Inherited and Acquired Traits
Born with it or learned it?
My mom and dad both have blue eyes so I do too.
My mom and dad both have brown hair so I do too.
My mom is kinda short and my dad it kinda tall. I think I got my height genes from my mom though.
I love to read but I had to learn to do it first.
I love to draw but I had to learn how to first.
I love to do it but I had to learn how to do it first.
Inherited traits- A trait that you receive from your parents. A trait an organism passes to its offspring.
Acquired traits- Are characteristics that are gained by an organism after birth as a result of external influences or its own activities that change its structure or function and cannot be inherited.