ACQUIRED AND INHERITED TRAITS

MASON BROWN

acquired and inherited traits

An acquired trait is a characteristic that a living thing gets during its lifetime. • A scar is a physical trait that is acquired. AcquiredTraits- Notes • Many acquired traits are learned behaviors.


In humans, eye color is an example of an inherited characteristic: an individual might inherit the "brown-eye trait" from one of the parents.Inherited traits are controlled by genes and the complete set of genes within an organism's genome is called its genotype.

Learned traits

What is a learned trait

A learned trait is where some one teaches it to you.