Here are a number of personality traits that may or may not apply to you. Please write a number next to each statement to indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with that statement. You should rate the extent to which the pair of traits applies to you‚ even if one characteristic applies more strongly than the other.
I see myself as:
1. _____ Extraverted‚ enthusiastic.
2. _____ Critical‚ quarrelsome.
3. _____ Dependable‚ self-disciplined.
4. _____ Anxious‚ easily upset.
5. _____ Open to new experiences‚ complex.
6. _____ Reserved‚ quiet.
7. _____ Sympathetic‚ warm.
8. _____ Disorganized‚ careless.
9. _____ Calm‚ emotionally stable.
10. _____ Conventional‚ uncreative.
1 = Disagree strongly‚ 2 = Disagree moderately‚ 3 = Disagree a little‚ 4 = Neither agree nor disagree‚ 5 = Agree a little‚ 6 = Agree moderately‚ 7 = Agree strongly
TIPI scale scoring (“R” denotes reverse-scored items):
Extraversion: 1‚ 6R; Agreeableness: 2R‚ 7; Conscientiousness; 3‚ 8R; Emotional Stability: 4R‚ 9; Openness to Experiences: 5‚ 10R.
This instrument can be found at: http://gosling.psy.utexas.edu/scales-weve-developed/ten-item-personality-measure-tipi/
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