Sex Differences in Parental Investment

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1. What did Anderson (1999) find?

  • Male cichild fish prefer largest females as they can produce more eggs
  • Men are more negatively affected by sexual infidelity as shown by physiological tests and self-reports
  • Men don't discriminate in the way they treat their own biological children and their partner's children from a previous relationship
  • Men who are unsure of their parental uncertainty will spend less time with these offspring?
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2. Which study found that men were more negatively affected by sexual infidelity and women were more affected by emotional infidelity as shown by physiological tests and self reports?

  • Anderson (1999)
  • Anderson (2007)
  • Buss et al.
  • Willerman

3. Which study found that men who are unsure of their parental uncertainty will spend less time with these children?

  • Anderson (2007)
  • Anderson (1999)
  • Bellis et al.

4. What did Werner and Lotem find?

  • Male Cichild fish will choose the largest female as they are more likely to produce the largest eggs
  • Male Orb-weaving spiders are more likely to choose larger females when competition is high
  • Men who don't have full parental uncertainty will spend less time with offpsring
  • Men don't discriminate in the way they treat their biological children and step children

5. Which study found that male orb-weaving spiders are more likely to choose large females during periods of high competition?

  • Buss et al.
  • Werner and Lotem
  • Bel-venner et al.
  • Bellis et al.

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