Choose 'This or That' and We'll Guess If You Follow Your Brain or Your Heart

Teresa M.

Are you right-brained or left-brained?

Are you more introverted or extroverted?

Do you prefer coffee or tea?

Is the glass half full or half empty?

Do you prefer dogs or cats?

Should hamburgers come with or without onions?

Do you prefer shopping online or at the mall?

Do you have a firm or soft mattress?

Are you a morning person or a night owl?

Do you log onto social media often or rarely?

Are you more comfortable in large crowds or small gatherings?

If you had extra money, would you spend it or save it?

Would you choose a new computer or a new TV?

Have you been naughty or nice this past year?

Do you prefer wheat or white bread?

Is Valentine's Day necessary or just a commercialized holiday?

Would you choose a Taylor Swift or a Katy Perry concert?

Do you read more hard copy books or ebooks?

Do you prefer pencils or pens?

Would you prefer country or big city living?

Would you rather spend a day at the spa or the gym?

Would you choose a new car or a new truck?

Would you choose to be rich or famous?

Is it better to have loved and lost or to have never loved at all?

Are you a taskmaster or a procrastinator?

Would your ex say you're a lover or a fighter?

Would you choose sausage or bacon with your eggs?

Are you more of a home cook or an executive chef in the kitchen?

Would you binge watch "Friends" or "The Big Bang Theory?"

Would you rather play Scrabble or Monopoly?

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About This Quiz

What will it be: put aside your annual bonus for a rainy day or blow it on that handbag you've been eyeing in the store window for some time? Should you pass on dessert or indulge in that double chocolate mousse cake because it's Friday and you've worked hard all week?

Life is full of temptations, and we're forced to make choices all day long without giving it much thought. But during this quiz, we want you to focus on the choices you find most appealing. Your answers will help illuminate how you go about making decisions.

We're not saying it's impossible to follow both your heart and your brain, but most people find that one dominates more than the other. Some folks are able to remain logical during emotional situations, while others are highly guided by their emotions.

As we go through this set of "this or that" questions, we'll evaluate your responses and let you know whether it's your brain or your heart that rules the day. There are no right or wrong answers. Just respond honestly. Who knows? You may be surprised by the results!

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