Love & Attraction

Love & Attraction

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1.

The tendency for people to choose as partners persons who possess attributes similar to their own is known as the ________ hypothesis.

matching
complementarity
need compatibility
equity
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2.

According to a classical conditioning model of attraction, if you saw a funny film with someone, you would:

respond to the person as you normally would
like the film more
like the person more
think that the person was funny
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3.

Is the theory that "playing hard-to-get" makes you more attractive based on any scientific truth?

Yes
No
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4.

People are more likely to become friends with others who have:

similar attitudes
opposing attitudes
unusual attitudes
open attitudes
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5.

Which of the following is NOT an explanation for attraction based on physical beauty?

The belief that beautiful people possess greater social skills.
The desire to gain social benefits by being associated with physical attractiveness.
The desire to increase your own beauty based on association with the physically attractive other.
The "what-is-beautiful-is-good" stereotype.
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6.

According to Sternberg what are the three fundamental components of love?

Commitment, intimacy, acceptance
Intimacy, passion, commitment
Intimacy, acceptance, passion
Friendship, honor, commitment
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7.

According to research which gender has the more romantic view of male-female relations?

Males
Females
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8.

The Misattribution of Arousal effect can be described as:

When one is in a state of physiological arousal (e.g. from exercising or being in a frightening situation) and attributing these feelings to love or attraction to the person.
When one feels aroused by another they have never met face to face nor have spoken to.
When one is in a state of arousal (based on their attraction to another) but attributes the response to a physiological arousal (e.g. from exercising or being in a frightening situation).
A physical arousal response at a socially inappropriate time.
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9.

According to Lee there are three primary love styles and a number of secondary styles composed of the primary styles. Which of the following is NOT a primary style?

Eros
Ludus
Mania
Storge
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10.

Does proximity pay a role in attraction?

Yes
No
I don't know
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