what is acquired inheritence?

Asked by santoshkamthekar | 6th Feb, 2014, 03:31: PM

Expert Answer:

Traits or characteristics which develop in response to the environment and cannot be inherited are called acquired traits and the inheritance of these traits is called acquired inheritance. There is no change in genes or DNA involved. Acquired traits cannot be inherited from one generation to another.

Examples of acquired traits: Cycling, Swimming

Answered by  | 7th Feb, 2014, 10:12: AM

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