Would you agree with my answers to the following questions?
1. "What is it like for you when you get depressed?" OPEN ENDED
2. "Have you had a physical exam in the last two years?" CLOSED
3. "Are you saying you don't give up easily?" CLOSED
4. "How does this job affect your moods?" CLARIFYING
5. Do you have many children?" closed
A closed ended question is one where you get an answer that is typically one word, or a few words or numerical in nature, and the person does not get the ability to elaborate and explain themselves. An open ended question is one where the person has the ...