Quiz: Are You Actually Compassionate? Most People Lack This Gene, Do You?

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Would you be surprised to find out you aren't "compassionate?"

Answer 16 questions to determine if you are actually compassionate and at what level your compassion peaks. You'll be surprised.

 Jan 27, 2018

1 of 16Pick your answer!

What do you think when you see someone who is a victim of homelessness?
I offer advice or talk to them.
I wonder how they got to this point and think of them for a while.
I give them money/food.

2 of 16Pick your answer!

What do you find yourself worrying about most?
Myself, my friends.
Making ends meet, my career.
My close family.

3 of 16Pick your answer!

How often do you compliment strangers?
Once and a while, but only if they interest me.
Very often.
Never, I'm too shy.

4 of 16Pick your answer!

Your best friend has fallen on hard times, how do you typically help?
I listen to them and offer help where I can.
I open my door, do everything I can for them.
I'll lend them money until they get back on their feet.

5 of 16Pick your answer!

How do you typically cheer up someone you care about?
I distract them from their problems.
Food, gifts, a friendly ear.
I give them space.

6 of 16Pick your answer!

Your neighbor is starting a conflict over something trivial (like hedge height)...
I compromise and make my neighbor happy.
I apologize and become upset they would talk to me like this.
I tell them to mind their own business.

7 of 16Pick your answer!

What trait to most of the people you've dated share?
Selfish
Their temper
Stubborn

8 of 16Pick your answer!

A close great aunt falls and breaks her hip, how do you react?
I make sure she has the best help we can afford.
Drop everything, no matter what, fly there to help.
There's probably someone who is more capable than me to help.

9 of 16Pick your answer!

How many people do you consider your "good" or "best" friends?
Three to four.
Many! Too many to count.
One or two.

10 of 16Pick your answer!

You found out someone you love has betrayed you...
I will be able to forgive, but not forget, and it will destroy us.
In the long run, I will choose to forgive them.
I will never speak with this person again.

11 of 16Pick your answer!

How would your best friend describe you?
Ambitious
Hilarious
Empathetic

12 of 16Pick your answer!

How would your worst enemy describe you?
Immature
Emotional
Petty

13 of 16Pick your answer!

What animal are you drawn to?
Dog
Leopard
Fox

14 of 16Pick your answer!

In order to be happy you need...
Stability in my life.
A lot of laughter and fun.
My loved ones to be happy.

15 of 16Pick your answer!

Do you experience second-hand embarrassment?
Sometimes.
No.
All the time.

16 of 16Pick your answer!

When you pour drinks, who do you serve first?
My friend.
Myself, if I'm really thirsty. They are self sufficient!
Oh, I never thought about it...
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