What Is Emotional Intelligence? - Definition & Explanation


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Emotional intelligence is about which one of the following?

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1. A person with high emotional intelligence is likely to do which of the following?

2. Which of the following is correct, regarding whether or not emotional intelligence can be learned?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

After studying the lesson, use the corresponding quiz and worksheet to see what you learned. Some things you'll be assessed on include the purpose of emotional intelligence and whether or not emotional intelligence can be learned.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on:

  • Behavior of someone with high emotional intelligence
  • Linking emotional intelligence to other areas of life
  • The ability to learn emotional intelligence

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding emotional intelligence
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the definition and characteristics of emotional intelligence
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information on emotional intelligence and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

To learn more about this type of intelligence, review the accompanying lesson called What Is Emotional Intelligence? - Definition & Explanation. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Explain who a person with emotional intelligence functions
  • Identify the levels of emotional intelligence
  • Compare and contrast the different levels of emotional intelligence