personality inventory
noun Date: 1932 any of several tests that attempt to characterize the personality of an individual by objective scoring of replies to a large number of questions concerning his or her own behavior — compare Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory

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  • personality inventory — n any of several tests that attempt to characterize the personality of an individual by objective scoring of replies to a large number of questions concerning the individual s behavior and attitudes see MINNESOTA MULTIPHASIC PERSONALITY INVENTORY …   Medical dictionary

  • personality inventory — noun a questionnaire that is supposed to yield a description of a person s personality traits a personality inventory is a direct test of personality, as contrasted with a projective test • Syn: ↑personality assessment • Hypernyms: ↑questionnaire …   Useful english dictionary

  • personality inventory — asmenybės klausimynas statusas T sritis švietimas apibrėžtis metodiškai sutvarkytas sąrašas galimų asmens savybių, kurias tiriamasis gali prisiskirti. atitikmenys: angl. personality inventory vok. Persönlichkeitsinventar rus. личностный инвентарь …   Enciklopedinis edukologijos žodynas

  • personality inventory — asmenybės klausimynas statusas T sritis švietimas apibrėžtis psichologinės ir pedagoginės diagnostikos priemonė asmenybės savybėms pažinti. atitikmenys: angl. personality inventory vok. Persönlichkeitsinventar rus. личностный инвентарь …   Enciklopedinis edukologijos žodynas

  • personality inventory — Psychol. a questionnaire designed to measure personality types or characteristics. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • Revised NEO Personality Inventory — The Revised NEO Personality Inventory, or NEO PI R, is a psychological personality inventory; a 240 item measure of the Five Factor Model: Extraversion, Agreeableness, Conscientiousness, Neuroticism, and Openness to Experience. Additionally, the… …   Wikipedia

  • Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory — Diagnostics ICD 9 CM 94.02 MeSH …   Wikipedia

  • Inwald Personality Inventory — The Inwald Personality Inventory (IPI) is a 310 question true false inventory designed to identify a variety of personality and behavioral characteristics. It is primarily used to screen applicants for high risk positions such as police… …   Wikipedia

  • Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory — Der Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI) ist einer der weltweit am häufigsten verwendeten Persönlichkeitstests in der klinischen Psychologie und Psychiatrie. Er dient als Hilfsmittel bei der Untersuchung der Persönlichkeitsstruktur …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • self-report personality inventory — noun a personality inventory in which a person is asked which of a list of traits and characteristics describe her or him or to indicate which behaviors and hypothetical choices he or she would make • Syn: ↑self report inventory • Hypernyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

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