The Big Five factors and their constituent traits can be summarized as follows: Openness - appreciation for art, emotion, adventure, unusual ideas, curiosity, and variety of experience. Conscientiousness - a tendency to show self-discipline, act dutifully, and aim for achievement; planned rather than spontaneous behavior. Extraversion - energy, positive emotions, surgency, and the tendency to seek stimulation and the company of others. Agreeableness - a tendency to be compassionate and cooperative rather than suspicious and antagonistic towards others. Neuroticism - a tendency to experience unpleasant emotions easily, such as anger, anxiety, depression, or vulnerability; sometimes called emotional instability. Select in the poll the one that best describes your personality and discuss if you wish. Assign the traits to your fellow posters as you view them.