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Evidence of Evolution

Evidence of Evolution

Evidence of Evolution: Hopefully This Isn't a Catastrophic True or False

1. Catastrophism isThe idea that human selection for certain traits leads to evolution in dogs
2. Which of the following is NOT true about fossils?Some fossils are the remains of extinct organisms
3. Which of the following could potentially explain why camels are only native to Asia?Camels evolved somewhere else, migrated to Asia, and then their ancestors (in the original location) went extinct
4. Vestigial structuresAre only visible in fossil species
5. Development provides evidence for evolution by:A, C, and D
6. Which of these kinds of evidence would best support the notion than two species are very close relatives?They share 99% of their DNA
7. Which of the following statements is true about artificial selection?In artificial selection, humans decide which individuals get to reproduce
8. The common ancestor of Archaea, Bacteria, and Eukarya probably lived about3.9 billion years ago
9. _________ structures are inherited from a common ancestor, while __________ structures evolve independently in multiple kinds of organisms.Homologous; analogous
10. The half-life of a radioactive element isThe age of the object being dated

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