4. State the main difference between asexual and sexual reproduction.
The main differences between asexual and sexual reproduction are:
|S.No.||Asexual reproduction||Sexual reproduction|
|1.||Only one parent is involved.||Two parents are required i.e., male and female|
|2.||The offspring formed is similar to the parent.||The offspring formed shows some variation with respect to the parent.|
|3.||For example, hydra, yeast, etc. show asexual reproduction.||For example, humans, animals, insects, etc. shows sexual reproduction.|