• The following is the Mini-IPIP personality inventory developed by Donnellan et al. (2006) to measure the Big Five personality domains. Here is an example of the report you will receive once you finish responding to the 20 items on this page.


    This page contains phrases describing people's behaviors. Please use the rating scale below each phrase to describe how accurately each statement describes you. Describe yourself as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future. Describe yourself as you honestly see yourself. Please read each statement carefully, and then select the option that corresponds to the accuracy of the statement.

  • 1

    Am the life of the party.

  • 2

    Sympathize with others' feelings.

  • 3

    Get chores done right away.

  • 4

    Have frequent mood swings.

  • 5

    Have a vivid imagination.

  • 6

    Don't talk a lot.

  • 7

    Am not interested in other people's problems.

  • 8

    Often forget to put things back in their proper place.

  • 9

    Am relaxed most of the time.

  • 10

    Am not interested in abstract ideas.

  • 11

    Talk to a lot of different people at parties.

  • 12

    Feel others' emotions.

  • 13

    Like order.

  • 14

    Get upset easily.

  • 15

    Have difficulty understanding abstract ideas.

  • 16

    Keep in the background.

  • 17

    Am not really interested in others.

  • 18

    Make a mess of things.

  • 19

    Seldom feel blue.

  • 20

    Do not have a good imagination.


    The four questions below have no effect on your report and are for statistical purposes only.

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  • 24

    I answered all questions honestly.