phylogeny
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  • Question 1
    60 seconds
    Q. Study of embryos of various organisms to show a common ancestor because of similarities in development
    answer choices
    natural selection
    embryology
    speciation
    evolution
  • Question 2
    60 seconds
    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 3
    900 seconds
    Q. If species A and B have very similar genes and proteins, what is probably TRUE?
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    species A and B share a relatively recent common ancestor
    species A evolved independently of species B for a long period
    species A is younger than species B
    species A is older than species B
  • Question 4
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    Q. According to this cladogram, birds are LEAST related to -
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    Amphibians
    Sharks
    Ray Finned Fish
    Crocodiles
  • Question 5
    900 seconds
    Q. On the cladogram, which organism is the closest relative of the human?
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    Frog
    Hare
    Caiman
    Parrot
  • Question 6
    900 seconds
    Q. Which trait do only humans have, according to the cladogram?
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    jaws
    mammary glands & hair
    terrestrial during all life stages
    opposable thumbs
  • Question 7
    900 seconds
    Q. According to the diagram, which bird has the most similar DNA to a large tree finch?
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    small tree finch
    medium tree finch
    large ground finch 
    green warbler finch
  • Question 8
    45 seconds
    Q. Phylogenetics is all about discovering... 
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    which organisms are more closely related to each other
    which organisms have more adaptations
    adaptationswhere organisms live in the world
    which organisms are most fit for their environment
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. The largest level of classification that divides organisms as either eukaryotes, eubacteria or achaebacteria
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    Domain
    Kingdom
    Phylogeny
    Taxonomy
  • Question 10
    60 seconds
    Q. Which of the lists below has all of the levels of classification in the correct order?
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    Kingdom class phylum domain genus order species family
    Class Domain Phylum Kingdom Species Family Order Genus
    Kingdom Family Class Domain Order Phylum Genus Species
    Domain Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family Genus Species
  • Question 11
    60 seconds
    Q. Scientific names are written using which two levels of classification?
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    Kingdom phylum
    Kingdom class
    Species genus
    Genus species
  • Question 12
    60 seconds
    Q. Giving living things a two part name is called
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    Taxonomy
    Binomial Nomenclature
    Classification
    Kingdom Phylum
  • Question 13
    60 seconds
    Q. Which of the following levels of classification would have organisms that had the most in common?
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    Phylum
    Family
    Order 
    Kingdom
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. Moss, Sunflowers, Pine trees, and algae are all in this kingdom:
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    Fungi
    Anamalia
    Plantae
    Bacteria
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. Mold would belong to which kingdom?
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    Animal
    Archaea
    Plant
    Fungi
  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of these scientific names is written correctly?
    answer choices
    mephitis Mephitis 
    Mephitis Mephitis 
    mephitis mephitis 
    Mephitis mephitis 
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