Quizzes

 

Take any of the following quizzes, all based on scientific research, to learn more about yourself, your emotional makeup, and how you relate to others.

The quizzes are also chock-full of practical tips for cultivating positive emotions and stronger relationships. GGSC Members can see all of their results on the Quiz Scores page.

   

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Awe Quiz

Awe Quiz

Could your life be more awe-some?

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Empathy Quiz

How well do you feel and understand what others are feeling?

Take the Empathy Quiz quiz

 

Social Capital Quiz

How strong are your social connections, online and off?

Take the Social Capital Quiz quiz

 

Grateful Organizations Quiz

Does your organization elicit gratitude--or make people feel taken for granted?

Take the Grateful Organizations Quiz quiz

 

Compassionate Organizations Quiz

Does your organization foster compassion or callousness?

Take the Compassionate Organizations Quiz quiz

 

Connection to Humanity Quiz

How big is your circle of concern?

Take the Connection to Humanity Quiz quiz

 

Stress and Anxiety Quiz

Do you feel like you're about to crack?

Take the Stress and Anxiety Quiz quiz

 

Compassionate Love Quiz

You might love your partner truly, madly, deeply. But do you love compassionately?

Take the Compassionate Love Quiz quiz

 

Altruism Quiz

Are you a giver or a Grinch?

Take the Altruism Quiz quiz

 

Gratitude Quiz

Are you truly grateful for the good things in your life—or do you take them for granted?

Take the Gratitude Quiz quiz

 

Relationship Trust Quiz

Is your relationship defined by honesty and dependability—or suspicion and betrayal?

Take the Relationship Trust Quiz quiz

 

Mindfulness Quiz

Do you savor life or let everyday stresses control you? In other words, how mindful are you?

Take the Mindfulness Quiz quiz

 

Forgiveness Quiz

When someone hurts you, are you more likely to turn the other cheek—or seek revenge?

Take the Forgiveness Quiz quiz

 

Emotional Intelligence Quiz

How well do you read other people?

Take the Emotional Intelligence Quiz quiz

 

 

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