Evolution has led to billions of species, and every species has some characteristic variation among them. Similarly, in humans, the inheritance of characteristics from parent to offspring is decided by genes. This groundbreaking discovery was first observed in Gregor Mendel’s experimentation with peas.
His findings eventually would form the laws of genetics that we are familiar with today. Learn more about how characteristics and features are passed down between generations by exploring Class 12 Biology Revision Notes Chapter 5 – Principles of Inheritance and Variation right here on BYJU’s. We provide concise content outlined with important points and tips for your exams.