Sex and Gender

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A gender term for both masculine and feminine characteristics.
Androgyny
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a psychological term that decides whether someone is masculine or feminine.
Gender
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A term to determine whether someone is male or female.
Sex
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A chemical produced by the body that can change behaviour.
Hormone
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These are found in the nucleus of cells.
Chromosomes
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Male reproductive organ.
Testes
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Being able to get access to a memory and retrieve it.
Accessibility
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Being able to find a memory / whether it is there.
Availability
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The process of data entering the memory system.
Input
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Putting a memory into a format that the memory system understands.
Encoding
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The process in which information is filed away.
Storage
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Getting a memory from your STM or LTM.
Retrieval
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The process of data leaving the memory system into the environment.
Output
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A specific event that is remembered.
Memory
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Not being able to retrieve a piece of information.
Forgetting
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When a memory slowly deteriorates and fades away.
Decay
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Remembering the first few items in a list.
Primacy effect
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Remembering the last few items in a list.
Recency effect
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The amount something can hold.
Capacity
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How long something is.
Duration
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a psychological term that decides whether someone is masculine or feminine.

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A term to determine whether someone is male or female.

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A chemical produced by the body that can change behaviour.

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These are found in the nucleus of cells.

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