Yesterday on the esteemed Sarah Meets World blog, Sarah mentioned a really interesting tidbit she learned from a number cruncher at the online dating site OkCupid.
Apparently the data shows that if two people answer the following 3 questions the same way (doesn’t matter if they answer yes or no), they are 8 times more likely to be compatible. These magical questions are as follows:
This is fascinating for a few reasons. First, would you have predicted that those were the ultimate questions to determine compatibility? I sure wouldn’t have. Second, knowing this, why wouldn’t those be the first questions you ask anyone (in a dating situation)? If the results are that significant, why not get them out of the way right away?
For the record, here are my answers:
What are your answers?