Quiz: Quiz: How does color affect you?
Quiz: How does color affect you?
By: Staff
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About This Quiz

When it comes to painting your home, there's more to picking a color than meets the eye. Your choices are often based on deep-seated psychological reactions. Take this quiz to see how much you know about the effects of color on your mind!

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What color is typically the most soothing?
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What color might be best suited for a room that gets a lot of natural light?
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What's the best color or paint scheme to use to make a room look larger?
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What's a good shade of gray to use in a traditional home with conservative furnishings?
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What shade do color specialists advise you make your computer desktop if you want to be productive?
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What's a good color to wear to the gym?
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What color should a woman wear on a date?
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What color should a man wear on a date?
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What color is the visiting-team locker room at the University of Iowa's Kinnick Stadium?
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What's a good color to paint your office?
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What's another good office color?
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Which color is most associated with aggressiveness?
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In some countries, white is associated with purity and innocence. What does it symbolize in some African and Asian countries?
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Chromotherapy is the ancient practice of using colors to heal. Which part of the body was orange thought to help?
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In a study involving different-colored placebo pills, which color pills did participants claim worked better?
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What color streetlights are thought to reduce crime in some areas?
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One study found that being shown this color before an exam caused poor performance.
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What color is the most fatiguing to the eye?
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What is NOT a good color to paint your baby's room?
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There is a color called "drunk-tank _____" that is used to calm prison inmates.
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What shade do color experts say you should NEVER wear to work?
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Some weight-loss programs recommend eating from this color plate.
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In the 2004 Summer Olympics, the wrestling competitors were randomly given red or blue uniforms. Which color's competitors won 55 percent of their matches?
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A study by color expert Joe Hallock found that this color was the favorite of both men and women.
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Which two colors showed up as the least favorite colors in the study?
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