True Love Quiz
By: DiscoveryHealth.com writers
About This Quiz
Is your love true? Take this love quiz and find out if are in love.
Your partner is returning after three days on a business trip and you:
Can't wait to see him/her because you missed your quality time together.
When you're truly in love, you are always excited to spend quality time with your partner.
Wish your partner could stay away a few more days. Absence makes the heart grow fonder.
Plan to have friends in for dinner. It's easier to get reacquainted with each other when others are around to help break the ice.
You just had a fight with your partner and you:
Concede, once again. You don't like to rock the boat.
Still disagree, but believe it's OK to have different opinions.
In a loving relationship, both parties must understand that it's OK to disagree.
Feel that it's time to break up.
You're at a party with people who are meeting your partner for the first time. You introduce him/her and:
Immediately begin talking about your job. Your friends are in the same field.
Ask to be introduced to the cute new guy/girl by the buffet. Who is that?
Tell everyone what the two of you did earlier that day and how much fun you have together.
True love makes you proud. You want all of your friends to know how much fun you have with your guy/girl.
It's a rainy day and you're lounging on the sofa, reading a book. When your partner walks in the room, you:
Jump to see if he/she needs anything. You want to make sure your partner is happy.
Pick up and move to another room. You cannot relax when she/he's hovering around you.
Invite him/her to join you. You love the quiet time you get to spend together.
Quiet time with your partner allows you to learn things about him/her. So move over and share the blanket.
People ask how you knew your partner was "the one" and you:
Don't really have an answer because you're not sure he/she is "the one."
Gush, saying: "I just knew. It feels right."
People often say that when you are with "the one" you just know. Sometimes its hard to describe the feeling.
Say it's because he/she is great with your new puppy.
You're afraid of dogs and your partner really wants a dog. You respond:
“I am afraid of dogs so you can’t have one!”
“You can get the dog but I can’t ever see the mutt!”
“Sure!" Then make plans to have therapy to get over your fear.
If you are willing to go someplace or do something that you absolutely hate, you are demonstrating authentic love.
Upon seeing your partner, you immediately feel:
Nervous. You shouldn’t have skipped a shave.
Flushed. Your palms are sweaty and your heart is racing
The giddiness of love is due to dopamine, norepinephrine and phyenylethylamine being released. This causes your palms to sweat and your heart to race.
Irritated. You didn’t want to be bothered tonight.
Your partner asks you if he/she should wear the red shirt. You hate the red shirt, so you respond:
"The red shirt is nice, but I think the blue one fits this occasion better."
A loving relationship requires honesty. But speak the truth in love.
“You look great in all of your shirts.”
How often do you communicate with your partner?
As little as possible during the day. We're both busy.
As often as we can. We love to talk to each other.
A loving couple talks with one another often, even during business hours. A friendship is essential to their bond. But you don't have to be joined at the hip.
We call each other when we get to the office, and send texts and emails throughout the day.
A cute guy/girl approaches you and asks if you're available. You respond:
“No, I am in a very happy relationship.”
You are not blinded by temptation when you are in love. You only want to be with him or her. So kindly decline the flattering approach and go tell your significant other how much you love him/her.
“No, but I can always accept new friends.”
While watching a political debate, you discover that you and your partner have opposing views on an issue. Which of the following describes the interaction?
You agree to disagree. Being in love doesn’t necessarily mean thinking the same.
A couple that is truly in love is can share opinions about important issues. They also understand that it’s OK if they disagree. So agree to disagree and move on!
You argue your points until someone is forced to agree to the other’s point of view.
You realize that you are truly not right for each other because you both can’t agree on an important issue.
You are bothered that your partner never places the cap on the toothpaste. What do you do?
Grit your teeth and ignore it. You've got some annoying habits too.
Yell and scream until he/she begins to put the cap on the toothpaste. Is this too much to ask?
From time to time, politely remind him/her to replace the cap on the toothpaste; you understand it may take time to break the habit.
Accepting and working with your partner's quirks is beneficial in a loving relationship.
After a major snow storm, you and your partner are forced to stay inside the house for the day. How do you stay entertained?
Not at all. You're bored being in the house together.
You play some board games and watch old movies.
Just spending time together talking is fun and you wish they were more days like this.
When the idea of doing absolutely nothing other than being together outweighs the fun of the theater and old board games, you are very much in love.
What does commitment mean in your relationship?
You are willing to do the work needed for a successful relationship.
True love occurs when you are consciously committed. Even when it is hard, you are committed to make the relationship work with your true love.
Till death us do part…unfortunately.
Your partner is committed to taking care of your needs.
As your partner sings at a karaoke bar, you:
immediately become embarrassed
convince everyone that this performance will be the best of the night
When you are truly in love, you are proud of your partner! So you won't hesitate letting everyone know how great he/she is!
Your partner appears to have contracted the flu. You:
stay away; you don’t want to catch the flu too
call his/her mom; she would know what to do
roll up your sleeves and rub on the vapor
You should care about the health and well-being of your partner to a greater degree than your own. So, roll up those sleeves!
Your partner informs you that he/she has planned a special surprise for your birthday. You:
can’t wait; you planned a night out with your friends but they'll understand
When you are truly in love, you enjoy spending special occasions with your partner. You can spend time with your friends and family on another day!
tell him/her that the surprise has to be after dinner with your family because it’s a tradition.
Your partner has landed the perfect opportunity at work that requires a 3,000 mile (4,828 kilometer) separation for four months. You:
add international calling to your cell phone, download Skype and promise to talk every day
Your partner would appreciate the space and time to better him- or herself. With the new technologies today, 3,000 miles isn’t that far!
encourage your partner to kindly decline the offer; four months is too long
You have been invited to an amusement park with your friends. Your partner is afraid of roller coasters. In order to convince him/her, you say:
“I know that you are afraid of roller coasters but if you love me, you would try this.”
“Do you remember the time when I went skating with you? It’s your turn!”
“I would really like for you to come with me.”
Be aware of your tactics of persuasion. You don’t want to come off as controlling. State why you would like the two of you to go together and understand if your invitation is declined.
Your best friend wins a free trip for two and wants to take you. You and your partner have been planning a trip to the same place. Who do you go with?
no brainer -- your partner, of course
While in love, you often have to make sacrifices to spend time with your partner. Although a free trip is tempting, quality time with your significant other can reap bigger rewards.
your best friend; you can't pass up a free trip
Can't we all just get along? You, your boyfriend, your best friend and her man can make up a foursome.