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Appropriate age range for dating

He was amazing and so much more sophisticated than boys in my university group. Most often in married couples a man is older than a woman.

While it’s not perfect (it’s still hard for me to imagine my dad dating someone who is 77) I do think the limits look better with the artificial caps applied.

With that in mind, I decided to try my hand at an equation by adding a hard cap to to both the upper and lower limit.

Things still aren’t perfect but the ranges seem more reasonable.

There are two things that predict a preferred partner’s age: (a) your age and (b) your biological sex (male vs. From an evolutionary perspective, it makes sense for women to prefer mates with resources and to like partners who are more established, both of which are more likely in older partners. It turns out that, on average, women tend to be married to men a few years older than themselves (2-5 years).