Biology Exploring Study Set 1

Biology

Quiz 16 :

Evolution: the Development of the Theory

Quiz 16 :

Evolution: the Development of the Theory

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Extinct glyptodont and living nine-banded armadillo were related according to Darwin. In what way are they related?
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C

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What is the reason that a species still exists in its environment even after this environment changes?
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As a young child, you preferred to collect shells and insects, dig through the mud around a pond, and watch birds rather than play video games. What did you have in common with Charles Darwin?
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Which of the following is an example of Scala Naturae?
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Which of the following is an example of Scala Naturae?
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What was a basic truth of inheritance that had been known well before Darwin's time?
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Whose quote is this: "Nothing in biology makes sense except in the light of evolution"?
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Which of the following studies provide compelling evidence of evolutionary change?
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What was the reason Darwin was sailing aboard the HMS Beagle?
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Which of the following is the reason for existence of vestigial structures (useless parts of the body)?
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What has Health Canada recognized as the top health issue in the past decade in Canada?
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Which of the following happened before Darwin?
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Who proposed the Scale of Nature?
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Which of the following was NOT proposed by Lamarck's theory of evolution?
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Which of these observations did NOT influence Darwin's later thoughts about evolution?
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Who proposed that species change through time?
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Which of the following is a defining characteristic of comparative morphology?
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Which of the following is an example of biogeography?
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When did Darwin's voyage take place?
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What was the importance of George-Louis Leclerc's findings?
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