In the Darwinian world of high-school dating, freshman girls and senior boys have the highest chances of successfully partnering up. And they have found that for the most part, they're accurate. Now, however, social scientists have examined them exhaustively and empirically.
So are some other old prom-era chestnuts: Teen boys are primarily—obsessively?
In college, “dating” is less defined – just watching TV might count as a relationship starter.
But the dating habits of college students can be cracked and tracked. It’ll be a little easier for guys to snag dates with a larger pool of women to choose from. A number of students have begun choosing abstinence over condoms.
College dating follows a completely different set of rules than any other dating scene.
In high school, “dating” can mean anything from hanging out with a group of friends to hitting the movies one-on-one.
Relatively little such data exists for teenagers, who mostly work the old-fashioned meet-someone-in-homeroom way.