The AQ measures an individual's aggressive responses and his or her ability to channel these responses in a safe, constructive manner. It comprises 34 items and provides a total score along with five scale scores:
Items describe various characteristics related to aggression and the respondent rates each item on a 5-point scale ranging from "Not at all like me to "Completely like me". The AQ also has a validity "type" scale called the Inconsistent Responding Index.
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Buss & Warren, 2000
10 minutes (untimed)
AQ Complete set (includes forms for 25 administrations)