2Let’s take a test to see! Directions: Get a blank sheet of paper. Every time you read a description or characteristic that applies to you, write down its number on the blank sheet of paper. There is no certain number of characteristics you must choose.After you are done, view the key. Next to every number on your paper, write whether it is an L (left brain) or an R (right brain).Count up the number of L's and R's. Whichever number is higher represents which side of your brain you use most often.. If the numbers are close, that means you use both sides of your brain equally.
3Questions 1-5 I constantly look at a clock or wear a watch I keep a journal or diary of my thoughtsI believe there is a either right and wrong way to do everythingI find it hard to follow directions preciselyThe expression "Life is just a bowl of cherries" makes no sense to me
4Questions 6-106. I frequently change my plans and find that sticking to a schedule is boring 7. I think it's easier to draw a map than tell someone how to get somewhere 8. To find a lost item, I try to picture it in my head where I last saw it 9. I frequently let my emotions guide me 10. I learn math with ease
5Questions 11-1611. I'd read the directions before assembling something12. People tell me I am always late getting places13. People have told me that I'm psychic14. I need to set goals for myself to keep me on track15. When somebody asks me a question, I turn my head to the left16. If I have a tough decision to make, I write down the pros and the cons
6Questions 17-2117. I'd probably make a good detective 18. I learn music with ease 19. To solve a problem, I think of similar problems I have solved in the past 20. I use a lot of gestures 21. If someone asks me a question, I turn my head to the right
7Questions 22-2622. I believe there are two ways to look at almost everything23. I have the ability to tell if people are lying or guilty of something, just by looking at them24. I keep a "to do" list25. I am able to thoroughly explain my opinions in words26. In a debate, I am objective and look at the facts before forming an opinion
8Questions 27-3227. I've considered becoming a poet, a politician, an architect, or a dancer28. I always lose track of time29. When trying to remember a name I forgot, I'd recite the alphabet until I remembered it30. I like to draw31. When I'm confused, I usually go with my gut instinct32. I have considered becoming a lawyer, journalist, or doctor
13Let’s find out the characteristics of left and right brained people. If you are left brained click on the link below.If you are right brained click on the link below.LEFT BRAINEDRIGHT BRAINED
14LEFT-BRAIN CHARACTERISTICS Prefer Classical MusicYour Left-Brain controls the right side of your bodyPrefer things like instructions to be done verballyGood at mathLike to readFollow Western Thought*Very Logical*Eastern and Western thought: A doctor in an a country like China would first ask a person how they are doing and what else is going on in their life before they give them medicine. A doctor in North America would just ask them what their symptons were and then give them medicine.
15LEFT-BRAIN CHARACTERISTICS Dog loversDon't enjoy clowning aroundCan't be hypnotizedUsually remember things only specifically studiedNeed total quiet to read or studyLike to read realistic storiesLike to write non-fiction
16LEFT-BRAIN CHARACTERISTICS Prefer individual counselingEnjoy copying or tracing pictures and filling in detailsAlso like to read action storiesUsually rationalUsually do things in a planned orderly wayIf you have to answer someone's question, you won't let your personal feelings get in the wayGood at algebra
17LEFT-BRAIN CHARACTERISTICS Can remember verbal materialAlmost never absent mindedLike to tell stories but not act them outCan think better sitting downLike to be a music criticAttentive during long verbal explanations
18LEFT-BRAIN CHARACTERISTICS Prefer well structured assignments over open ended onesRead for specific details and factsSkilled at sequencing ideasLikes to be organized
19Some occupations that are USUALLY filled by a left-brained person. Lab scientistBankerJudgeLawyerMathematicianBacteriologistLibrarianSkating judge, skiing judge, etc.,Go to Summary
20RIGHT-BRAIN CHARACTERISTICS Prefer rock musicRight brain controls left side of bodyPrefer visual instructions with examplesGood at sportsGood at artFollow Eastern thought*Cat lovers*Eastern and Western thought: A doctor in an a country like China would first ask a person how they are doing and what else is going on in their life before they give them medicine. A doctor in North America would just ask them what their symptons were and then give them medicine.
21RIGHT-BRAIN CHARACTERISTICS Enjoy clowning aroundCan be hypnotizedLike to read fantasy and mystery storiesCan listen to music or TV while studyingLike to write fictionPrefer groupFun to dream about things that will probably never happen
22RIGHT-BRAIN CHARACTERISTICS Enjoy making up own drawings and imagesGood at geometryLike organizing things to show relationCan memorize musicOccasionally absentmindedLike to act out storiesEnjoy interacting affectively with others
23RIGHT-BRAIN CHARACTERISTICS Think better when lying downBecome restless during long verbal explanationsEnjoy creative storytellingPrefer to learn through free explorationGood at recalling spatial imageryRead for main detailsSkilled in showing relationships between ideas
24RIGHT-BRAIN CHARACTERISTICS Preference for summarizing over outliningSolve problems intuitivelyVery Spontaneous and unpredictableDreamerPhilosophical
25Some occupations that are USUALLY filled by a right-brained person. Forest rangerWildlife managerBeauticianPoliticianAthleteArtistCraftsmanActor/Actress
28Try another test to see if you score the same way! Click on the link below.Type in your initials under the brainworks logo where it asks for your name.Click enter.Click continue to start the test.*Do not subscribe to this website please.