Right Brain/ Left Brain Quiz

Directions: Take this test by selecting the answer which best describes you at this present time. Every time you read a description or characteristic that applies to you, select the first response that seems right. After you are done, we'll evaluate your responses automatically by adding them up. Whichever number is higher represents your dominance. If the numbers are close, that means you use both sides of your brain equally.

1. I wear a watch

Yes
No

2. I keep a journal

Yes
No

3. I believe there is a right and wrong way to do everything

Yes
No

4. I hate following directions

Yes
No

5. The expression "Life is just a bowl of cherries" makes no sense to me

Yes
No

6. I find that sticking to a schedule is boring

Yes
No

7. I'd rather draw someone a map than tell them how to get somewhere

Yes
No

8. If I lost something, I'd try to remember where I saw it last

Yes
No

9. If I don't know usually which way to turn, I let my emotions guide me

Yes
No

10. I am good at Mathematics

Yes
No

11. If I had to assemble something, I'd read the directions first.

Yes
No

12. I'm often late getting places

Yes
No

13. Some people think I'm psychic

Yes
No

14. Setting goals for myself helps keep me from slacking off

Yes
No

15. When somebody asks me a question, I turn my head to the left

Yes
No

16. If I have a tough decision to make, I write down the pros and the cons

Yes
No

17. I'd make a good detective

Yes
No

18. I am musically inclined

Yes
No

19. If I have a problem, I try to work it out by relating it to one I've had in the past

Yes
No

20. When I talk, I gesture a lot

Yes
No

21. If someone asks me a question, I turn my head to the right

Yes
No

22. I believe there are two sides to every story

Yes
No

23. I can tell if someone is guilty just by looking at them

Yes
No

24. I keep a to do list

Yes
No

25. I feel comfortable expressing myself with words

Yes
No

26. Before I take a stand on an issue, I get all the facts

Yes
No

27. I've considered becoming a poet, a politician, an architect, or a dancer

Yes
No

28. I lose track of time easily

Yes
No

29. If I forgot someone's name, I'd go through the alphabet until I remembered it

Yes
No

30. I like to draw

Yes
No

31. When I'm confused, I usually go with my gut instinct

Yes
No

32. I have considered becoming a lawyer, journalist, or doctor

Yes
No