Personality test

Take this free personality test and find out more about who you are and your strengths. This is valuable information for choosing a career. This personality test measures the Big Five personality factors that were developed over three or four decades by several independent sets of researchers. The Big Five personality test is by far the most scientifically validated and reliable psychological model to measure personality.

The test below is fast, free, and reliable. It is also used commercially by psychologists, career counselors, and other professionals that conduct personality assessment. To be able to calculate your personality scores as accurately as possible the test is a bit longer than usual, although it should take you no longer than ten minutes to complete.

In the extensive report, you will learn how you score on the five most important personality traits. Specific key personality types are reported as well. Get serious answers with this free personality test.

Instructions

Below you will find 92 statements. Indicate the extent to which each statement applies to you.

This can be:

-- Inaccurate 
Moderately inaccurate 
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Moderately accurate
++ Very accurate

Do not take too long to answer a question. The more honest you are, the more reliable your results will be.

You must answer all statements.


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1. I wait for others to lead the way.
2. I get caught up in my problems.
3. I make a mess of things.
4. I feel others' emotions.

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5. I start conversations.
6. I am full of ideas.
7. I am interested in people.
8. I have little to say.

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9. I talk to a lot of different people at parties.
10. I am on good terms with nearly everyone.
11. I feel at ease with people.
12. I leave my belongings around.

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13. I get irritated easily.
14. I love to read challenging material.
15. I have difficulty imagining things.
16. I worry about things.

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17. I am good at many things.
18. I am skilled in handling social situations.
19. I often feel blue.
20. I think of others first.

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21. I shirk my duties.
22. I insult people.
23. I show my gratitude.
24. I don't like to draw attention to myself.

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25. I am not really interested in others.
26. I am quiet around strangers.
27. I sympathize with others' feelings.
28. I get upset easily.

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29. I feel threatened easily.
30. I like to tidy up.
31. I find it difficult to approach others.
32. I am easily disturbed.

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33. I often forget to put things back in their proper place.
34. I am not interested in abstract ideas.
35. I can handle a lot of information.
36. I seldom feel blue.

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37. I get chores done right away.
38. I don't talk a lot.
39. I grumble about things.
40. I try to avoid complex people.

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41. I have difficulty understanding abstract ideas.
42. I change my mood a lot.
43. I have excellent ideas.
44. I avoid difficult reading material.

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45. I like order.
46. I continue until everything is perfect.
47. I am exacting in my work.
48. I catch on to things quickly.

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49. I take offense easily.
50. I love to think up new ways of doing things.
51. I neglect my duties.
52. I use difficult words.

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53. I have a vivid imagination.
54. I get stressed out easily.
55. I have a rich vocabulary.
56. I feel little concern for others.

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57. I take time out for others.
58. I love children.
59. I am hard to get to know.
60. I am indifferent to the feelings of others.

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61. I am quick to understand things.
62. I love order and regularity.
63. I love to help others.
64. I find it difficult to get down to work.

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65. I make people feel at ease.
66. I get overwhelmed by emotions.
67. I get angry easily.
68. I am the life of the party.

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69. I do things in a half-way manner.
70. I do things according to a plan.
71. I often feel uncomfortable around others.
72. I follow a schedule.

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73. I make plans and stick to them.
74. I take charge.
75. I know how to captivate people.
76. I make friends easily.

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77. I rarely get irritated.
78. I don't mind being the center of attention.
79. I will not probe deeply into a subject.
80. I carry the conversation to a higher level.

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81. I inquire about others' well-being.
82. I waste my time.
83. I feel comfortable around people.
84. I leave a mess in my room.

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85. I panic easily.
86. I seldom get mad.
87. I am a very private person.
88. I am always prepared.

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89. I have frequent mood swings.
90. I keep in the background.
91. I am relaxed most of the time.
92. I know how to comfort others.

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