Have you ever thought about life on the microscopic level? How you have similarities between nearly all of your family members, whether it is the size of your nose, the shape of your eyes, or the presence of freckles? The list goes on, and there is a very good reason for it! The reason families have resemblances relates to patterns of inheritance that cause expressions of specific genes. We will be discussing how this happens in the human population via mitosis and meiosis.