What's Your Learning Styles? Are You A Visual, Auditory Or Kinesthetic Learner?

13 Questions | Total Attempts: 17

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Understanding your learning styles enables you to customise, choose and create learning strategies that works best for you especially in retention of new information or application of new skills. Find out more about yourself by simply answering the following questions as best you can to determine what is your dominant learning styles. Just tick the answer that most represents how you generally behave. Have Fun!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When I spell a word I generally;
    • A. 

      Try to see the word

    • B. 

      Sound out the word or use a phonetic approach

    • C. 

      Write the word down to find if it feels right

  • 2. 
    When you listen and talk, do you use words such as;
    • A. 

      See, picture, and imagine?

    • B. 

      Hear, tune, and think?

    • C. 

      Feel, touch, and hold?

  • 3. 
    I usually get distracted by;
    • A. 

      Untidiness or movement

    • B. 

      Sounds or noises

    • C. 

      Activities around me

  • 4. 
    When reading, which of the following do you prefer?
    • A. 

      Descriptive scenes for you to imagine the actions

    • B. 

      Dialog and conversation for you to hear the characters talk

    • C. 

      Action stories and you are not a keen reader 

  • 5. 
    When I am learning something new, I am most comfortable;
    • A. 

      Watching what the teacher is doing

    • B. 

      Talking through with the teacher exactly what I’m supposed to do

    • C. 

      Giving it a try myself and work it out as I go

  • 6. 
    When I teach my friends something new, I tend to;
    • A. 

      Write instructions down for them

    • B. 

      Give them a verbal explanation

    • C. 

      Demonstrate first and then let them have a go

  • 7. 
    When I have to revise for an exam, I generally; 
    • A. 

      Write lots of revision notes and diagrams

    • B. 

      Talk over my notes, alone or with other people

    • C. 

      Imagine making the movement or creating the formula

  • 8. 
    I remember things best by;
    • A. 

      Writing notes or keeping printed details

    • B. 

      Saying them aloud or repeating words and key points in my head

    • C. 

      Doing and practising the activity or imagining it being done

  • 9. 
    When I concentrate, I most often;
    • A. 

      Focus on the words or the pictures in front of me

    • B. 

      Discuss the problem and the possible solutions in my head

    • C. 

      Move around a lot, fiddle with pens and pencils and touch things

  • 10. 
    I like it when learning incorporates;
    • A. 

      Visual aids

    • B. 

      Descriptive words or clear explanation

    • C. 

      Games or activities

  • 11. 
    When you dream, do you remember;
    • A. 

      Faces, images of the dream

    • B. 

      Conversations that happened in the dream

    • C. 

      Feelings and experience of the dream

  • 12. 
    When I operate new equipment I generally
    • A. 

      Read the instructions first

    • B. 

      Listen to an explanation from someone who has used it before

    • C. 

      Go ahead and have a go, I can figure it out as I use it

  • 13. 
    I enjoy
    • A. 

      Watching films, photography, looking at art or people watching

    • B. 

      Listening to music, the radio or talking to friends

    • C. 

      Taking part in sporting activities, eating fine foods and wines or dancing

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