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1. At times, McDonald's Happy Meals came with different toys for girls and boys. In the 90s, when the girls' toy was a Barbie toy, the boys' toy was usually what, by the same company?
2. Many countries around the world have scouting programs based on Lord Baden-Powell's original Boy Scouts program. In some of these countries, boys who are too young to join the Scout section can become Cub Scouts. Which of these is a program for girls under the minimum age requirement for being a Scout/Guide?
3. Which of these, on average, costs a lot more for young men than for young women in the US and Canada?
4. Are female brains smaller than male brains?
5. In psychology, what is the female equivalent of boys' Oedipus complex?
6. Sometimes, men and women are so different, it's like they come from entirely separate planets! According to the title of a popular non-fiction book, while males originate from Mars, where do women come from?
7. Traditionally at track-and-field competitions, the ten-event decathlon has been reserved for men only. For many of these competitions, including the Summer Olympics, in how many events do women normally compete--in what is considered the women's equivalent to the decathlon?
8. Though this notion has been steadily declining over the past decades, many people still feel that it's proper for girls to wait for boys to show interest and ask them out. However, there are times when it's been traditionally more 'proper' for girls to ask boys out. One such time is a customary event named after whom?
9. In the animal kingdom, phalaropes exhibit a reversed sexual dimorphism - the females pursue mates, and the males care for the young. What's a phalarope?
10. When it comes to dating and sexual relationships, older men who land young, hot women are often praised and revered. However, society seems less comfortable with older women/younger men relationships. By what somewhat derogatory term are older women who 'prey' on young men known as?
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