Differences Between Men and Women

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Do you know how different men are from women? Men and women have a lot of differences that scientists have studied for years. Some of the most important differences are: physical appearance, psychological differences, and social differences.

Physical appearance is one of the most important differences between men and women. Both have different physical contours. Men build muscles more easily than women, and they have different body shapes. Men and women have unlike body structures. For example, men are taller than women, and both have different sizes. Men and women differ in their weights. Men have heavier muscles and thicker bones than women. Although not everybody thinks that these differences are very important, they are what make them unique.

Psychological differences are the most interesting differences between men and women. Both have strong character differences. For example, men are more impulsive and analytic than women. According to Renato M.E. Sabattini (2001), psychological illnesses are distinct between men and women. Women have more propensities to develop depression and addictions than men. According to William J. Rogers (2002), they have different brain composition that impacts their psychological development. For instance, women have more brain cells than men. Also, women's brains are more irrigated than men's brains. Psychological differences between them are the most interesting differences studied by scientists because of their importance in daily life.

Social differences are the most studied characteristics between men and women. Both have unlike social distinctions. Women have more interaction than men among members of a group. Also, women develop more friendships than men. Men and women have peer pressure differences. For example, Men are disposed to follow their friend's behavior, and more prejudice about what the group thinks about them than women. Men and women have adaptability differences. Women are more able to follow the...
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