Answer each question True or False, choosing the answer that applies to you more often than not.
I prefer one-on-one conversations to group activities.
I often prefer to express myself in writing.
I enjoy solitude.
I seem to care about wealth, fame, and status less than my peers.
I dislike small talk, but I enjoy talking in-depth about topics that matter to me.
People tell me that I’m a good listener.
I’m not a big risk-taker.
I enjoy work that allows me to “dive in” with few interruptions.
I like to celebrate birthdays on a small scale, with only one or two close friends or family members.
People describe me as “soft-spoken” or “mellow.”
I prefer not to show or discuss my work with others until it’s finished.
I dislike conflict.
I do my best work on my own.
I tend to think before I speak.
I feel drained after being out and about, even if I’ve enjoyed myself.
I often let calls go through to voice-mail.
If I had to choose, I'd prefer a weekend with absolutely nothing to do to one with too many things scheduled.
I don’t enjoy multi-tasking.
I can concentrate easily.
In classroom situations, I prefer lectures to seminars.
(original source: Online site of Psychology Today)
If you answered more “True” than “False”, you are probably closer to be an introvert.
If your “False” responses are more than your “True” answers, you are probably closer to be an extrovert.
If the numbers of “True” and “False” responses is almost the same, you are more likely to be an ambivert.
■ This quiz is based on the blog posting of Susan Cain, the author of a book, Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking. So, please remember that this quiz is no more than just rough personality test, not a professional or scientific one!