Pop-Culture | Posted by Shanminio D on 07/15/2010

Sparknotes Gender Test and Gender Stereotypes

sparknotes: more than just helping you cheat!

sparknotes: more than just helping you cheat!

Ok, the gender test on the Sparknotes website really pisses me off.

Their claim: “Guys and girls are different in ways only we realize. In fact, without asking about your clohtes, grooming, or chest, our Gender Test will predict, with 100% accuracy, whether you’re a guy or a girl. This test’s patented Geni-Tell technology has gotten smarter with every taker. Finally, witness the true power of the Internet.”

I took the test and, apparently, I am a man:

“Well, deep down, your gender affects everything about you, from your favorite number to your views on Canada. Many men who took the test think and act just like you, as you can see from the graph above. Statistically speaking, you are a man—whether you …

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