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Unformatted text preview: classified as a girl color, at least since Ive been around and Ive never really understood exactly why. On Wikipedia, there is an article about the color pink that states, It has been suggested that females prefer pink because of an evolutionary preference for reddish things like ripe fruits and healthy faces. But as everybody knows, Wikipedia is not always right. It is an interesting point though. Throughout history, women in society have always been involved with preparing food or making their children healthy, so it makes sense that they would like the color pink. On the boys cards however, the colors that were most used were blue or green. Blue and pink are basically on the opposite side of the spectrum. Blue is a dark color, pink is a lighter color. People are naturally inclined to get a blue card for a boy and a pink card for a girl. Answer question 2...
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