Social Appropriateness


Here are a number of statements that may or may not apply to you. For each statement, select the response that best applies to you. Do not spend too long deliberating about your responses: if in doubt, choose the option that immediately seems most appropriate.

Disagree Strongly Disagree Moderately Disagree a Little Agree a Little Agree Moderately Agree Strongly
1 2 3 4 5 6
1 - Disagree Strongly
2 - Disagree Moderatley
3 - Disagree a Little
4 - Agree a Little
5 - Agree Moderately
6 - Agree Strongly
Statement 1 2 3 4 5 6
I am not afraid to do things other people disapprove of.
I will avoid doing something if it makes me look bad.
I am not particularly bothered about adhering to social expectations.
I try to obey social rules.
I care a great deal about my reputation.
I try not to allow other people’s opinions to affect me too much.
I sometimes don’t do things because I am afraid that other people will disapprove.
Social etiquette is very important to me.
You shouldn’t let other people’s opinions control what you do.
I am NOT very concerned with what other people think about me.
I try to do what is socially appropriate.
I do what I want, not what other people want me to do.