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Rorschach test

 a type of projective test thatconsists of ten bilaterally symmetrical inkblots. Participants responsesand interpretations are assumed to reveal of various characteristics such as emotional responsiveness andpersonality.

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September 17th 2021

thematic apperception test (TAT)

 a projectivetest, whereby individuals are presented with ambiguous pictures and askedto generate a story from them, thereby reveal personality characteristics, motivation forpower, achievement and affiliation, and in a clinical setting, anyunderlying emotional problems.