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Temperament and Behavior Traits

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Below are 60 personality characteristics.  How true is each of these characteristics for you?  Do we identify maleness or femaleness with these?  Do we identify strengths or weaknesses in these?  Does temperament change over time?

 

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  1. Self-reliant

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32. Compassionate

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  2.  Yielding

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33.  Sincere

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  3.  Helpful

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34.  Self-sufficient

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  4.  Defends own beliefs

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35.  Eager to soothe

        feelings

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  5.  Cheerful

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36. Conceited

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  6.  Moody

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37.  Dominant

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  7.  Independent

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38.  Soft-spoken

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  8.  Shy

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39.  Likable

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  9.  Conscientious

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40.  Masculine

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10.  Athletic

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41.  Warm

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11.  Affectionate

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42.  Solemn

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12.  Theatrical

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43.  Willing to take a

         stand

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13.  Assertive

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44.  Tender

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14.  Flatterable

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45.  Friendly

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15.  Happy

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46.  Aggressive

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16.  Has strong personality

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47.  Gullible

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17.  Loyal

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48.  Inefficient

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18.  Unpredictable

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49.  Acts as a leader

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19.  Forceful

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50.  Childlike

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20.  Feminine

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51.  Adaptable

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21. Reliable

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52.  Individualistic

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22.  Analytical

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53.  Does not use harsh

         words

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23.  Sympathetic

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54.  Unsystematic

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24.  Jealous

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55.  Competitive

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25.  Has leadership abilities

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56.  Loves children

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26.  Sensitive to the needs of others

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57.  Tactful

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27.  Truthful

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58.  Ambitious

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28.  Willing to take risks

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59.  Gentle

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29.  Understanding

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60.  Conventional

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30.  Secretive

 

 

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31.  Makes decisions easily

 

 

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