Quiz: What's Your Empathy IQ?
What's Your Empathy IQ?
By: Steven Miller
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About This Quiz

Empathy is defined as the ability to recognize, understand and therefore feel the emotions of others. A part of empathy also includes being able to be sensitive and to communicate those feelings with others, especially the affected. 

While you can go ahead and take the empathy quotient questionnaire (which is 60 questions long and not nearly as fun as this quiz), the one we've written is guaranteed to get you thinking in the best way possible. We're going to ask you a host of questions ranging from how you act in a conversation to whether or not you like caring for others. The way you answer our questions will let us know just how empathetic you really are.

Will your result be poor? Are you unable to understand others' emotions and situations? Is your empathy IQ great? So much so that you're too sympathetic sometimes? Or, do you fall somewhere in the middle? Are you sensitive but don't let others affect your personal life? 

If you're really curious to find out whether you would give someone the very clothes off your back or whether your feet are just too big to fit in anyone's shoes but your own, go ahead and take this quiz. 

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