People who are emotionally intelligent are good at recognizing, regulating, and channeling their feelings. They’re also good at recognizing and empathizing with the feelings that other people are experiencing.
Some research suggests that people who are high in emotional intelligence have an easier time getting along with coworkers and clients. Thus, they may be more effective when negotiating with others or working on team projects.
So how well can you read other people’s expressions, and understand what they might be thinking or feeling? The Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley has created an online quiz that will help you to answer that question! Just click the link below to test this ability. You’ll find out how good you are at reading and understanding other people’s emotions.