procrastination test 
        Mark the place for each item that corresponds to
yourself.
       
     .------That's me for sure.
     |   .-----That's my tendency.
     |   |   .-----That's not my tendency.
     |   |   |   .----That's not me for sure.
     |   |   |   |   
     v   v   v   v
1.  ___ ___ ___ ___  I needlessly delay finishing jobs, even when 
                     they're important.

2.  ___ ___ ___ ___  I postpone starting in on things I don't     
                     like to do.


3.  ___ ___ ___ ___  When I have a deadline, I wait till the last 
                     minute.


4.  ___ ___ ___ ___  I delay making tough decisions.


5.  ___ ___ ___ ___  I keep putting off improving my work habits.


6.  ___ ___ ___ ___  I manage to find an excuse for not doing     
                     something.


7.  ___ ___ ___ ___  I put the necessary time into even boring    
                     tasks, like studying.

8.  ___ ___ ___ ___  I am an incurable time waster.


9.  ___ ___ ___ ___  I'm a time waster now but I can't seem to do 
                     anything about it.

10. ___ ___ ___ ___  When something's too tough to tackle, I      
                     believe in postponing it.

11. ___ ___ ___ ___  I promise myself I'll do something and then  
                     drag my feet.


12. ___ ___ ___ ___  Whenever I make a plan of action, I follow   
                     it.


13. ___ ___ ___ ___  Even though I hate myself if I don't get     
                     started, it doesn't get me going.

14. ___ ___ ___ ___  I always finish important jobs with time to  
                     spare.


15. ___ ___ ___ ___  I get stuck in neutral even though I know    
                     how important it is to get started.

16. ___ ___ ___ ___  Putting something off until tomorrow is not  
                     the way I do it.

How to Score Test
After Tuckman, B.W. Educational and Psychological Measurement
51(2):473-480, 1991