How Good Are You at Reading People?

LIFESTYLE

By: Steven Miller

5 Min Quiz

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About This Quiz

Some people claim to be able to tell a lot about someone just through their body language and facial expressions. Take this quiz to find out if you're an expert at reading others.

How correct are your initial impressions of people?

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How regularly do you miss subtle jokes?

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How observant would you say you are?

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How good of a poker player would you be?

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How good are you at noticing inconsistencies from how a person normally acts?

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Are you more of a talker or a listener?

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When you ask questions, are they generally more vague or straight to the point?

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How often do you interrupt someone when they're talking?

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How closely do you pay attention to the particular words a person uses?

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What does is usually mean when a person leans away from you?

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What is most likely happening if someone is touching their forehead?

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What is most likely happening if someone is rubbing their palms against their thighs?

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How regularly do you check your people-reading skills by asking the person if you're correct?

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Do you consider people-watching to be an enjoyable activity?

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How easy would it be for a child to lie to you?

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What does a long exhale tend to signify?

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What can pupil constriction and squinting signify?

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What does it likely mean if a man is stroking his neck?

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What does it likely mean if a woman is touching the notch in the front-middle of the neck?

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What does vagueness in a response most likely suggest?

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If someone closes their eyes for longer than a moment, what are they most likely doing?

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What does someone furrowing their brow most likely suggest?

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What does the tightening of the face and neck muscles most likely suggest?

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What does quavering of a person's voice mostly likely suggest?

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What does someone asking you to repeat your question most likely suggest?

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What does someone clenching their jaw most likely suggest?

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What does excessive blinking or fidgeting most likely suggest?

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What is someone most likely up to if they are clearing their throat?

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What does someone compressing their lips most likely suggest?

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What does a lack of eye contact mostly likely suggest?

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