not fond of sudden change or impulsive choices, but finding comfort in a regular routine and firm plans. Luckily, they are skilled planners and generally find it easy to navigate life. It can be difficult to get to know a goat, but they are fiercely protective of those they allow into their lives. Honest, sympathetic and generous, goats are also the most irritable sign.
Matched Signs: Rabbit, Pig
Years: 1919, 1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, 2015, 2027
Monkeys live in the moment, often moving from one experience to the next very quickly. While this can lead to times of loss and learning, it often creates great achievement. Monkeys usually use the momentum of their younger lives to pursue interesting new hobbies and careers later in life. A monkey loves to be the center of attention, using intellect and inventiveness to impress those around them.
Matched Signs: Rat, Dragon
Years: 1920, 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016, 2028
Roosters are highly instinctual people and often find success when they listen to their gut feelings. The compromise quickly, steadily gain respect, and they choose to build upon success rather than dwell on failure. Roosters are brave and sociable, and tend toward eccentric interests and hobbies. They are confident and very proud of their self-identity.
Matched Signs: Ox, Snake
Years: 1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, 2017, 2029
Dogs build strong self-identities. While highly intelligent, they tend to keep their thoughts and emotions to themselves, able to enjoy private time and introspection. Dogs would rather spend time on their own then impressing others, yet their moral fiber makes them a honest and loyal friend. While their aloofness can make them difficult to spend time with, dogs are the most trustworthy sign.
Matched Signs: Tiger, Horse
Years: 1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018, 2030
Pigs are exceedingly gentle, with a strong grasp of their own life and the people around them. They often find it overwhelming to separate their hopes from their friends, but this empathy makes them strong leaders. Pigs love social interaction and converse with ease, but need time to recover after long social engagements. Though some may call them lazy, pigs just love life and finding their own path.
Matched Signs: Goat, Rabbit
Years: 1923, 1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007, 2019, 2031