Relationship Psychology - Qp3

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Relationship Psychology - Qp3


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    We tend to form intimate relationships with people whom we regard as similar in physical attractiveness to ourselves.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    ______ is a phenomenon were very attractive people tend to get together, as do moderately attractive people and unattractive people.
    • A. 

      Mismatching hypothesis

    • B. 

      Matching hypothesis

    • C. 

      Mating hypothesis

    • D. 

      Mismating hypothesis

  • 3. 
    Factors that influence attraction includes:  (Select three)
    • A. 

      Proximity

    • B. 

      Familiarity principle

    • C. 

      Psychological appearance

    • D. 

      Matching rule

  • 4. 
    We tend to find people who are similar to ourselves in looks less attractive.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The Matching Hypothesis relies on the belief that consciously we all have an inherent quantitative measure of our own level of attractiveness and when selecting a partner we, again consciously, look for an equal match.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Interpersonal attraction could be described as an evaluation, a positive assessment of another person.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    People are not normally attracted to people who are much less attractive than they are; the costs might be low but so too would the rewards.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Certain attributes such as a symmetrical face and male muscularity and female’s curvy figure unconsciously tell us something about the person’s state of health and more importantly their likely fertility.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    In developing countries men tend to prefer women with lighter builds.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Physical attractiveness is the only way we can attract a partner.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False