Their result for The Ethical Spectrum Test ...

Mixed Bag

You scored 20 Nihilist, 40 Hedonist, 44 Utilitarian, and 9 Absolutism!

You don't subscribe to any particular ethical stereotype and your beliefs appear to depend heavily on the circumstances at hand. You may be either carefree, or robustly hypocritical. Check out Spinoza's "Ethics" to get a general overview of classical ethics and try retaking the test once you have a better feeling for your own ethical predilections.

Their Analysis (Vertical line = Average)

  • Nihilist Distribution

    They scored 20% on Nihilist, higher than 84% of your peers.

  • Hedonist Distribution

    They scored 40% on Hedonist, higher than 91% of your peers.

  • Utilitarian Distribution

    They scored 44% on Utilitarian, higher than 44% of your peers.

  • Absolutism Distribution

    They scored 9% on Absolutism, higher than 13% of your peers.

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Mixed Bag

You don't subscribe to any particular ethical stereotype and your beliefs appear to depend heavily on the circumstances at hand. You may be either carefree, or robustly hypocritical. Check out Spinoza... Read more

Absolutist

You're answers indicate that you tend to subscribe to an absolutist, universalist ethical philosophy. It's a categorical imperative that you try reading some Kant. In addition you might enjoy Kierkega... Read more

Utilitarian

Your ethical predisposition tends to be utilitarian in nature and you tend to hold to general ethical guidelines rather than rigid rules and stipulations. You should try to digest some John Stuart Mil... Read more

Pragmatic Altruist

Your answers indicate that you are a mix between a utilitarian and an Absolutist. You tend to hold fairly rigidly to your beliefs, however in some circumstances you believe that a little bad is okay a... Read more

Hedonist

You tend to focus on pleasure as the arbiter of right and wrong. The Hedonist puts pleasure (sometimes personal, sometimes not) above all other ethical concerns. While my questions have focused on a s... Read more

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Nihilist

You believe in nothing! Nothing! The ethical viewpoint of nihilism holds that no ethics is a correct ethics and any judgements of right/wrong, or good/bad behavior are simply misguided. This is an ex... Read more

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