Rorschach inkblot test
Psychological test in which subjects' perceptions of inkblots are recorded and analyzed using psychological interpretation and/or complex algorithms
The Rorschach inkblot test is a method of psychological evaluation. Psychologists use this test to try to examine the personality characteristics and emotional functioning of their patients.
- This conference was worse than a Rorschach test: There's a meaningless inkblot, and the others ask you what you think you see, but when you tell them, they start arguing with you!
- Richard Feynman in Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!, in the chapter Is Electricity Fire?