Marriage Quizzes: Marriage Counseling Tips and Advice



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Marriage Quizzes

Please answer True or False

1. About 50% of all marriages eventually fail.

2. Cohabitation will help you to prepare for a good marriage.

3. The birth of the first child is the one of the most difficult times for couples.

4. It is a good idea to just avoid your partner to avoid conflicts.

5. Most of our disagreements are solvable.

6. We should continue to be in love with each other and keep our passion, not just being best friends.

7. After marriage, I can train my husband and change him.

8. Pre-marriage counseling cuts divorce rates by 30%.

9. Religious beliefs are not big factors of a successful marriage.

10. Second marriages have a much higher success rate.


Here are the answers of Marriage Quizzes.

1. About 50% of all marriages eventually fail.

True. Research has continued to show this statistic over years. One in two marriage eventually failed. This is a shocking number.

2. Cohabitation will help you to prepare for a good marriage.

False. Research indicates that cohabitation is in fact negative factors of marriage.

3. The birth of the first child is the one of the most difficult times for couples.

True. Research shows that the birth of the first child is the one of the most stressful times that negatively affects marriage.

4. It is a good idea to just avoid your partner to avoid conflicts.

False. In fact, avoiding does not solve any problems unless both partners agree to avoid conflicts, and are satisfied with the decision. Many couples who decided to get a divorce had experienced that they had stopped fighting.

5. Most of our disagreements are solvable.

False. Dr. Gottman said in his book, " The seven Principles for Making Marriage Work," that "Most marital arguments cannot be resolved."

6. We should continue to be in love with each other and keep our passion, not just being best friends.

False. Friendship is the basic foundation for happy marriages. Dr. Gottman said in his book, " The seven Principles for Making Marriage Work," "...happy marriages are based on a deep friendships. By this I mean a mutual respect for and enjoyment of each others' company."

7. After marriage, I can train my husband and change him.

False. You cannot change anybody. Only person you can change is yourself.

8. Pre-marriage counseling cuts divorce rates by 30%.

True. Research indicates that premarital counseling cuts divorce rate by 30%.

9. Religious beliefs are not big factors of a successful marriage.

False. Research indicates that religious beliefs are one of the factors of a successful marriage.

10. Second marriages have a much higher success rate.

False. Research indicates that second marriages have a much higher divorce rate. It is about 70%!

How was your Marriage Quizzes scores? Dr. Olson said in his text book, "Marriage & Families: Intimacy, Diversity, and Strengths," "There are a large variety of reasons why couples drift apart over the course of the marriage. A major issue is that we begin to take marriage for granted and focus on other priorities in our life." It is a very good idea to take your time and

reflect your marriage with your partner because your priority is your marriage.


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