Human and chimpanzee DNA is very similar, they are humans' closest living relative. 

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Image: Chimpanzee by E01

Information sourced from:

The Jane Goodall Institute of Canada, Chimpanzees, About Chimpanzees, Range & Habitat [online], 
Available from: http://www.janegoodall.ca/about-chimp-range-habitat.php [accessed 29/05/2015].

National Geographic (2003) Chimps Belong on Human Branch of Family Tree, Study Says, by John Pickrell, (online), available from https://www.nationalgeographic.com/science/2003/05/chimps-belong-on-human-branch-of-family-tree-study-says/ [Accessed 9/12/20].

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