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ramyaswetha2000
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family tree

Post by ramyaswetha2000 » Thu Jan 26, 2006 7:44 am

I wonder why we draw the family tree upside down!! Shouldnt it be downside up, as all trees are!!

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Post by Dr.Stein » Thu Jan 26, 2006 12:58 pm

Really? It is not always, IMO. My genealogic trees(phylogeny) are from down to upside, like the one below, though some others are from upside down, but some others else are from left to right, even from center to everywhere (branching)

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Hey that's is a real tree eh? If you know what I mean :lol: One of my fave trees :roll:
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