BOY or GIRL? I thought it would be fun to do a little experiment and try all the online quizzes and old wives tales-do-it-yourself tests to see what the different outcomes are. FIRST UP….
The Age-Month Gender Test – Okay this comes from one of my friends and they say it works like 97% of the time or something. This is a simple one. Take the age you were when you conceived and the month you conceived in and add them together. Even Numbers it’s a Girl Odd Numbers it’s a Boy. (This baby 28 + 8 = 36) (Little Man 24 + 1 = 25 Odd and he was a boy)
Results: IT’S A GIRL!
Old Wives Girl or Boy Quiz – You can take the quiz here. This one takes all the old wives tales and lumps them together for one quiz. You know like the are you carrying low or high? Craving Salty or Sweet? Rate of baby’s heart beat? Ect., Ect.
Results: You answered 3 items out of 10 Yes. Your score is 30%. Congratulations! According to the Old Wives it’s a girl!
Ancient Chinese Birth Chart – You can take this one here. This is an “ancient Chinese calendar” It states that there is a 93% accuracy.
Results: Congratulations! It’s a boy!
Is it a Girl or Boy Quiz – You can take it here. This is another general wives tales type of quiz. Things like, Boxer or Briefs, Who is frisky first, Salty or Sweet, High or Low?
Results: It’s a Boy!
Gender Prediction Quiz –You can take it here. Another general wives tales type of quiz.
Results: Congratulations! It’s a Boy!
Girl or Boy: The Heart Rate Test – To conduct the this old wives tale you simply take your baby’s heart rate in beats per minute (bpm) using a doppler or fetoscope and look at the chart: Over 140 = girl Under 140 = boy (Little Man’s heart beat was in the 140’s the entire time)
8 Week Check up: 160’s
12 Week Check up: 160’s
16 Week Check up: 146