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 free report, you will learn how you score on the five most important personality traits. Get serious answers with this free personality test. Additionally you can even upgrade to an extended report if you like.

Instructions

  • This questionnaire contains 120 statements. There is no time limit. Most people take about 15 minutes - please allow yourself plenty of time.
  • Please respond to all of the statements and answer in sequence.
  • Double-check that you have made the right choice. If you need to change an answer, simply select the new response and the incorrect response will disappear.
  • Try not to use the 'Neutral' option too often.
  • Describe yourself as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future.
  • Describe yourself, as you honestly see yourself, in relation to other people of the same sex and of roughly the same age. Your spontaneous answer is usually the most accurate.

For each statement choose the response that best represents your opinion:

- - Strongly Disagree If you strongly disagree or if the statement is definitely false.
- Disagree If you disagree or if the statement is mostly false.
-/+ Neutral If you are neutral about the statement, if you cannot decide, or if the statement is about equally true and false.
+ Agree If you agree or if the statement is mostly true.
+ + Strongly Agree If you strongly agree or if the statement is definitely true.

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1. I am a 'worrier'
2. I make friends easily
3. I have a vivid imagination
4. I trust others
5. I complete tasks successfully

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6. I get angry easily
7. I really enjoy large parties and gatherings
8. I think art is important
9. I use and manipulate others to get my own way
10. I don't like things to be a mess - I like to tidy up

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11. I often feel sad
12. I like to take charge of situations and events
13. I experience deep and varied emotions
14. I love to help others
15. I keep my promises

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16. I find it difficult to approach others
17. I am always busy - always on the go
18. I prefer variety to routine
19. I love a good argument - a good fight
20. I work hard

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21. I over-indulge and go on 'binges'
22. I love excitement
23. I enjoy reading challenging books and articles
24. I believe that I am better than others
25. I am always prepared

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26. I panic easily
27. I am a really cheerful person
28. I tend to support political candidates who favour progress and reform
29. I sympathise with the homeless
30. I am very spontaneous - I act without thinking

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31. I 'fear for the worst'
32. I feel comfortable around people
33. I enjoy 'wild flights of fantasy'
34. I believe that people basically have good intentions
35. When I do something, I always do it well

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36. I get irritated easily
37. I always chat to lots of different people at parties
38. I see beauty in things that others might not notice
39. I don't mind cheating to get ahead
40. I often forget to put things back in their proper place

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41. I dislike myself
42. I try to be in charge - to lead others
43. I am empathetic - I feel others' emotions
44. I am concerned about others
45. I tell the truth

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46. I am afraid to draw attention to myself
47. I never sit still - I'm always on the go
48. I prefer to stick with things that I know
49. I shout and yell at people
50. I do more than what's expected of me

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51. I rarely over-indulge
52. I go out of my way to seek adventure
53. I avoid philosophical discussions
54. I think highly of myself
55. I get the job done and carry out my plans

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56. I become overwhelmed by events
57. I have a lot of fun
58. I believe that there is no absolute right or wrong
59. I feel sympathy for those who are worse off than myself
60. I make rash decisions

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61. I am afraid of many things
62. I avoid coming into contact with people if I can help it
63. I love to daydream
64. I trust what people say
65. I handle tasks methodically

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66. I frequently lose my temper
67. I prefer to be alone
68. I do not like poetry
69. I take advantage of others
70. I always leave the place in a mess

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71. I am often down in the dumps
72. I take control of situations
73. I rarely notice my emotional reactions and feelings
74. I am indifferent to the feelings of others
75. I break rules

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76. I only really feel comfortable with friends
77. I do a lot in my spare time
78. I dislike changes
79. I insult people
80. I do just enough work to get by

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81. I easily resist temptations
82. I enjoy being reckless
83. I have difficulty understanding abstract ideas
84. I have a high opinion of myself
85. I waste my time

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86. I feel that I'm unable to deal with things
87. I love life
88. I tend to support political candidates who favour conventional and traditional views
89. I am not interested in other people's problems
90. I rush into things

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91. I get stressed out easily
92. I keep others at a distance
93. I like to get lost in thought
94. I distrust people
95. I know how to get things done

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96. I am not easily annoyed
97. I avoid crowds
98. I do not enjoy going to art galleries or exhibitions
99. I am un-cooperative - I obstruct other peoples' plans
100. I leave my 'bits and pieces' and belongings around

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101. I feel comfortable with myself
102. I wait for others to take the lead
103. I don't understand people who get emotional
104. I don't have time for other people
105. I break my promises

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106. I am not bothered by difficult social situations
107. I like to take it easy
108. I am attached to conventional ways
109. I always get my own back on others
110. I put little time and effort into my work

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111. I am able to control my cravings
112. I act zany and outrageously
113. I am not interested in theoretical discussions
114. I boast about my virtues
115. I have difficulty starting tasks

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116. I remain calm under pressure
117. I look at the bright side of life
118. I believe that we should be very tough on crime
119. I try not to think about the needy
120. I act without thinking

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