Are You High or Low Maintenance?

Zoe Samuel

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About This Quiz

There are those of us who are downright picky, and there are those of us that couldn't be fussy if we tried! Would being brought the wrong meal in a restaurant send you straight over the edge, or would you politely send it back? Being high maintenance or low maintenance are both great ways to be, but everyone has a different level of standards they need to have fulfilled. 

While your friends might not find you high maintenance, your partner may find you so finicky and demanding that the thought of you being low maintenance would make them laugh! The only way to know for sure where you fall on the scale of neediness is to respond honestly to the questions you are presented. Your personality, the way you react in certain situations, and the way you live your life will go a long way in telling us if you are on the high side or the low side of the maintenance scale!  

Pour yourself a nice glass of wine, and relax into the quiz. Once we know all your little quirks and preferences, we will be able to tell you how others see you. Are you high maintenance or low maintenance? There's only one way to find out!


How often do you work out?

How clean is your house?

Have you ever called out a close friend?

Would you ever litter?

What's your ideal holiday?

Who's the roommate from hell?

How often do you do laundry?

What pet do you have?

How long do you spend grooming yourself?

Do you clean the kitchen every time you cook?

You've laddered your stocking. What do you do?

What does your to-do list look like?

Ever forgotten to use a condom?

Have you ever left the bedroom without making the bed?

Ever gone to sleep wearing makeup?

Speed limits. What are they for?

How far in advance do you plan a night out?

How many time management apps do you know well?

Spreadsheets: heaven or hell?

Have you ever walked out of a show because it was offensive?

Have you ever written to a newspaper?

Have you ever gotten into a slapfight on Twitter?

Do you want to run your own company?

What was your grade point average?

Have you ever learned a new skill to intermediate level, just because?

How often do you read a book cover to cover, other than for work?

Do you ever bear a grudge?

Everyone has a Thing they like to be just so. Some have many Things. How many do you have?

If you've ever been dumped by a partner, what was their real reason?

And what was the reason they told you?

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