Abraham Lincoln's Personality Traits


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Why was Abraham Lincoln unhappy and troubled for much of his life?

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1. Which of the following best describes Abraham Lincoln's attitude towards other people who were grieving?

2. Which of the following personality traits helped Lincoln deal with all the hardship in his life?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Abraham Lincoln is one of the most prominent and significant figures in American history, not only for his effects on historical events but also for his notable personal qualities. You can test your understanding of Lincoln's character traits with the questions contained in this assessment. The questions will check your understanding of points such as Lincoln's personal beliefs and personality traits he exhibited.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz and worksheet will test you on:

  • Mental illness Lincoln likely had
  • Beliefs Lincoln held during his presidency
  • Lincoln's personal upheavals
  • Lincoln's personality
  • Traits that helped Lincoln win the presidency

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - test your recollection of some of Abraham Lincoln's most notable personality traits as they pertain to his life and presidency
  • Reading comprehension - make sure that you can understand how his personal characteristics influenced his political career
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge of Lincoln's life and personality to identify some key personal characteristics and life events of his that apply to his biography and political career

Additional Learning

For more facts about Abraham Lincoln's personal characteristics, go over the associated lesson called Abraham Lincoln's Personality Traits. This lesson covers the following topics:

  • Early life of Abraham Lincoln
  • Campaign slogan that focused on a personal characteristic
  • Lincoln's actions during the Civil War connected to a deep personal belief