University of Phoenix Material
“Using the textbook, the University Library, the Internet, and/or other resources, answer the following questions. Your responses to each question will vary but overall should be 700- to 1,050-words in length.”
1. “How would you define personality?”
My Definition of personality is one’s personal identity. It is what makes a person who they are. It is what guides a person to what they think or how they behave. While some of the traits are inherited some are learned, these traits will guide a person on how they make decisions in life and how they learn and interact a certain way in given situations. Every person and their corresponding personality is unique. No two people are alike and neither are their personalities. No two people are born alike with the exact same genes and everyone grows up under different conditions and lives through different experiences. Personality is also greatly defined by ones environment whether that environment positive or negative. This goes back to your life experiences and how they influence your personality traits.
2. “What are some key personality features that define you?”
Some key personality features that define me are my initiative, and my outgoing but analytical nature. I will generally look to take the lead or be given the lead on projects as I like to have control of most situations, this is also attributed to by my analytical nature. I over analyze everything sometimes too much but mostly I have the ability to review and improve most any situation I am put in. I am very outgoing and get along well with most people in most situations.
3. “What key concepts or “constructs” are used to explain your personality?”
The key concepts I chose to use would explain my personality and how it has been with me through my life. Being independent has always been something that my parents have taught me and my sister. They have always wanted us to be able...