This study involves judging whether faces look angry or sad, viewing a slideshow, and a second test of how good you are at deciding between emotions.

Below is a short questionnaire we would be grateful if you would fill in.

Questions marked with a * are required

*Age (in years):   

*Sex:       Male       Female 

*What nationality are you?

*What is your ethnicity?

If other please specify here :

 

Are you left- or right-handed:

Left-handed       Right-handed

Do you have a current partner? yes no

How many brothers do you have?  

How many sisters do you have?  

  

Are you an only child, the youngest, eldest or a middle child?  

Only  

Youngest  

Eldest  

Middle (anything other than oldest or youngest)  

 

 

Have you ever been the main care-giver to another person?

Yes No  

 

 

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Your personality

Here are a number of personality traits that may or may not apply to you. Please tick a number below each statement to indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with that statement. You should rate the extent to which the pair of traits applies to you, even if one characteristic applies more strongly than the other.

1 = Disagree strongly

2 = Disagree moderately

3 = Disagree a little

4 = Neither agree nor disagree

5 = Agree a little

6 = Agree moderately

7 = Agree strongly

 

I am:

 

Extraverted, enthusiastic.

 

Disagree strongly

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

Agree strongly

 

Critical, quarrelsome.

Disagree strongly

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

Agree strongly

 

Dependable, self-disciplined.

Disagree strongly

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

Agree strongly

 

Anxious, easily upset.

Disagree strongly

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

Agree strongly

 

Open to new experiences, complex.

Disagree strongly

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

Agree strongly

 

Reserved, quiet.

Disagree strongly

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

Agree strongly

 

Sympathetic, warm.

Disagree strongly

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

Agree strongly

 

Disorganised, careless.

Disagree strongly

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

Agree strongly

 

Calm, emotionally stable.

Disagree strongly

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

Agree strongly

 

Conventional, uncreative.

Disagree strongly

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

Agree strongly

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Select the response on the scale below that indicates how well each adjective or phrase describes your present mood.

Lively

Definitely do not feel
Do not feel
Slightlyfeel
Definitely feel

Happy

Definitely do not feel
Do not feel
Slightlyfeel
Definitely feel

Sad

Definitely do not feel
Do not feel
Slightlyfeel
Definitely feel

Tired

Definitely do not feel
Do not feel
Slightlyfeel
Definitely feel

Caring

Definitely do not feel
Do not feel
Slightlyfeel
Definitely feel

Content

Definitely do not feel
Do not feel
Slightlyfeel
Definitely feel

Gloomy

Definitely do not feel
Do not feel
Slightlyfeel
Definitely feel

Jittery

Definitely do not feel
Do not feel
Slightlyfeel
Definitely feel

Drowsy

Definitely do not feel
Do not feel
Slightlyfeel
Definitely feel

Grouchy

Definitely do not feel
Do not feel
Slightlyfeel
Definitely feel

Bubbly

Definitely do not feel
Do not feel
Slightlyfeel
Definitely feel

Nervous

Definitely do not feel
Do not feel
Slightlyfeel
Definitely feel

Calm

Definitely do not feel
Do not feel
Slightlyfeel
Definitely feel

Loving

Definitely do not feel
Do not feel
Slightlyfeel
Definitely feel

Fed up

Definitely do not feel
Do not feel
Slightlyfeel
Definitely feel

Active

Definitely do not feel
Do not feel
Slightlyfeel
Definitely feel

 

Angry

Definitely do not feel
Do not feel
Slightlyfeel
Definitely feel

Agitated

Definitely do not feel
Do not feel
Slightlyfeel
Definitely feel

Peaceful

Definitely do not feel
Do not feel
Slightlyfeel
Definitely feel

Aggressive

Definitely do not feel
Do not feel
Slightlyfeel
Definitely feel

 

You will be asked to say if you think a face is angry or sad...