(i) What does the forelimb of bird and forelimb of human being indicates?

(ii) Explain the term analogous organs with examples.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 27th Nov, 2013, 08:13: AM

Expert Answer:

(a) The forelimb of bird and forelimb of human being are homologous organs. 

(b) Analogous organs- Those organs which have different basic structure but have similar appearance and perform similar functions are called analogous organs. 

Example- wings of an insect and a bird have different structures but perform similar functions. 

Answered by  | 27th Nov, 2013, 10:13: AM