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Psychology in Your Life Study Set 3

Psychology

Quiz 10 :

Sex, gender, and Sexuality

Quiz 10 :

Sex, gender, and Sexuality

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Dr.Gupta notices that his patient Benjamin's testosterone level is 20 times higher than it was during Benjamin's last checkup one year ago.Based on this,Dr.Gupta concludes That Benjamin most likely has
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During puberty,typically developing males will experience ________ and females will experience ________.
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Biological sex is primarily determined by
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The male sperm determines the sex of the resulting zygote.This is because
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When boys are in puberty,they typically do not know that they have begun to produce sperm until they experience
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Because of the presence of normal levels of ________,preschool-aged boys tend to show more masculine patterns of play.
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The biological sex of an infant with two sex chromosomes is determined by the
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Typically developing males have ________ and during puberty they experience ________.
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The 23rd chromosome pair determines biological sex.In females,the chromosomes are ________,while in males,the chromosomes are ________.
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Mark was on a business trip when his wife went into labor with their first child.He returned to his hotel room from an all-day conference to discover the following message: "Your wife Just gave birth to an infant without an SRY gene." Should Mark be concerned by this news?
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There is a specific gene that has been identified that determines the genetic sex of the zygote. Which of the following is that gene,and where is it found?
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Typically developing females have ________ and during puberty they experience ________.
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When a person experiences conflicting or ambiguous aspects of biological sex,this condition is called
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Although not directly related to reproduction,________ do make adolescent bodies look more like adult males or females.
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Dale is a 12-year-old boy who wakes up to find that his sheets are wet.His parents explain that he most likely ejaculated during a wet dream and that this is a normal Part of puberty for a boy.Based on this,Dale is most likely experiencing
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Both males and females have sex glands referred to as gonads.In males,the gonads are ________ and in females,they are ________.
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The development of pubic hair in males and females is considered a secondary sex characteristic because
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Approximately 1 in 500 to 1 in 1,000 births result in children with three sex chromosomes (XXY),an abnormality called
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During puberty,a girl's ovaries begin releasing greater amounts of the sex hormone called ________.By contrast,during puberty a boy's testes being releasing greater amounts of the Sex hormone called ________.
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Yi Ling experiences her first menstrual period two months after her twelfth birthday. This event is called ________ and it represents development of a ________ sex characteristic.
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