In childhood, boys and girls choose to entertain themselves in various ways, such as with dolls, cars, motorcycles, construction, cooking, etc. While another option can also be with books, drawings, television… etc. Therefore, we find 2 different ways of training, which we can see different behaviors in both depending on the type of hobby they have had.
Now, the most frequent statement is that boys are less intelligent than girls due to the type of hobby they have had in their childhood. Implying, for example, that girls read more than boys because they play more with dolls.
Articles have been found where they state that women develop the trait of emotional intelligence more than men because they consider themselves more sentimental. In addition to a verification that shows that they are also more sympathetic, empathetic, social…etc. All this extracted through types of surveys related to the topic to be discussed.
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