Why boys better than girls at physics. THIS IS SCIENCE DAMMIT!!!!

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Why boys better than girls at physics. THIS IS SCIENCE DAMMIT!!!!

Postby Abdul Alhazred » Mon Sep 18, 2017 4:25 pm

Taking the pee out of physics: how boys are getting a leg-up
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Well, for starters, our recent analysis of the kinds of physics questions females generally do worse at than males. Add to that strong evidence for the widespread nature of certain kinds of pee-based game-playing among young (and not-so-young) boys. Finally, throw in our observations on curriculum sequencing and the ways in which formal, mathematically codified physics is often introduced to children and young people.

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Re: Why boys better than girls at physics. THIS IS SCIENCE DAMMIT!!!!

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Re: Why boys better than girls at physics. THIS IS SCIENCE DAMMIT!!!!

Postby Aztexan » Mon Sep 18, 2017 6:06 pm

I thought it was because they are constantly being told something the size of a roll of lipstick is 8 inches
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Re: Why boys better than girls at physics. THIS IS SCIENCE DAMMIT!!!!

Postby Abdul Alhazred » Mon Sep 18, 2017 6:14 pm

Aztexan wrote:I thought it was because they are constantly being told something the size of a roll of lipstick is 8 inches


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That's why boys are better at math. :pr:
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Re: Why boys better than girls at physics. THIS IS SCIENCE DAMMIT!!!!

Postby Nikki Nyx » Mon Sep 25, 2017 4:13 pm

Abdul Alhazred wrote:
Aztexan wrote:I thought it was because they are constantly being told something the size of a roll of lipstick is 8 inches
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That's why boys are better at math. :pr:
Imaginary numbers? :mrgreen:
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Re: Why boys better than girls at physics. THIS IS SCIENCE DAMMIT!!!!

Postby xouper » Mon Sep 25, 2017 11:21 pm

Nikki Nyx wrote:
Abdul Alhazred wrote:
Aztexan wrote:I thought it was because they are constantly being told something the size of a roll of lipstick is 8 inches
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That's why boys are better at math. :pr:
Imaginary numbers? :mrgreen:


That, and the fact that 3 + 3 = 8 for sufficiently large values of three.

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Re: Why boys better than girls at physics. THIS IS SCIENCE DAMMIT!!!!

Postby TJrandom » Tue Sep 26, 2017 9:14 am

A single 3 plus a mirror, held at the right angle - will give you an 8....

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Re: Why boys better than girls at physics. THIS IS SCIENCE DAMMIT!!!!

Postby Nikki Nyx » Tue Sep 26, 2017 7:40 pm

xouper wrote:
Nikki Nyx wrote:
Abdul Alhazred wrote:
Aztexan wrote:I thought it was because they are constantly being told something the size of a roll of lipstick is 8 inches
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That's why boys are better at math. :pr:
Imaginary numbers? :mrgreen:


That, and the fact that 3 + 3 = 8 for sufficiently large values of three.
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