A litter of kittens have traits that are similar to both the mother cat and the father cat. Explain why.

Because of the genes. They passes it to their off spring and so children inherit the gene that express biological traits like physical characteristics, genetic disorder and some talents of their parents.


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Its because due to the hereditarty genes. Each molecule or cell of the embryo has a DNA. Since this is what is passed on the molecular structure of the gene is similar to both parents. The goal of an organism is to be part of the natural selection so that means in order to be a being of non failure it should find a mate for its genes to be passed on.