Companionate Love: Definition & Examples


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Which of the following best describes companionate love?

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1. Which of the following is NOT one of Sternberg's components of love?

2. You have a friend in a relationship where there is commitment without passion, intimacy or an affection for one another. What kind of love is this?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Though love has many different facets, the center of this quiz/worksheet will revolve around concepts such as the components of love, definition and examples of companionate love, and other types of love.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

To be even more specific, you will be tested on:

  • What companionate love means
  • Principles that factor into love
  • Love which lacks affection, passion, and intimacy
  • The type of love represented by the ideal relationship
  • Examples of companionate love

Skills Practiced

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding different classifications of love and interpret it correctly
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about human interaction in a different light
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about companionate and other love

Additional Learning

Gain more awareness of love with our corresponding lesson by the name of Companionate Love: Definition & Examples. This tutorial can be used to your advantage to learn more about:

  • Theories behind love
  • Styles of love
  • Examples of love
  • Beliefs of psychologist Robert Sternberg