-N:a.me:------------v-- 'ersonality Practice Test Class: Date:--------------ill: A Multiple Choice Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question. I. The two major aspects of people that are studied by personality theorists are a. consistency and distinctiveness b. situational shifts and interpersonal similarities c. commonalties and individual differences d. constancy and change 2. Joan is an unfailingly polite person who always considers the feelings of others. This tendency to act in a similar manner across situations is indicative of which of the following qualities of personality? a. consistency b. distinctiveness c. reflexivity d. social desirability 3. A durable disposition to behave in a particular way in a variety of situations is called a. an archetype b. an attribution c. a reaction formation d. a personality trait 4. is a statistical procedure used by researchers to identify closely related clusters of variables. r~ a. Chi-square b. Factor analysis c. Deviation analysis d. Analysis of variance 5. Which of the following is not one of the "big five" personality traits? a. neuroticism b. extraversion c. locus of control d. openness to experience 6. People who score high in are characterized as outgoing, sociable, upbeat, friendly, and assertive. a. neuroticism b. extraversion c. conscientiousness d. openness to experience 7. People who score high in tend to be anxious, hostile, self-conscious, insecure, and vulnerable. a. neuroticism b. extraversion c. conscientiousness d. openness to experience 8. People who score high in tend to be sympathetic, trusting, cooperative, and modest. a. neuroticism b. extraversion c. 'conscientiousness d. agreeableness
Name: _ . '/""' 16. 15. 14. 13. 9. People who score low in tend to be suspicious, antagonistic, and aggressive. a. neuroticism b. extraversion c. conscientiousness d. agreeableness People who score high in tend to be diligent, disciplined, well-organized, and punctual. a. neuroticism b. extraversion c. conscientiousness d. agreeableness Which ofthe following traits is most likely to be associated with high levels of productivity in ajob setting? a. neuroticism b. extraversion c. conscientiousness d. agreeableness Marcos is very quiet and avoids large groups. Some people consider him unfriendly, and he seldom takes a stand or acts assertively. Based on the five-factor model of personality, Macros would probably score a. low in extraversion b. low in agreeableness c. high in neuroticism d. low in openness Janelle is suspicious and uncooperative. Her friends think she is a boastful person who is seldom sympathetic. Based on the five-factor model ofpersonalit)i, Janelle would probably score a. low in openness b. low in agreeableness c. high in neuroticism d. low in extraversion Julio is extremely dependable and productive, and his friends think he is great at organizing events. Based on the five-factor model of personality, Julio would probably score
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