Uses of Personality Trait Theories?

Answer Theories of personality traits serve to classify human dispositions. The five main personality traits measured are: conscientiousness, neuroticism, extraversion, agreeableness and openness. Varying... Read More »

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Limitations & Uses of Personality Trait Theories?

The basis of personalit trait theories is that they can describe differences between people. The big five factors are openness to experience, conscientiousness, extroversion versus introversion, ag... Read More »

Do have a personality trait/s you attribute directly to being adopted?

From adoption - 1. Intense fear of rejection - from anyone and everyone.2. The ability to fit in anywhere - to ward off possible rejection mentioned in 1.3. The need to please. Which stems from 1. ... Read More »

Is it possible for a baby to inherit the sickle cell trait if one parent has the trait and the other parent does not have the trait or the disease?

No, both parents must have the recessive gene for it to become dominant.

Two Different Theories of Personality?

Many different theories exist as to why individuals have different personalities. A great deal of research and study has been done in this area, and yet no definitive conclusions have been drawn. W... Read More »