Quiz: How Much Grit Do You Have?

By Angela Duckworth, adapted for article from New York Times

A useful scale for assessing grit, a social-emotional skill

The Grit Scale was developed by Angela Duckworth, a professor of psychology at the University of Pennsylvania, to identify traits that might predict success. This New York Times piece highlights key questions on the survey. Take it for yourself online here.

The complete test can be found in her forthcoming book, “The Power of Passion and Perserverance, and you can access the full scale here.

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