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inventory

 [in´ven-tor″e]
a comprehensive list of personality traits, aptitudes, and interests.
California Personality inventory CPI; a self-report, true-false questionnaire designed to measure aspects of personality style. It is generally used in counseling situations or for less than severe psychopathology.
Millon Clinical Multiaxial inventory MCMI; a true-false, self-report questionnaire designed to produce a profile of the personality style and structure underlying mental disorders.
Minnesota Multiphasic Personality inventory MMPI; a psychological test in questionnaire form in which the answers to true-false statements show dimensions of the subject's personality structure and provide comparison with responses made by persons in various diagnostic categories.

Min·ne·so·ta Mul·ti·pha·sic Per·son·al·i·ty In·ven·tor·y test (MMPI),

a questionnaire type of psychological test for ages 16 and older, with 550 true-false statements coded in four validity and ten personality scales which may be administered in both an individual or group format.

Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI)

a commonly used psychological test that includes over 500 statements for interpretation by the subject, used clinically for evaluating personality and detecting various disorders in adults. The current version is the MMPI-2. The adolescent version is the MMPI-A.
A widely used true-false test for evaluating a person’s psychological and personality ‘profile’

Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory

MMPI Psychology A widely used true-false test for evaluating a person's psychological and personality 'profile'. See Psychological testing.

Min·ne·so·ta Mul·ti·pha·sic Per·son·al·i·ty In·ven·to·ry

(MMPI) (min-ĕ-sō'tă mŭl'ti-fā'zik pĕr-sŏn-al'i-tē in'vĕn-tōr-ē)
A questionnaire type of psychological test for ages 16 years and older, with 550 true-false statements coded in four validity and 10 personality scales, which may be administered in either an individual or group format.
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A comparative study of a seminar group and four other groups on the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory.
The researchers calculated an overall anxiety factor for each participant based on a combined score from four anxiety scales used in the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory.
Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2 (MMPI-2): Manual for administration and scoring.
MMPI-2: Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2: Manual for administration and scoring.
Only a few studies have used the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2 (MMPI-2) with its various versions to assess test anxiety.
This traditional resistance crumbled after the Second Vatican Council (1962-65), when psychological tools such as Rorschach tests and `the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory became standard fare in admissions processes for diocesan seminaries and religious communities.
In the second study, Han (1996) compared the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2 (Hathaway & McKinley, 1989) profiles of Korean, American, and Japanese college student samples.
Medical students scoring high on the hostility scale of the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory had markedly elevated coronary risk when followed up 25 years later.
One hundred and fifty pages are spent on a readable discussion of the purpose and limits of various psychological tests, including the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory, the Rorschach Ink Blot Test, and the Thematic Apperception Test.
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