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Brief Questionnaire to Assess Compatibility
With Worldview Theme #4

Respond to each of the following below on a 1 to 5 scale, where
     1= strongly disagree      2 = disagree      3 = neutral      4 = agree      5 = strongly agree
If you don’t have understand, or are confused by a particular question, select 3= neutral.

Note: An * in front of the question indicates that this has been used in national public opinion surveys. 

1. I consider my worldview to be broadly inclusive rather than narrowly restrictive.

2. Before taking significant steps with respect to my own life journey, I typically pause to assess their possible future consequences.

3. The future quality of my own life and that of loved ones is closely tied to the future well being of people all around the world and to maintaining the integrity of the Earth’s life support systems.

*4. I very interested in politics and national affairs. 

*5. I would support a proposal to require three years of history and civics before high school students can graduate.

*6. It is very important that colleges and universities offer a broad-based general education to undergraduate students.

7. Rather than being narrowly confined to and predominately focused on “the here and now”, my worldview extends broadly in space and time so that my concerns are sometimes with places or events that happened far away from “the here and now” either in space or time.

*8. I have gone to a science or history museum at least once in the past 12 months.

*9. I believe that human beings developed from earlier species of animals.

10. I am the type of person, who, in focusing on higher level (or long term) relationships or goals, often misses lower level (immediate) details.

11. Natural cycles are an important part of my conception of time and how the world works.

*12.  The earliest humans lived at the same time as dinosaurs.


For Worldview Theme #4, Global Vision
Your Overall Score = On a 0 to 10 Scale
                   Your Survey Question Score = On a 0 to 10 Scale
Ave. USA Adult Survey Question Score = On a 0 to 10 Scale

Interpreting Your Worldview Theme Assessment Scores

Generally speaking, the score you get for a particular worldview theme (based on your responses to the brief questionnaire provided) can be interpreted as follows:

If your score is... Interpretation: Your worldview...
                         0  is totally incompatible with this worldview theme
                 0.01 -- 2.49 is very incompatible with this worldview theme
                 2.50 -- 4.49 is mildly incompatible with this worldview theme
                 4.50 -- 5.49 is neutral or undecided in relation to this wv theme
                 5.50 -- 7.49 is mildly compatible with this worldview theme
                 7.50 -- 9.99 is very compatible with this worldview theme
                        10 is totally compatible with this worldview theme

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