Design Your Dream House and We'll Tell You Your Emotional Age!

Khadija L.

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About This Quiz

The difference between emotional age and chronological age can be very confusing to some people as growing up, we've only been taught to celebrate our birthdays every year. We have also heard sayings like "I look older than I feel," "I feel like an old soul," which alludes to the theory of emotional age. 

Your chronological age is defined as "the number of years a person has lived" whereas someone's emotional age is defined as "an age that takes into account how old a person feels in different areas of their lives and their responses to certain situations."

Some people are often told the "they should act their age," meaning that they do and say things that are expected of someone in their age group. Psychologists, on the other hand, believe that the way in which people act are directly linked with experiences that they have had during their childhood, and either causes them to remain emotionally regressed or develop emotional maturity.

What is your emotional age?  Will it match your chronological age or will it say that you are young at heart or an old soul? If you would like to find out what it is,  then all you have to do is design your dream home in this quiz!

How big do you want the house to be?

Who will be living with you?

What kind of home are you thinking about buying?

What color would you paint your house?

How many bedrooms do you think will be enough?

How much money are you willing to spend on your dream home?

What state would you want the house to be in?

What would you want your home to be located near?

What was the inspiration for your design?

Which designer will you pay to help you make your dreams come true?

Where will you be ordering your furniture from?

Which of these potted plants will sit on your front porch?

Which of these welcome mats will you place outside?

Which of these wallpaper patterns would you use on your feature wall?

If you could have a self-portrait created by one of these artists to hang on your wall, who would paint it?

What color curtains will you put up in your living room?

How many people will be able to sit at your dining room table?

What will your kitchen counters be made from?

What kind of fruit will you be keeping on the countertops?

Which of these woods will your cabinets be made from?

What is your extra room going to be used as?

What is a must-have for your bedroom?

What brand mattress will you be sleeping on?

Which of these light fixtures will be in your master bedroom?

On a scale of one to ten, with ten being the highest, how necessary is a walk-in closet?

Which of these popular Bath and Body Works scents will fill your home?

Which of these structures will you build in your backyard?

Which of these water features will compliment it?

Will your home be suitable for children?

Which of these pets will be running around the house?

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