In India, we find mangoes with different flavours, colours, fibre content, sugar content and shelf life. The large variation is due to 
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In India, we find mangoes with different flavours, colours, fibre content, sugar content and shelf life. The large variation is due toĀ 

A

Genetic diversity

B

Species diversity

C

Induced mutations

D

Hybridisation

Answer

Genetic diversity represents the total number of genetic characteristics in the genetic makeup of a species. Whereas, the genetic variability describes the tendency of genetic characteristics to vary. This diversity lets the populationĀ adapt to changing environments. For example, In India, we find mangoes with different flavors, colors, fiber content, sugar content and shelf life. The great variation is due to the genetic diversity.
So, the correct answer is 'Genetic diversity'.

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