You responded as a right brained person to 14 questions, and you responded as a left brained person to 5 questions. According to the Hemispheric Dominance test, you use your right brain the most. The summary briefly describes your dominance type. Remember, this only represents half of the picture. After you read the description, click on the link at the bottom of the page to find out how to use this information to improve your study strategies. Do not forget to print your results, if your instructor has requested you to do so.
Some of the traits associated with the right side of the brain are listed in the table. Not all of the traits will apply to you. Remember, we use both side of our brain, but your right sides gets the most exercise.
Type of Cognitive Processing
Processing information from whole to part; sees the big picture first, not the details.
Processing information with out priority, jumps form one task to another.
Processes things that can be seen , or touched – real objects.
Processes information based on whether or not it feels right know answer but not sure how it was derived.
Processes thought as illustrations.
Processes information with creativity; less focuses on rules and regulations