ARTS ~ Artistic Rating Temperament Scale

Devised and normed by G. A. Grove, Ph.D., Psy.D.

 

Directions:To create an answer sheet, take a clean sheet ofpaper and write the alphabet in capital letters from A through Z down the left hand column.

 

Read each item below, then choose the answer choice that best describes you from those given in parentheses.Select only one answer per item and write it down on your answer sheet.Donít ponder any one item too long; record your first response.

 

 

A.I am occasionally taken in by new books and ideas.

††††††††††††††† (never/rarely/sometimes/usually/always)

 

B.I am confident.

††††††††††††††† (never/rarely/sometimes/usually/always)

 

C.I am an excellent actor.

††††††††††††††† (never/rarely/sometimes/usually/always)

 

D.Which number does not belong?

††††††††††††††† (3--13--8--15--18)

 

E.I am an excellent musician.

††††††††††††††† (never/rarely/sometimes/usually/always)

 

F.I take pride in my appearance.

††††††††††††††† (never/rarely/sometimes/usually/always)

 

G.I am an excellent artist.

††††††††††††††† (never/rarely/sometimes/usually/always)

 

H.I say the right thing the right way.

††††††††††††††† (never/rarely/sometimes/usually/always)

 

I.I prefer teachers who give well-organized courses to those who require research papers.†††††

††††††††††††††† (never/rarely/sometimes/usually/always)

 

J.Which number does not belong?

††††††††††††††† (6--9--11--15--18)

 

K.†† I am an excellent speaker.

††††††††††††††† (never/rarely/sometimes/usually/always)

 

L.I am successful in my studies or line of work.

††††††††††††††† (never/rarely/sometimes/usually/always)

 

M.I use intuition to solve intellectual and personal problems.

††††††††††††††† (never/rarely/sometimes/usually/always)

 

N.Which number does not belong?

††††††††††††††† (18--10--13--11--16)

 

O.I am a practical rather than an imaginative person.

††††††††††††††† (never/rarely/sometimes/usually/always)

 

P.Which number does not belong?

††††††††††††††† (29--27--14--30--23)

 

Q.I am an objective rather than an emotional person.

††††††††††††††† (never/rarely/sometimes/usually/always)††††††††††††††††††††† ††

 

R.I am relaxed and poised.

††††††††††††††† (never/rarely/sometimes/usually/always)

 

S.I am an excellent writer.

††††††††††††††† (never/rarely/sometimes/usually/always)

T.I am socially active.

††††††††††††††† (never/rarely/sometimes/usually/always)†††††††

 

U.I am absent-minded.

††††††††††††††† (never/rarely/sometimes/usually/always)

 

V.I think intelligently.

††††††††††††††† (never/rarely/sometimes/usually/always)

 

W.I generate unique and novel ideas that are not obvious.

††††††††††††††† (never/rarely/sometimes/usually/always)

 

X.Which number does not belong?

††††††††††††††† (19--9--14--8--11)

 

Y.I ponder the mystery and glory of art, music, and drama.

††††††††††††††† (never/rarely/sometimes/usually/always)

 

Z.I am satisfied with my life.

††††††††††††††† (never/rarely/sometimes/usually/always)

 

 

 

This completes the ARTS.Email your answers to ggrove141@aol.com for a free score report.Your work will be handled confidentially.Thank you for your participation.