For people who weren’t adopted, an adopted person’s desire to search for birth family members can seem puzzling. When embarking on a search for birth parents, they often encounter sentiments like this:
“But you already have a family!”
“Aren’t your own parents good enough?”
Most adoptees will tell you that they’re not looking for a new family or replacements for their parents – they’re just looking for answers. A new quiz in the Adoption.com community will test your understanding of reasons people search for their biological family members.