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State the meaning of inherited traits and acquired traits. Which of the two is not passes on the next generation? Explain with the help of an example.



Inherited traits are those traits which are stored in DNA and are transferred from one generation to next.
Ex. Skin colour,colour of the pupil,height,etc.
Acquired traits are those traits which an organism acquires during his/her lifetime.They do no get transferred from one generation to other.These traits die with the death of the organism
Ex. Riding a bicycle,swimming,etc.
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