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The Sex Drive Quiz
by Staff
Most men and women have an active libido, though the relative strength of that sex drive can vary significantly between people and over time. Grab a few minutes to take your sex drive knowledge for a test drive.

When does a man's testosterone production reach its peak?

  • late teens
  • late 20s
  • late 30s

Which of the following is known to inhibit a woman's sex drive?

  • depression
  • fatigue
  • stress
  • all of the above

Which of the following is NOT a common cause of diminished sex drive.

  • relationship trouble
  • hard work
  • financial worries

Generally speaking, which of the following will NOT improve your sex drive?

  • moderate alcohol consumption
  • yo-yo dieting
  • cardiovascular exercise

To improve intimacy in the bedroom, partners should consider which of the following options first?

  • wine and roses
  • candlelight
  • talking
  • sex toys

Prescription medications are often lifesavers. However, some can put the lid on your love life. Which of the following are known to impede sex drive?

  • antidepressants
  • blood pressure medications
  • chemotherapy drugs
  • all of the above

If you suspect that your sex drive is suffering because you're depressed, what course of action should you avoid?

  • Enjoy a good, stiff drink.
  • Focus on what makes you happy.
  • Consult your physician.

How does menopause affect a woman's sex drive?

  • It's a hindrance.
  • It's a helper.
  • It depends.

How often should couples be having sex?

  • twice a week
  • at least once a month
  • at least twice a year
  • none of the above

Which method of childbirth will result in a faster sex-drive recovery for the woman?

  • Caesarean section
  • natural childbirth
  • It depends.

Body image can sometimes leave men and women feeling less attractive in bed. Which of the following options should their partners avoid?

  • mildly suggesting a diet
  • focusing on attributes
  • being playful
  • being compassionate

Men or women with a higher sex drive than their partners have a right to demand having sex more often.

  • True
  • False

Men who suffer from erectile dysfunction always have low sex drives.

  • True
  • False

Men with erectile dysfunction should follow which of the following options?

  • exercise more often
  • consider ED medications
  • discuss the condition with their partners
  • all of the above

Stress is one of the major enemies of a person's libido. Which of the following is NOT a terrific solution, in terms of improving your sex drive?

  • Work harder and enjoy more success.
  • Exercise and enjoy the endorphin rush.
  • Try deep-breathing techniques and enjoy balance in your life.

Given our hectic lives, it can be next to impossible to find time for sex. What's the best option?

  • lower your expectations
  • schedule sex
  • masturbate
  • take up a new hobby

Parenthood is a challenge, even without trying to find opportunities to reconnect with your partner. Which of the following is not a reason for low sex drive among new parents?

  • changing diapers
  • hormone changes due to breast-feeding
  • sleep deprivation
  • scheduling conflicts

Sometimes a stalled libido is the symptom of a very mundane occurrence. Which of the following can be responsible for a lagging sex drive?

  • boredom
  • indigestion
  • headaches
  • all of the above

Feeling like you have an unrequited sex drive can be a frustrating experience. Who should you talk to first to set things right?

  • a confidante
  • a physician or therapist
  • your partner
  • your psychic

Which of the following can affect your sex drive?

  • cancer
  • diabetes
  • hypertension
  • all of the above