Below you will find a list of measures.  Look at each measure and decide which ones best reflect the best operational definition of your constructs (i.e., variables).  Select one measure for your Independent Variable and your Dependent Variable. 


Parents’ Marriage

Relationshps with Parents

Attachment Orientation

Feelings, behaviors, and attitudes in romantic relationships

Individual Characteristics and Psychological Adjustment

Partner Characteristics

To assess partner characteristics, you can use any of the above measures and change the instructions to ask about the partner.