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Students’ competitive orientation and Big Five personality traits as predictors of cognitive test anxiety

Students’ competitive orientation and Big Five personality traits as predictors of cognitive test anxiety

Versavia Curelaru, Georgeta Diac
Competitive orientation is a psychological construct reflecting peoples’ tendency to see others as interdependent rivals and to maximize their own outcomes over others, in opposition to cooperative orientation that implies seeing others as interdependent partners in achieving common outcomes.