People who have a single X chromosome are female, while those with XXY sex chromosomes are males. In order to be a female a human:
a. Must have two X chromosomes
b. Cannot have a Y chromosome
c. Must have one X chromosome
d. Must have one Y chromosome
e. Cannot have an X chromosome
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