Gifts And Talents Book Assessment

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When you recognize your gifts and talents you can begin to identify what makes you unique and find new things to be passionate about. You will begin to understand how your strengths can become advantages and how to manage your weaknesses. How much do you know about yourself and your abilities? Do you know how to pick classes and pursue activities that will engage you the most? Do you know what your gifts and talents are and how to apply them in your life? Take this assessment to find out!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    It is important to discover your own individuality because...
    • A. 

      You will have more control over others.

    • B. 

      You will be able to follow the pack more closely.

    • C. 

      It will lead you to your purpose and help you find fulfillment in life.

    • D. 

      You will not survive without it.

  • 2. 
    The left side of your brain controls ___________ while the right side of your brain controls ______________.
    • A. 

      Spacial abilities, math and logic...language, imagery and music

    • B. 

      Language math and logic...imagery, spacial abilities and music

    • C. 

      The motor function of the left side of your body...the motor function of the right side of your body

    • D. 

      Imagery, language and music...spacial abilities, math and logic

  • 3. 
    How you spend your time is central to...
    • A. 

      Free-time.

    • B. 

      Setting goals and planning.

    • C. 

      Having good relationships.

    • D. 

      Choosing a career.

  • 4. 
    When setting and achieving goals, it pays to...
    • A. 

      Dream big.

    • B. 

      Expect failure.

    • C. 

      Be realistic.

    • D. 

      Avoid mentors.

  • 5. 
    What is one of the biggest obstacles to developing your gifts and talents?
    • A. 

      Fear and self-doubt

    • B. 

      Cockiness

    • C. 

      Self-awareness

    • D. 

      Long-term commitments

  • 6. 
    When trying to overcome obstacles, you should consider...
    • A. 

      Thinking self-deprecating thoughts.

    • B. 

      Avoiding taking risks.

    • C. 

      Not thinking about your fears.

    • D. 

      Finding a mentor.

  • 7. 
    Unique life experiences can help you grow if...
    • A. 

      They are exotic enough.

    • B. 

      They are safe.

    • C. 

      Used in a positive way.

    • D. 

      Interpreted correctly.

  • 8. 
    When you have a weakness, you should...
    • A. 

      Seek appropriate help to address it.

    • B. 

      Give more time to that area.

    • C. 

      Explore it further.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 9. 
    A ____________ leader tends to take charge in every situation.
    • A. 

      Situational

    • B. 

      Natural born

    • C. 

      Good

    • D. 

      Bad

  • 10. 
    Which of the following messages sounds the most truthful?
    • A. 

      You aren't good enough the way you are.

    • B. 

      Use your strengths to engage your weaknesses.

    • C. 

      Become someone else.

    • D. 

      Both a and b.

  • 11. 
    True or false: I am confident that I have several unique gifts and talents, and I know how to use them.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      I know I have talents, but I don't know how to use them.

  • 12. 
    People with self-knowledge often feel __________________ than those without.
    • A. 

      Less fulfilled

    • B. 

      Less able

    • C. 

      More able

    • D. 

      More fulfilled

  • 13. 
    In the process of self-discovery, you should...
    • A. 

      Focus on your strengths and not on your weaknesses.

    • B. 

      Focus on both your strengths and your weaknesses.

    • C. 

      Try and strengthen your weaknesses.

    • D. 

      Pay the most attention to how you feel.

  • 14. 
    Celia loves movies and can recite all the dialogue of her favorite films. She also loves to listen to books on tape, and reads aloud whenever possible. Celia is most likely a...
    • A. 

      Visual learner.

    • B. 

      Kinesthetic learner.

    • C. 

      Audio learner.

    • D. 

      Audio-visual learner.

  • 15. 
    How career-literate are you?
    • A. 

      Very: I know exactly what jobs match my gifts and talents.

    • B. 

      Somewhat: I have done some research into different career fields.

    • C. 

      Not at all: I have no idea what I want to do after high school or college.

    • D. 

      I don't know what that means.

  • 16. 
    How early should you start exploring careers?
    • A. 

      Right after college, so you don't waste your time with jobs you aren't interested in.

    • B. 

      Early in college, so you can take the right classes.

    • C. 

      In high school, so you can work with a guidance counselor to make sure you are doing everything right.

    • D. 

      In middle school, so you can start as early as possible.

  • 17. 
    It is important for a leader to have support, because _____________ lead(s) to failure.
    • A. 

      Isolation

    • B. 

      Negativity

    • C. 

      Turning to adults

    • D. 

      Obstacles

  • 18. 
    What can you do right now to prove your talents to yourself and to the world?
    • A. 

      Become a prodigy

    • B. 

      Set strict consequences for yourself when you fail

    • C. 

      Strive to do your best

    • D. 

      Tell everyone about your gifts and talents

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