What does research suggest about the phrase absence makes the heart grow fonder? b. False: long distance relationships are more costly but less rewarding 3. Familiarity breeds contempt is challenged by which concept? a. Mere exposure 4. If you are physically attracted to someone, you are likely to attribute to him/her all of the following qualities EXCEPT which one? c. Honesty 5. Which statement is valid regarding cross-cultural attitudes toward beauty? a. People all over the world show agreement on facial characteristics they
consider attractive b. Infants agree with adults on who is attractive c. People who are considered attractive are likely to be more popular 6. Sex ratios influence a. Fashion 7. Prosperity influences judgments of beauty as related to c. weight 8. Research suggests that that physically attractive people are ________ complimentary, flattering evaluations b. Less likely to believe 9. Ones concern about the appearance of potential dating partners is most influenced by which of the following attributes? d. Self-monitoring 10. Comparing ourselves and other to exceptionally attractive people leads us to a. Underestimate our own and others attractiveness 11. The physical attractiveness matching process in relationships b. Seems to operate as a screening mechanism whereby people end up with others who will have them in return 12. One experiment demonstrated that men are more likely to seek proximity to someone they find attractive if they c. Perceive little risk of rejection 13. Liking those who like us is known as b. Reciprocity 14. Shanteau and Nagy proposed that desirability is the product of b. Attractiveness x Probability of Acceptance 15. Which of the following approaches best explains the tendency for people to like the friend of a friend and the enemy of an enemy? a. Balance theory 16. Which curve best describes the relationship between attitude similarity and attraction? b. A straight upward-sloping line suggesting that as similarity increases, attraction increases 17. What kind of similarity is important to liking? a. Attitude similarity
b. Demographic similarity c. Personality similarity 18. What is the best opening line for a woman talking to a man?
- Fall '06
- partner, Interpersonal relationship, Interpersonal attraction