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Rate how well each of the sentences below apply to you.
5 = very strongly
4 = strongly
3 = somewhat
2 = only a little
1 = not at all
People and real things interest me more than ideas or
I like dealing with facts and details.
I prefer to be logical about things.
I like to keep to a schedule.
I am hard to get to know.
I tend to notice what is going on behind the surface.
It is better to go with the heart than with the brain.
I like frequent changes in my life.
I am energized by being with people.
I am a realistic person.
I consider myself objective.
I like to plan things carefully.
I am a rather deep person.
Some say I have my head in the clouds.
I am more interested in "who" than "why."
I am a curious person.
I love interaction with others.
I prefer to deal with the here and now.
I often base my decisions on principles.
I am a decisive person.
I like reflecting on life.
I am rather idealistic.
Persuasion always works better than force.
I like surprises.
I have many friends and acquaintances.
I am a practical person.
Sometimes one needs to be firm with others.
I am always punctual.
I like having just a few close relationships.
I tend to look toward the future.
I strive for harmony among people.
I enjoy novelty and variety.
I am a sociable person.
I tend to be concrete and literal.
I like to figure out why things happen.
It is important to me to stay on task.
Being with people drains me.
Inspiration is very important to me.
I am always sympathetic to others.
I take a leisurely approach to life.
Some might say I am a bit shallow.
I am down to earth.
Justice is more important than mercy.
I am neat and orderly.
I like being by myself.
I often go by hunches.
I prefer to deal with feelings rather than logic.
I am very flexible.
I am easy to get to know.
I tend to take things at face value.
I believe people don't use their brains enough.
I like to be in control.
I prefer to deal with ideas and feelings.
I prefer getting an overall sense of what's going on.
Compassion is my highest ideal.
I am a spontaneous person.
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