Q.7 Where are chromosomes found in a cell? State their function.


Answer :

Chromosomes are thread-like structures located inside the nucleus of animal and plant cells.

Each chromosome is made of protein and a single molecule of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA).

Chromosomes carry the basic genetic material i.e., DNA which is responsible to provide hereditary characteristics and genetic information to the various cells.

Chromosomes transfers the parental character to the offspring by transfer of genetic material.

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