(a) What are genes?

(b) Where are genes located?

(c) What is the nature of genes?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 26th Nov, 2013, 12:07: AM

Expert Answer:

(a) Genes are the segments of DNA which are responsible for characteristic features of an organism. 

(b) Genes are located on chromosomes in linear sequence and at fixed positions. 

(c ) Chemically genes are acidic in nature since they are nucleic acids which constitute DNA. 

Answered by  | 26th Nov, 2013, 02:07: AM