What Type of Person Should You Date?

Kathryn Davis

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About This Quiz

Television, movies, and Meghan Markle have left many of us with unrealistic expectations for love and dating. We mean, a blind date that just-so-happens to be with the world's most-eligible prince? Some people have all the luck.

It's only natural for most of us to proceed through a process of trial-and-error as we traverse the path to true love. But for some of us, that path can turn out to be bumpier and more winding than we'd anticipated, and it often tends to be paved with lots of the same sorts of people.

A likely key to a totally unsuccessful love life is simple: madness.

That is to say that the key to a totally unsuccessful love life is the practice of dating the same sort of person over and over again... and expecting different results!

If your love life has been dragging by in a swell of tears and rebounds, it may be time for you to step back and reconsider the type of people you're dating. Have you realized that your last three relationships ended over your partner's selfishness? Noticed that all four of the times you've been cheated on have been by people with tattoo sleeves and partially-shaved heads?

Let's revaluate. 

Jump into this quiz for a fresh perspective on your love life and a better direction as to the type of person you really ought to be with.

What’s your ideal first date?

What would you say is your best quality?

Which trait is most important to you in a partner?

It’s time to meet your partner’s family for the first time. How are you feeling?

Which physical aspect is most attractive to you in a partner?

How do you want to spend your first anniversary with your partner?

How do you feel about marriage?

Your partner brings home a small surprise at the end of the day; you love it. What’s the surprise?

Your partner asks what you feel like doing this weekend. What’s your answer?

How long do you tend to date someone before moving in?

Among these choices, what’s the best love story?

What’s your ideal date-night dinner?

How do you celebrate your partner’s birthday?

Your partner suggests you take some time to buy new clothes and change up your style. How do you react?

You’ve planned a date night with your partner, but a friend calls asking you for help. What do you do?

What’s your ideal wedding like?

You and your partner get in a fight. How does it resolve?

Your partner bails on your plans. How do you react?

How do you meet most of your partners?

You go on a first date. It’s terrible. How do you react?

What’s your longest previous relationship?

What do you think of children?

Where’s your ideal honeymoon destination?

What’s your dream home like?

How would you describe most of your past relationships?

What was the reason for your most recent breakup?

Which celebrity would you prefer to marry?

What’s your policy on finding “the one”?

What’s the relationship status of most of your friends?

How eager are you to be in a new relationship?

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