Surveys

Demographics
Tell us about yourself! Researchers at Volunteer Science want to know who is participating in our studies and help scientists understand how demographics are related to their personality, skills, life

| 5 mins

Revised Self-Monitoring Scale
This survey is intended to measure your ability to modify your behavior in response to others. You will be presented with a combined score after the survey has been completed.

| 5 mins

Narcissism Inventory
This is the Narcissism inventory for the Volunteer Science core participant study. Learn about your ego and help scientists understand narcissism around the world.

| 5 mins

Big Five Personality
Take the most studied personality survey there is! The Big Five personality inventory measures your extroversion, openness to new experiences, conscientiousness, neuroticism, and agreeableness. This i

| 5 mins

Which Band Member are You?
Take our quiz and find out! This is a playful version of the Narcissism inventory for the core participant study at Volunteer Science.

| 5 mins

Network Monitoring
How well do you network?

| 5 mins

Cognitive Reflection
0-3 minutes

| 5 mins

Random Survey
Pick one for me

| 5 mins

Collectivism-Individualism
3-5 minutes

| 5 mins

Reciprocity Belief
1-3 minutes

| 5 mins

Need for Cognition
2-5 minutes

| 5 mins


Volunteer Science

Myth or Fact?!
Is it a myth? Is it a fact?

| 30 to 40 mins

Wildcat Wells
A single-player version of our strike it rich game! You're looking for oil and helping scientists understand how people make strategic choices.

| 5 mins

Political Survey
In this research study, you will be asked a series of questions and then presented with an article that was recently in the news.  Afterwards, you will be asked a series of follow-up questions.

| 8 mins

Traveling Salesperson
FIND 2 FRIENDS and help researchers study group problem solving! You and your friends are given a map of cities and must find the shortest possible route that visits each city.

| 5 mins

Ethics of Military Technology
What do you think about how militaries use new advanced technologies?

| 15 mins

Public Goods
Share your resources.

| 5 mins

Higher Order Wildcat Wells
FIND TWO FRIENDS to participate in this multiplayer experiment on higher-order communication patterns. Wait time is up to 2 minutes to match.

| 3 mins

Reaction Time
Think fast!

| 1 min

Wildcat Wells
FIND 4 FRIENDS to participate in this multiplayer experiment on higher-order communication patterns. Waiting room is set to 2 minutes.

| 5 mins

Public Goods Multiplayer
Share your resources with other participants.

| 10 mins

Rate a Job Candidate
Take 5 minutes to rate these statements about job candidates to help us prepare our next experiment

| 5 mins

Scavenger Hunt!
Help researchers collect data on local governments across the U.S.!

| 2 mins

Posed
Play this webgame to get recommendations for what careers might be good for you. This project is funded by an NSF SBIR grant. PLAY IN CHROME for the best experience.

| 15 mins

Norms Scenario
Read this story and tell us what you think. This study will help researchers at the University of South Carolina and Northeastern University understand how people evaluate others' behavior in a variet

| 10 mins

Norms scenario video
Watch a short animation and tell us what you think about it.

| 10 mins

USA - Media and citizen participation
Media and citizen participation survey

| 5 mins

Three Cows
Can you raise the biggest cows?

| 5 mins

Greetings around the world
Tell us about the norms in your part of the world so we can study how people treat one another.

| 5 mins

Harbinger
Predict the future!

| 5 mins

Decision Problems
Randomized set of classic decision problems.

| 5 mins

Timed Risk-Reward
Quickly evaluate the risks and benefits of everyday things

| 5 mins