A Person's Way of Eating Eggs 'Can Predict Personality Type'
maths and a process known as data mining, scientists have uncovered
a statistical relationship between a person's character, lifestyle
and social class and whether they like their eggs boiled, fried,
scrambled or as an omelette.
In the new
study, the research team found that poached egg eaters are outgoing,
listen to upbeat music and are happier, boiled egg consumers are
disorganised, fried egg fans have a high sex drive, scrambled egg
aficionados are guarded and omelette eaters are self-disciplined.
The Daily Telegraph were shown to be most likely to prefer
poached eggs. The results were released to mark British Egg week,
which starts on Monday.
questioned 1,010 adults across Britain who answered queries about
key aspects of their personality, as well as details about their
lifestyles, family, and the way they prefer to eat their eggs.
The study was
commissioned by the British Egg Industry Council and carried out
by Mindlab International.
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