Despite being used by hundreds of businesses around the world, the MBTI has been criticized by personality psychologists. Explain how the MBTI is scored, and why
please use 1-3sentences to answer q1 and q7
Q1: Despite being used by hundreds of businesses around the world, the MBTI has
been criticized by personality psychologists. Explain how the MBTI is scored, and why
personality psychologists generally don’t like this type of scoring. Then, choose and
discuss one additional limitation of the MBTI.
Q7: Some researchers consider social desirability bias a bad thing, and others think it
shouldn’t be controlled for. Summarize the two sides to this debate, and provide your
opinion (which side do you fall on and why?) (note: there is no correct answer in the
opinion part of this question)
for the short essay use1-2 paragraphs
There are 3 questions here (worth 10 points each). These essays can be
answered thoroughly using 1-2 paragraphs. The scoring criteria for each question is
provided to assist you.
Essay option 1:
For EACH of the Big Five personality traits:
1. Define the trait in your own words (0.5 pts per trait)
2. List its opposite pole (0.5 pts per trait)
3. List one thing that it predicts on its own (0.5 pts per trait)
4. List one thing that it predicts in combination with another trait(s), and name the
other trait(s) involved (0.5 pts per trait)
You should have an answer to part a, b, c, and d for EACH trait. Point form (that is, a
list of items, or bullet points) is an acceptable format for this answer.