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Gardner's Theory of Multiple Intelligences

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Intrapersonal Intelligence

Strengths: Introspection and Self-Reflection

Individuals who are strong in intrapersonal intelligence are good at being aware of their own emotional states, feelings and motivations. They tend to enjoy self-reflection and analysis, including day-dreaming, exploring relationships with others and assessing their personal strengths.

Characteristics of Intrapersonal Intelligence

  • Good at analyzing their strengths and weaknesses
  • Enjoys analyzing theories and ideas
  • Excellent self-awareness
  • Clearly understands the basis for their own motivations and feelings

Potential Career Choices

  • Philosopher
  • Writer
  • Theorist
  • Scientist

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