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Authoritarianism/libertarianism test

The following test has been created to quickly and simply measure your authoritarianism level. An authoritarian person shows the tendency to impose his/her thoughts and opinions on other people and requires them obedience. On the contrary, a libertarian person gives complete freedom to others, with no imposed rules even when the situation would require an intervention.


1 - When you see someone committing an infraction (for example a shopkeeper not giving receipt) do you tell him?
Never || Sometimes || Frequently || Always

2 - Do you follow laws?
Never || Sometimes || Frequently || Always

3 - Do you think that laws are not severe enough?
Never || Sometimes || Frequently || Always

4 - Do you think that punishments for minor offences (such as stealing, vandalism, etc) are too indulgent?
Never || Sometimes || Frequently || Always

5 - Do you think that the number of laws is too small and should be incremented?
Never || Sometimes || Frequently || Always

6 - Is discipline important in your opinion?
Never || Sometimes || Frequently || Always

7 - Is respecting other people a must?
Never || Sometimes || Frequently || Always

8 - When a friend or a member of your family makes a mistake (voluntarily or not), do you tell him?
Never || Sometimes || Frequently || Always

9 - In your opinion what's more important, laws or personal freedom?
Laws || Personal freedom || Both

10 - In your opinion do mistakes always require a punishment?
Yes || No || It depends on the circumstances

11 - Do you consider yourself a person with values?
Never || Sometimes || Frequently || Always

12 - Do you think that police officers are too few and should be raised?
Never || Sometimes || Frequently || Always

13 - Do you find that our society lacks values?
Never || Sometimes || Frequently || Always

14 - When you're arguing with someone, do you try to convince him that you're right?
Never || Sometimes || Frequently || Always

15 - Are you a determined person?
Never || Sometimes || Frequently || Always

16 - Are other people afraid of you?
Never || Sometimes || Frequently || Always

17 - Would you prefer a world where everything could work well without the need for laws and rules?
Nowhere near || Not much || Enough || Much

18 - In your opinion is it right to force people to do something which will eventually bring something good to them?
No, it's not || Not completely || It can be || Yes, it is

19 - Do you know what's right and wrong for your family?
Never || Sometimes || Frequently || Always

20 - Do you think that order is more important than people's personal freedom?
Never || Sometimes || Frequently || Always

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