fully agree

agree

neutral

disagree

fully disagree

 

code 5

 needs rescoring

 

I am a good loser when I am playing a training match.

5

 

In a difficult game against a very strong player, I often feel discouraged.

5

 

When I have plenty of time in a good position, my concentration decreases.

5

 

I like choosing risky continuations, even against strong players.

1

 

When I feel discouraged during a game, I try not to let my mood influence my play.

1

 

When I notice that I am worried about my game, I stimulate myself to concentrate better.

1

 

When I have a lost position in a game, I find it difficult to resign.

1

 

In a difficult position I try to suppress thoughts about losing the game.

1

 

I can concentrate very well during time trouble.

1

 

In a difficult ending I tend to offer draw.

5

 

In a lost position I have difficulty concentrating.

5

 

At decisive moments in the game I hardly improve my play due to the tension I feel.

5

 

In a hopeless position against a strong opponent, I find it difficult to continue playing.

5

 

During a game against a stronger opponent, it is hard for me to find good continuations.

5

 

In apparently hopeless situations I often find great moves.

1

 

Even when I am losing, I still try to look for a win.

1

 

When I am stressed during a game I still manage to analyze calmly.

1

 

When I am very calm while playing a game I do not get any remarkable results.

5

 

I do not like to make my opponent lose in a humiliating way.

5

 

During a game I usually am so nervous that I can not make any clear analyses.

5

 

When I am very tense at a decisive moments in the game I can assess the position very well.

1

 

When I think I have winning chances, I do not avoid time trouble

1

 

When I make a mistake during a game I try to calm down as to prevent my game from being influenced by it.

1

 

Due to the tension of critical moments, my achievements barely improve.

5

 

Overpowering my opponent makes me feel good.

1

 

During a game I try to keep thinking about the importance of the result to a minimum.

1

 

When I am stressed, the quality of my play hardly improves.

5

 

Chess is only about elegant moments in the game.

5

 

During difficult games I worry so much about my opponentŐs plans, that I barely consider my own possibilties.

5

 

The tension of a difficult match inspires me to play very well.

1