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Adoption Studies and Personality Trait Similarities

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Adopted children are more likely to show similar personality traits with their biological parents than their adoptive parents. What does this finding seem to suggest?

A

Personality traits are more influenced by genes than by environmental factors.

B

Personality traits are more influenced by parenting styles rather than genetics.

C

Personality traits are more influenced by nurture rather than nature.

D

Personality traits are more influenced by the adoptive relatives rather than the biological ones.

E

Personality traits are more influenced by environmental factors rather than genetics.