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    Psychologists conducted a study to investigate if there is a correlation between personality and length of mobile phone text messages. Twenty students aged 16-19 from one AS Psychology class attending a college in London were used. Personality was assessed by asking the participants to rate themselves using a scale of 1 (very introvert – shy) to 10 (very extrovert – outgoing). The average number of words used in a text message over a period of one week was obtained from their phones.
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