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 care a great deal about my reputation.
I try to obey social rules.
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.
I am NOT very concerned with what other people think about me.
You shouldn’t let other people’s opinions control what you do.
Social etiquette is very important to me.
I try to do what is socially appropriate.
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 do what I want, not what other people want me to do.