Variation And Genetics

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there are 2 types of variation, (continuous and discontinuous) what is the other name for each of them?
the other name for continuous variation is Gradual, and discontinuous variation is Clearcut
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give an explanation on continuous variation.
this variation shows a range in value and can be changeable due to the environment, for e.g. height
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give an explanation on discontinuous variation.
it is the complete opposite to continuous variation. There are only a few possible forms of discontinuous variation and nothing is in between. One either has or hasn't got the genes for it e.g.toungue rolling
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what is variation?
the differences between members of the same species inherited from our parents
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what is genetic variation?
similarities and differences from our parents passed on through their genes.
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give an explanation on continuous variation.

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this variation shows a range in value and can be changeable due to the environment, for e.g. height

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