It helps us to understand ourselves better since we are living things.
Skills and knowledge of biology can be applied to other scientific fields such
as agriculture, forestry medicine, nutrition, pharmacy and veterinary
It helps us to understand our environment better and principles of conserving it.
helps to answer some important questions such as, what do living things
need, why do we resemble with a monkey, why do frogs lay many eggs but
only few become adults?
Knowledge of biology helps us to improve
our health since causes, symptoms, transmission and treatment are of
various diseases are studied in biology.
Knowledge of biology helps us to avoid our selves from magical beliefs, superstitions and other traditional taboos.
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of genetics helps us to clear some common doubts about certain
inherited characteristics e.g. albinism, sickle cell anaemia,
Knowledge of the structure and chemical composition of the organisms enable us to acquire food, clothes and shelter from them.