Do you use pessimism as a defense? Take this quiz.

Defensive PessimismJulie K. Norem, psychology professor at Wellesley College, has found that for some anxious people expecting and preparing for the worst makes them feel and perform better than trying to be optimistic. Is this your coping strategy? Find out by taking this short quiz.

http://www.wellesley.edu/Psychology/Norem/Quiz/quiz.html

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