Evidence of Evolution
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  • Question 1
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    Q. What is this an example of?
    answer choices
    vestigial structures
    embryology
    homologous structures
    fossil record
  • Question 2
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    Q. Which species’ DNA is most similar to the DNA of the toothed whale? 
    answer choices
    Hippopotamus 
    Baleen Whale
    Grazing Mammals
    Camels
  • Question 3
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    Q. The similarities of organisms in which two areas numbered in the picture provide the best evidence for common ancestry?
    answer choices
    1 and 2
    3 and 4
    5 and 6
    7 and 8
  • Question 4
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    Q.

    Some organisms that share a common ancestor have features that have different functions, but similar structures. These are known as

    answer choices

    vestigial structures

    analogous structures

    homologous structures

    embryology

  • Question 5
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    Q.

    What is this an example of?

    answer choices

    Homologous structure

    Analogous structure

    Vestigial organs

    Functional adaption

  • Question 6
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    Q. Which of the following is an example of a vestigial structure?
    answer choices
    the wings of a red-tailed hawk
    the hind limbs of a house cat
    the fins of sharks
    the tailbone of a human
  • Question 7
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    Q. Which word is defined as a reduced form of a functional structure in 1 organism that shows up as fully functional in another?
    answer choices
    homologous structures
    vestigial structures
    analogous structure
    DNA
  • Question 8
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    Q. Structures that are very different in structure or anatomy but have similar functions such as the wings of a bird and a butterfly.
    answer choices
    Vestigial Structures
    Homologous Structures
    Analogous Structures
    Cladogram
  • Question 9
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    What conclusions can be made based on this table shown?

    answer choices

    the American black bear and the giant panda are most closely related

    the giant panda and the red panda are most closely related

    the red panda and the racoon are the most closely related

    the giant panda and the racoon are most closely related

  • Question 10
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    Q. The picture shows the members of the Camelidae family. The physical features and the geographical origin of these animals provide evidence that - 
    answer choices
    they live in the same type of environment.
    have slowly evolved to become herbivores.
    have a common ancestor.
    exchanged DNA in the past.
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