Tolerance of Change Scale

To what extent does each statement describe you? Indelicate your level of agreement by making the appropriate response below each statement.



  1. An expert who doesn’t come up with a definite answer probably doesn’t know too much.
    Strongly agree
    Moderately agree
    Slightly agree
    Neutral
    Slightly disagree
    Moderately disagree
    Strongly disagree


  1. I would like to live in a foreign country for a while.
    Strongly agree
    Moderately agree
    Slightly agree
    Neutral
    Slightly disagree
    Moderately disagree
    Strongly disagree


  1. There is really no such thing as a problem that can’t be solved.
    Strongly agree
    Moderately agree
    Slightly agree
    Neutral
    Slightly disagree
    Moderately disagree
    Strongly disagree


  1. People who fit their lives into a schedule probably miss out of the joy of living.
    Strongly agree
    Moderately agree
    Slightly agree
    Neutral
    Slightly disagree
    Moderately disagree
    Strongly disagree


  1. A good job is one where it is always clear what is to be done and how it is to be done.
    Strongly agree
    Moderately agree
    Slightly agree
    Neutral
    Slightly disagree
    Moderately disagree
    Strongly disagree


  1. It is more fun to tackle a complicated problem then to solve a simple one.
    Strongly agree
    Moderately agree
    Slightly agree
    Neutral
    Slightly disagree
    Moderately disagree
    Strongly disagree


  1. In the long run, it is possible to get more done by tackling small, simple problems rather than large, complicated ones.
    Strongly agree
    Moderately agree
    Slightly agree
    Neutral
    Slightly disagree
    Moderately disagree
    Strongly disagree


  1. Often the most interesting and stimulating people are those who don’t mind being different and original.
    Strongly agree
    Moderately agree
    Slightly agree
    Neutral
    Slightly disagree
    Moderately disagree
    Strongly disagree


  1. What we are use to is always preferable to what is unfamiliar.
    Strongly agree
    Moderately agree
    Slightly agree
    Neutral
    Slightly disagree
    Moderately disagree
    Strongly disagree


  1. People who insist on a yes or no answer just don’t know how complicated things are.
    Strongly agree
    Moderately agree
    Slightly agree
    Neutral
    Slightly disagree
    Moderately disagree
    Strongly disagree


  1. A person who leads an even, regular life in which few surprises or unexpected happenings arise really has a lot to be grateful for.
    Strongly agree
    Moderately agree
    Slightly agree
    Neutral
    Slightly disagree
    Moderately disagree
    Strongly disagree


  1. Many of our most important decisions are based on insufficient information.
    Strongly agree
    Moderately agree
    Slightly agree
    Neutral
    Slightly disagree
    Moderately disagree
    Strongly disagree


  1. I like parties where I know most of the people more than the ones where all or most of the people are complete strangers.
    Strongly agree
    Moderately agree
    Slightly agree
    Neutral
    Slightly disagree
    Moderately disagree
    Strongly disagree


  1. Teachers or supervisors who hand out vague assignments give one a chance to show imitative and originality.
    Strongly agree
    Moderately agree
    Slightly agree
    Neutral
    Slightly disagree
    Moderately disagree
    Strongly disagree


  1. The sooner everyone acquires similar values and ideals, the better.
    Strongly agree
    Moderately agree
    Slightly agree
    Neutral
    Slightly disagree
    Moderately disagree
    Strongly disagree


  1. A good teacher is one who makes you wonder about your way of looking at things.
    Strongly agree
    Moderately agree
    Slightly agree
    Neutral
    Slightly disagree
    Moderately disagree
    Strongly disagree