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  • Why do we have five fingers and toes?

    Dear Eli,

    While humans may be one of the few animals that can give a high five, they are one of many with five fingers and toes.

    Humans are part of the primate family, which also includes monkeys, apes, and even lemurs. As a member of the family, you also have fingernails instead of claws and pads on your fingertips that help with your sense of touch.

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