Gender similarities and Differences

Aggression

Physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone

X-chromosome

The sex chromosome found in both men and women

Y-chromosome

The sex chromosome found only in males.

Testosterone

Most important of the male sex chromosome. Both males and females have it. It also causes puberty.

Role

A set of expectations about a social position, defining how those in the position ought to behave

Gender role

A set of expected behaviors for males and for females.

Gender identity

Ones sense of being male and female
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