Darwin/Evolution
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  • Question 1
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    Q. Which of the following is a fossil?
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    a plant that has recently died
    a group of organisms that can reproduce
    a structure or organ that no longer functions
    a trace of an organisms that existed in the past
  • Question 2
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    Q. what did Charles Darwin observe in finch populations of the Galapagos Islands off the coast of South America?
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    different species on different islands
    all species on one of the islands
    identical species on all the islands
    the same species as North America
  • Question 3
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    Q. Genetic variation can arise from a random change in the DNA of a gene.  The change is called a(n)
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    mutation
    gene flow
    gene pool
    allele
  • Question 4
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    Q. The disappearance of a species.
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    Evolution
    Extinction
    Migration
    Mutation
  • Question 5
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    Q. The variety of living things on Earth is called:
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    Life
    Biodiversity
    Similarity
    Genetics
  • Question 6
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    Q. This image shows that 
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    These animals have no simliarities in their structures. 
    two different species may have evolved from a common ancestor. 
    These animals are from the same species. 
    These animals likely evolved from different ancestors due to their differences. 
  • Question 7
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    Q. Which type of adaptation is shown?
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    mimicry
    camouflage
    artificial selection
    homologous structure
  • Question 8
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    Q. Two organisms that are closely related would have
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    very similar DNA sequence
    exactly the same DNA sequences
    no proteins in common
    completely different DNA sequence
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. what gave Charles Darwin the idea of evolution?
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    google
    wikipedia
    mans attempt to destroy mankind
    finches in the Galapagos island
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. Which statement best describes the process of evolution?
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    Populations can survive in different locations on earth
    Environmental conditions limit the number of species on Earth
    Populations grow when resources are abundant
    The traits of a species can change over time
  • Question 11
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    Q. Over time, adaptions can lead populations to experience 
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    environmental changes
    genetic changes
    geological changes
    extinction
  • Question 12
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    Q. Darwin theorized that individuals having an advantage due to their traits or abilities will be more likely to survive and reproduce.  This theory is known as
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    evolution
    speciation
    adaptation
    natural selection
  • Question 13
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    Q. There are three species of birds on an island.  Bird A has a heavy bill for eating seeds.  Bird B has a pointed bill for eating insects.  Bird C has a sharp bill for eating both insects and seeds.  If all insects on the island suddenly disappeared, which bird or birds would be the LEAST affected? 
    answer choices
    Bird A
    Bird B
    Bird C
    Bird A and Bird B
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