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A student attempts to recreate a classic experiment and examines the number of hair bristles on the thorax of a fruit fly. She examines several different fruit fly lines and creates the following graph:

Figure 1. Bristle number versus temperature in three fruit fly lines. Created for Albert.io. Copyright 2017. All rights reserved.

Her results BEST demonstrate that which factor(s) drives phenotype?

A

Genes (“Nature”).

B

Environment (“Nurture”).

C

A combination of both genes and environment.

D

Genetic promoters.

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