SUM&RESP do smart girls finish last in love

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Ashlee Chang Jennifer Gianunzio English 100 12/10/10 Summary/Response "Do Smart Girls Finish Last in Love" Laura Vanderkam Vanderkam opens her argument with her personal experience at a party back when she was young. A couple guys come up to Vanderkam and her friend, interested in what school they've graduated from. She attempts changing the subject, as she doesn't want to drop the "P- bomb," but the persistent guys kept asking, and the girls ended up revealing they graduated from Princeton. Vanderkam notes that back then, guys were interested in dumbed-down girls. However, recently statistics show that men are attracted to women of the same educational standards as themselves. High-achieving women used to marry at a different rate than others, however, this has changed. Statistics show that nowadays, a women with a graduate degree has a 75% chance of getting married, while a women with less education has about a 66% chance. Women of higher degrees marry around 30, while others 25. There is a potential problem in this
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This note was uploaded on 06/08/2011 for the course ENGL 101 taught by Professor Giawanz during the Spring '11 term at CSU Long Beach.

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