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This Quiz Will Tell If You've Ever Stereotyped Someone By Their Sex

Gender Roles are Real

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  1. 1. Let's start off easy: Have you ever associated pink with a girl and blue with a boy?

    C'mon, be honest.
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    C'mon, be honest.

    Yes I surely have
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    Yes I surely have
    Not once in my whole life
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    Not once in my whole life
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  2. 2. Another simple one: Have you ever thought that there are certain toys that are only for boys and others that are only for girls?

    Don't be ashamed, it's a real thing.
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    Don't be ashamed, it's a real thing.

    Yes, at least once
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    Yes, at least once
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    Literally never
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    Literally never
  3. 3. This one's a little harder: Have you ever thought that it was ok for a boy to do something that wasn't ok because "boys will be boys"?

    Again be honest.
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    Again be honest.

    Yeah I have. It's what I was taught!
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    Yeah I have. It's what I was taught!
  4. 4. Ok let's get into it now: Have you ever trivialized someone's period (yours included)?

    The Crimson Tide isn't just a college mascot.
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    The Crimson Tide isn't just a college mascot.

    No way! That crap is stressful enough already!
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    No way! That crap is stressful enough already!
  5. 5. This one's pretty common: Have you ever judged a woman's makeup?

    Because the no makeup makeup look takes a lot of work.
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    Because the no makeup makeup look takes a lot of work.

    Nah. It's her face and her choice.
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    Nah. It's her face and her choice.
  6. 6. Almost done: Have you ever assumed that all women want kids/to be a mother?

    Either way that is one cute baby.
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    Either way that is one cute baby.

    Yeah. Maternal instinct is a thing right?
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    Yeah. Maternal instinct is a thing right?
    No. To each their own.
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    No. To each their own.
  7. 7. Lastly, have you ever made any kind of judgement towards someone based on their sex and/or appearance?

    "She seems like the type of girl..."/"He seems like the type of boy..."
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    "She seems like the type of girl..."/"He seems like the type of boy..."

    Yes, sometimes I put people in boxes based on their sex and appearance.
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    Yes, sometimes I put people in boxes based on their sex and appearance.
    Nope. We're all just skin and bones.
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    Nope. We're all just skin and bones.

This Quiz Will Tell If You've Ever Stereotyped Someone By Their Sex

You got: Yes, you have stereotyped someone based on their sex!

But hey, everyone has, whether it's conscious or not. Sometimes it's associating pink with girls and blue with boys and other times it's enforcing homemaking values on women and career goals on men. At some point or another, we have all been the victim and the enforcer of gender roles. Now you know! That's the first step. The next step is to be conscious of everything that you do to box people in based on their sex and cut those habits out of your life. The world needs to change and it starts with you and all the generations that come after. Thanks for playing and stay woke!

Yes, you have stereotyped someone based on their sex!
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