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Female Chromosome
XX
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Male Chromosome
XY
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Male Hormone
testosterone
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Female Hormone
oestrogen
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What does the sex of a person mean?
Sex is a biological term that tells us whether someone is male or female, a person sex is decided when they are conceived, the sex of a person can also be found through characteristics they've had since birth
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What does the gender of someone mean?
Gender is a psychological term and is more to do with how a person thinks or behaves
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Three main categories of gender
-Feminine - Masculine - Androgynous
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Three Masculine traits
strong - fierce - athletic -
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Three Feminine traits
protective - bitchy - caring
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what is meant by androgynous?
being androgynous means having traits that are both feminine and masculine
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Male Chromosome

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Male Hormone

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Female Hormone

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What does the sex of a person mean?

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