Big Five Inventory- short version (BFI-10)

 I see myself as someone who …
1.      _____ is reserved
2.      _____ is generally trusting
3.      _____ tends to be lazy
4.      _____ is relaxed‚ handles stress well
5.      _____ has few artistic interests
6.      _____ is outgoing‚ sociable
7.      _____ tends to find fault with others
8.      _____ does a thorough job
9.      _____ gets nervous easily
10.   _____ has an active imagination
 
1 = Disagree strongly‚ 2= Disagree a little‚ 3 = Neither agree nor disagree‚ 4 = Agree a little‚ 5 = strongly Agree
Scoring the BFI-10 scales:
Extraversion: 1R‚ 6; Agreeableness: 2‚ 7R; Conscientiousness: 3R‚ 8; Neuroticism: 4R‚ 9; Openness: 5R; 10 (R = item is reversed-scored).
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Rammstedt‚ Beatrice & John‚ ‚ Oliver P. (2007). Measuring personality in one minute or less: A 10-item short version of the Big Five Inventory in English and German. Journal of Research in Personality‚ 41; 203–212

Gosling‚ S. D.‚ Rentfrow‚ P. J.‚ & Swann‚ W. B.‚ Jr. (2003). A Very Brief Measure of the Big Five Personality Domains. Journal of Research in Personality‚ 37‚ 504-528. http://gosling.psy.utexas.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/JRP-03-tipi.pdf