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Is this true ?

  1. Jun 28, 2009 #1

    tgt

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    that for humans, the male tend (probabilistically) to look more like his mother and the daughter tend to look more like her father?
     
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    This is not true, the primary and secondary sexual characteristics are much more similar between father and son, or mother and daughter. :rofl:
     
  4. Jun 28, 2009 #3
    I think daughter is look like her aunt(father's sister) & boy is look like his uncle(mather's brother).
     
  5. Jun 28, 2009 #4

    MATLABdude

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    I seem to recall hearing that people tended to choose people that looked like their mothers or fathers.
     
  6. Jun 28, 2009 #5

    drizzle

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    I did note this, but it doesn’t apply to all. I guess it depends
     
    Last edited: Jun 28, 2009
  7. Jul 1, 2009 #6

    Evo

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    This thread doesn't meet criteria for a discussion in biology.
     
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