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What Is the NEO Personality Inventory?

The NEO Personality Inventory is a behavioral assessment recognized worldwide. Proven to establish the personality of both adults and adolescents very accurately, the NEO PI-R is also referred to as the Big Five Personality Test because of its use of the five-factor model of personality to measure character. The NEO PI-R questionnaire has made its way into business and industry as a pre-employment assessment. Practice for the NEO personality test with our full test preparation pack.


Prepare for the NEO Personality Test

JobTestPrep optimizes your NEO score with our practice personality tests and our individualized in-depth analysis of your practice test results. Our personality practice test follows the principles of the NEO Personality Inventory to enhance your familiarity and comfort with the NEO PI-R. Prepare for test day with JobTestPrep.


"Single Trait Practice"

Our "Single Trait Practice" for all 50 traits offers the following benefits:

  • You can work on each trait independently at your own pace and as you see fit.
  • You can practice each trait to understand its nature and optimize your answer accordingly on the real test.
  • You can save precious time by practicing only the trait for which you need to optimize your answer.
  • You can use our professional guide to receive the full answer breakdown for each one of the traits.
  • You can optimize the way you present yourself on every aspect of your personality profile.

Format of the NEO PI-R and the NEO-FFI

Revised NEO Personality Inventory, or NEO PI-R:

  • Contains 240 questions that measure your Big Five personality traits
  • Takes about 60–90 minutes to complete 
  • Untimed test

NEO Five-Factor Inventory (NEO-FFI):

  • Shorter exam containing only 60 questions
  • Covers your Big Five personality factors
  • Contains 12 questions for each personality factor 
  • Takes about 10–15 minutes to complete
  • Untimed test

Traits on the NEO Personality Inventory

The traits assessed on the NEO Personality Inventory are listed below along with the dimensions assessed under each trait.

Neuroticism
Anxious
Angry/Hostile
Depressed
Self-Conscious
Impulsive
Vulnerable
Extraversion
Warm
Gregarious
Assertive
Active
Excitement Seeker
Positive
Openness To Experience
Fantasy
Aesthetics 
Feelings
Actions
Ideas
Values
Conscientiousness
Competent
Order
Dutiful
Achievement-Striving
Self-Disciplined
Deliberate
Agreeableness
Trusting
Straightforward
Altruistic
Compliant
Modest
Tender-Minded

Related Links

Personality Prep Pack Personality Test Tips
Big Five Model The DISC Assessment
Watson Glaser Test

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What's Included

  • Professional personality practice test
  • "Single Trait Practice" – customized to your needs
  • Personalized feedback report – customized to your job level
  • Theory Guide explaining the right approach for taking the test
  • Professional Guide that includes instructions on how to optimize your answers on the NEO test   
  • Special Bonus: Our Motivation and Culture Fit Tests Guide
  • 24/7 access to our NEO personality test practice pack