Are you a control freak? Take this 2-minute quiz to find out

Published on:21 January 2021, 18:16pm IST

Being compulsive about certain things is enough to reveal the controlling streak in you. But does this mean you’re a control freak? Let’s find out.

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Do you like to be in total control? Let’s find out. Image courtesy: Shutterstock

There are two types of people in the world: those who like to take charge so that they can be successful; and those who want to be in control of everything. The people who belong to the second category are also known to be ‘control freaks’.

These people are very compulsive in nature and think really highly of themselves. They reflect traits like aggression, over-anxiousness, and moodiness. These qualities not just hurt the people around them, but also have a negative effect on their own mental and emotional well-being.

The million dollar question, however, is whether you are one too. So, are you a control freak? Let this personality quiz answer that for you. 


Do you plan even the minutest of things?


Do you always insist on ‘being right’?


Do you believe in being democratic with your team?


Do you find it hard to admit your mistakes?


Do you call the shots on behalf of others?


Does it bother you when people don’t take your advice?


Do you also believe in the philosophy “rules are fun”?


Do you hesitate in taking help from others?


Do you fight over the TV remote with your family?


Do you often correct people?


Do you like sharing your success with others?


Do you criticize people very often?


Do you think others can do things better than you?