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can u predict what your gonna have by genetics?

for example my mom had 4 girls and then a boy, my sisters think im gonna have a boy bc 2 of them had boys. they think that were all gonna have boys except for my brother...im just curious! my boyfriend has a brother

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 5:03 AM on Jul. 6, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • No. The determination of sex is dependent on the male sperm. It is either XX or XY. XX meaning female and XY meaning male.
    bluelady27

    Answer by bluelady27 at 5:04 AM on Jul. 6, 2009

  • I think in my case...it was pretty obvious.
    I have 1 brother.
    My baby's father has 2 brother's one sister...
    Then he has 3 boys, one girl. It went boy, girl, boy, boy
    and this is my 1st - and guess what?!?
    IT'S A BOY!
    Maya09

    Answer by Maya09 at 6:06 AM on Jul. 6, 2009

  • i dont think so;
    I tried doing that with this lil bun in the oven now,
    I was trynna say that because with my family it goes boy, girl, boy
    and with my boyfriend's family it goes boy, girl, boy
    that with us it would do the same, he has two previous childern
    and right now for him its girl, boy, and now my little girl lol maybe its the opposite lol
    dorkish_face

    Answer by dorkish_face at 9:04 AM on Jul. 6, 2009

  • No, you really have about a 50/50 shot. Other factors can play into it though. But generally 50/50. And since the sperm determines the sex, it doesn't completely make sense that you could tell by your family. My mom, and aunt both had boys first. My hubby's family had all boys and the generation before that all boys. I had a little girl. You just never know.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:36 AM on Jul. 6, 2009

  • my mom had a girl, boy then a girl
    my mil had a girl, then a boy

    i had a girl 1st & now i'm having a boy
    josiesmommy00

    Answer by josiesmommy00 at 10:03 AM on Jul. 6, 2009

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