Sex and Gender crossword

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A biological term that tells us if an individual is male or female
sex
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A psychological term that tells us if an individual is masculine, feminine or androgynous
gender
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A gender term associated with male traits/roles
masculinity
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A gender role associated with female traits/roles
femininity
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A type of gender where an individual shows high levels of both masculine and feminine traits
androgynous
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What chromosomes do males have?
XY
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What chromosomes do females have?
**
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What is the main female hormone?
Oestrogen
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What is the main male hormone?
Testosterone
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What is the Core Theory?
biological approach
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Which psychologist is disturbed?
Freud
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What is the Alternative Theory?
Psychodynamic approach
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Who are the researchers in the Core Study?
diamond and sigmundson
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After how long of pregnancy do the sex chromosomes 'switch on'
6 weeks
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A chemical produced by the body that affects cells and organs
hormones
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A process by which species adapt to their environment in order to survive and reproduce
evolution
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A conflict that occurs when boys unconsciously desire their mothers but fear their father finding out
Oedipus complex
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A conflict that occurs when girls unconsciously desire their father but worry about losing their mother's love
Electra oomplex
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What year did Diamond and Sigmundson carry out their research?
1997
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In applications of research, what is one of the equal opportunities?
education
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A psychological term that tells us if an individual is masculine, feminine or androgynous

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A gender term associated with male traits/roles

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A gender role associated with female traits/roles

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A type of gender where an individual shows high levels of both masculine and feminine traits

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