According to the authors,what is one reason why similarity leads to attraction? We view agreement with another person as
According to the authors,one reason why similarity is so important to attraction is that we
A)find disagreement unfamiliar and therefore aversive.
B)believe that people who are similar to us will like us.
C)avoid conflict at any cost.
D)find cooperation reinforcing.
E)find any disagreement to be threatening.
There are several reasons why similarity is so important to attraction.Which of the following is NOT one of these reasons?
A)Similarity means that our anxiety diminishes in the presence of similar others.
B)Similarity means that our beliefs are valued.
C)Similarity means that we feel that people will understand us.
D)Similarity means that our characteristics are valued.
E)Similarity means that we feel that people will like us because we are similar to them.
The results of research on couple relationships in Kitchener-Waterloo (Murray and colleagues,2002)show that couples _______ the degree of similarity with their partner and this was _______ relationship satisfaction.
A)actually perceived; related to
B)accurately perceived; unrelated to
C)overestimated; unrelated to
D)overestimated; predictive of
E)underestimated; damaging to