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22 Rorschach Inkblots and How You Are Supposed to See Them

Updated June 8, 2017 498.5k views22 items

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Ever taken a Rorshach test? This list of Rorshach inkblot photos includes explanation of how you are supposed to see them. These include 10 inkblots in the standard Rorschach test as well as other ambiguous designs. The Rorschach technique involves a psychological test in which a subject interprets an objectively meaningless abstract image. His answers are then used to evaluate his thoughts patterns, emotions, and other personality characteristics. The test is named for its creator, Swiss psychologist Hermann Rorschach, who published a book called Psychodiagnostik in 1921. 

So what do you see in these inkblots? A butterfly? A star? A rendering of your favorite One Direction band member? What you find out from this inkblot test my tell you something important about yourself! It's all in the ink!
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    Headless Woman in Elaborate Bat Costume

    Photo: Metaweb / CC-BY
  • 2

    Kleenex That Clown Used to Remove Makeup After Murder Spree

    Photo: flickr / CC0
  • 3

    Hermaphroditic Drummers at Carnival, with Pyrotechnics

    Photo: Metaweb / CC-BY
  • 4

    Godzilla Taking a Stomp Break to Assess Situation

    Photo: Wikimedia Commons / CC-BY