What is Biology? Define any two branches of Biology. | web4study

What is Biology? Define any two branches of Biology.



Definitions:

Biology is the science of the study of living organisms, both plants, and animals.

Important branches of biology common to Botany & Zoology are Morphology, Anatomy, Histology, cytology, Physiology, Ecology, Embryology, Taxonomy, Genetics and Paleontology.

 

(a)Paleontology:

It is the study of plants and animal which lived in remote past and are now found as fossils m rocks.

(b)Embryology:

It is the study of developmental changes which occur from Zygote formation to an organism (adult).

(c)Genetics: 

It deals with the study of inheritance including transmission of hereditary character from parents to offspring


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