Are you Visual, Auditory, Kinesthetic or a Thinker?
HOW TO TELL WHETHER YOU ARE VISUAL, AUDITORY, KINESTHETIC OR A THINKER
For each of the following statements, please place a number next to every phrase. Use the following system to indicate your preferences:
4 = Closest to describing you
3 = Next best description
2 = Next best
1 = Least descriptive
1. I make important decisions based on:
___ gut level feelings.
___ which way sounds the best.
___ what looks best to me.
___ precise review and study of the issues.
2. During an argument, I am most likely to be influenced by:
___ the other person’s tone of voice.
___ whether or not I can see the other person’s argument.
___ the logic of the other person’s argument.
___ whether or not I feel I am in touch with other person’s true feelings.
3. I most easily communicate what is going on with me by:
___ the way I dress and look.
___ the feelings I share.
___ the words I choose.
___ the tone of my voice.
4. It is easiest for me to:
___ find the ideal volume and tuning on a stereo system
___ select the most intellectually relevant point concerning an interesting subject
___ select the most comfortable furniture
___ select rich, attractive colour combinations
___ I am very attuned to the sounds of my surroundings.
___ I am very adept at making sense of new facts and data.
___ I am very sensitive to the way articles of clothing feel on my body.
___ I have a strong response to colours and to the way a room looks.
How to work out your score:
Step One: Copy your answers from the test to the lines below.
Step Two: Add the numbers associated with each letter. There will be five entries for each letter.
Step Three: The comparison of the totalled scores gives the relative preference for each of the four major representational systems.