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about ranking users’ attractiveness from one to ten to match them up.

And only one friend wants the master bedroom, because it's on the 3rd floor.

If that’s the case, it doesn’t seem like beauty is in the eye of the beholder for online daters.

Because like the couples in the study that were equally attractive, they never know their matches before they start dating.

In a dating market of strangers, they agree more on who is most datable, so they compete and settle.

When people know each other, the situation is more win-win, because they develop their own preferences and disagree on who is most desirable.

At the start of the semester, they asked students in small classes to rate the desirability of their classmates.

(Desirability could incorporate non-physical attributes as well as good looks.) When the researchers looked at the ratings, they found that most students agreed on who was hot and who was not.

As the below chart shows, meeting strangers through a dating app or at a bar is replacing contexts like school, church, and work.