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quiz: typology

Here are some pairs of statements that will tell us how you feel about a number of things. Please say whether the FIRST statement OR SECOND statement comes closer to your views -- even if neither is exactly right.

which comes closer to your views?

Government is almost always wasteful and inefficient
OR
Government often does a better job than people give it credit for

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

Government regulation of business is necessary to protect the public interest
OR
Government regulation of business usually does more harm than good

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

Poor people today have it easy because they can get government benefits without doing anything in return
OR
Poor people have hard lives because government benefits don't go far enough to help them live decently

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

The government should do more to help needy Americans, even if it means going deeper into debt
OR
The government today can't afford to do much more to help the needy

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

The position of blacks in American society has improved in recent years
OR
There hasn't been much real progress for blacks in recent years

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

Racial discrimination is the main reason why many black people can't get ahead these days
OR
Blacks who can't get ahead in this country are mostly responsible for their own condition

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

Immigrants today strengthen our country because of their hard work and talents
OR
Immigrants today are a burden on our country because they take our jobs, housing, and health care

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

Other countries generally treat the United States about as fairly as we treat them
OR
Other countries often take unfair advantage of the United States

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

The best way to ensure peace is through military strength
OR
Good diplomacy is the best way to ensure peace

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

We should all be willing to fight for our country, whether it is right or wrong
OR
It's acceptable to refuse to fight in a war you believe is morally wrong

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

Most people who want to get ahead can make if they're willing to work hard
OR
Hard work and determination are no guarantee success for most people

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

Success in life is pretty much determined by forces outside of our control
OR
Everyone has it in their own power to succeed

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

Too much power is concentrated in the hands of a few large companies
OR
The largest companies do NOT have too much power

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

Business corporations make too much profit
OR
Most corporations make a fair and reasonable amount of profit

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

Elected officials in Washington lose touch with the people pretty quickly
OR
Elected officials in Washington try hard to stay in touch with voters back home

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

Most elected officials care what people like me think
OR
Most elected officials don't care what people like me think

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

This country should do whatever it takes to protect the environment
OR
This country has gone too far in its efforts to protect the environment

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy
OR
Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

There are no real limits to growth in this country today
OR
People in this country should learn to live with less

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

As Americans, we can always find ways to solve our problems and get what we want
OR
This country can't solve many of its important problems

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

Homosexuality is a way of life that should be accepted by society
OR
Homosexuality is a way of life that should be discouraged by society

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

Books that contain dangerous ideas should be banned from public school libraries
OR
Public school libraries should be allowed to carry any books they want

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

Religion is a very important part of my life
OR
Religion is not that important to me

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

We will all be called before God on Judgment Day to answer for our sins
OR
I don't believe we will have to answer for our sins on Judgment Day

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

I'm generally satisfied with the way things are going for me financially
OR
I'm not very satisfied with my financial situation

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.

I often don't have enough money to make ends meet
OR
Paying the bills is generally not a problem for me

Check here if you strongly agree with the statement you selected above.


ON ANOTHER SUBJECT ...

Some people seem to follow what's going on in government and public affairs most of the time, whether there's an election or not. Others aren't that interested. Would you say you follow what's going on in government and public affairs...

Most of the time
Some of the time
Only now and then
Hardly at all

In politics TODAY, do you consider yourself a Republican, Democrat, or Independent?

Republican Democrat Independent




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