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Select the incorrect statement from the following:
A. Frequency of certain genes in a population changes over several generations resulting in evolution

B. Reduction in the weight of an organism due to starvation is genetically controlled

C. Low weight parents can have heavy weight progeny

D. Traits which are not inherited over generations do not cause evolution.

Answer :

Reduction in the weight of an organism due to starvation is genetically controlled.

This statement is incorrect/false. Reduction in weight due to starvation is a result of less amount of food consumed and is not genetically controlled.

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