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Given below is the list of vegetables available in the market. Select from these the two vegetables having homologous structures:

Potato, sweet potato, ginger, radish, tomato, carrot, okra (Lady’s finger)

(A) Potato and sweet potato

(B) Radish and carrot

(C) Okra and sweet potato

(D) Potato and tomato

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III. Wings of birds and wings of insects are analogous organs.

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Solution for concept: Evolution and Classification - Tracing Evolutionary Relationships. For the course 8th-10th CBSE
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