Quiz: What does your handwriting say about your personality?

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Summer presents the perfect opportunity to learn more about yourself instead of learning about matrix algebra. And believe it or not, your writing style can say a lot about you. Take this quiz to find out more about your personality — just from your handwriting.

  1. What does your signature look like?
    1. A neat cursive version of my name
    2. It changes every time.
    3. Fancy scribbles — utterly meaningless.
    4. It shows my initials.
  2. How consistent is your handwriting?
    1. It hasn’t changed since middle school.
    2. It totally depends on my mood.
    3. It gradually morphs into a different penmanship entirely.
    4. The more I write, the messier it gets.
  3. Is your writing legible?
    1. Yes.
    2. I can’t read my own handwriting.
    3. The majority of the time, it is.
    4. Only I can understand what I write.
  4. What do you normally write with?
    1. A pen.
    2. Whatever writing tool someone is willing to lend me.
    3. Cartier Diamond Gold Limited Edition Fountain Pen.
    4. A mechanical pencil.
  5. What is the size of your handwriting?
    1. Microscopic.
    2. Fairly average-sized.
    3. Others say it’s big and bubbly.
    4. Relatively small, but defined.
  6. Can you write in a straight line without guidelines on a page?
    1. Yes.
    2. Definitely not.
    3. My writing gradually slants upward.
    4. My writing gradually slants downward.
    1. You’re organized and appreciate having your schedule written down in a planner. You’re humble and never an attention-seeker. You’re shy when you meet new people, but you’re crazy with your friends. You work well under pressure and have no problem focusing in class.
    2. You’re a procrastinator, so you may seem unprepared, but in reality, you’re highly intelligent. You daydream frequently and like to interact with new people. You like to explore new interests, and your friends would describe you as outgoing.
    3. You’re confident and like to simplify things. You’re very straightforward, so you get straight to the point during conversations and skip small talk. You always set goals for yourself that motivate you. You pay attention to the details and you’re optimistic.
    4. You’re trusting and honest. You will often find yourself spending hours scrolling through horoscope posts on Instagram that you think will determine your future. You’ll keep on retaking an online quiz until it gives you an answer you like. You can be stubborn sometimes and you have strong opinions.

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