If you study psychology, you might have learned about the 4 temperaments of personality. The four temperaments believe that people’s behavior and personality are caused by the type and amount of fluids in their bodies. These fluids are categorized into 4 temperaments personality: Choleric, sanguine, phlegmatic, and melancholic. The four temperaments personality test is obviously outdated now, but if you’re interested in learning more about the history of personality ideas, then this video is definitely for you!
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