Biological Evolution

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THE DIFERENTIATE BETWEEN THE TWO FOSSIL,ROCKS ARE GIVEN IN A DIAGRAM STRATURE. THE FOSSIL IS A RELATIVE AGE OF THE VARIOUS FOSSIL IN A SEDIMENTARY ROCK.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    2 What scientific explanation can account for the diversity of life?
    • A. 

      A. An explanation on of phenomena that have occurred

    • B. 

      B. A collection of scientific facts on observations and hypothesis

    • C. 

      C. A huge body of evidence

    • D. 

      D. None of above

    • E. 

      ALL OF ABOVE

  • 2. 
    What is evolution?        
    • A. 

      A. Change over time

    • B. 

      B. A change of species

    • C. 

      C. Something that just happens

    • D. 

      D. None of above

  • 3. 
    What does the fossil record show about the history of species on earth?
    • A. 

      A. Certain fossils appear only in older rocks

    • B. 

      B. It shows animals that have been extinct

    • C. 

      C. The structure of the organisms

    • D. 

      D. None of above

  • 4. 
    What are the names of scientists who study fossils?
    • A. 

      A. Archeologists

    • B. 

      B. Paleontologists

    • C. 

      C. Geologists

    • D. 

      D. All of above

  • 5. 
    What is definition of fossil?
    • A. 

      A. Bones of animals

    • B. 

      B. The remains of species that have past away.

    • C. 

      C. A and B

    • D. 

      D NONE OF ABOVE

  • 6. 
    The information about past life is called what.
    • A. 

      A. Relative frequency

    • B. 

      B. Fossil record

    • C. 

      C. A and B

    • D. 

      C. Genetic equilibrium

    • E. 

      D. NONE OF ABOVE

  • 7. 
    How do fossil forms?
    • A. 

      A. In change over time

    • B. 

      B. In sedimentary rocks

    • C. 

      C. Preserved under remains

    • D. 

      D. ALL OF ABOVE

  • 8. 
    1.     What is the homologous body structure?  
    • A. 

      A. The structure of the Greek word of “homos” meaning “same,” and legein, meaning, “say

    • B. 

      B. The structures of different mature forms but develop from the same embryonic tissues.

    • C. 

      Structures of bones all develop from the same clumps of cells in growing embryos.

    • D. 

      D. All of the above

  • 9. 
    1.     Who proposed that by selective use or disuse of organs, organisms acquired or lost certain traits during their lifetime?
    • A. 

      A. Charles Darwin

    • B. 

      B. Alfred Wallace

    • C. 

      C. Jean-Baptiste Lamarck

    • D. 

      D. Charles Lyell

  • 10. 
    1.     What is endosymbiotic theory?
    • A. 

      A. Eukaryotic formed from a symbiosis among several different prokaryotic organisms.

    • B. 

      B. Relationship in which two species live closely together.

    • C. 

      C. Single-celled prokaryotic organisms that resemble modern bacteria.

    • D. 

      D None of the above

  • 11. 
    1.     The result in changes in the inherited characteristics of population?
    • A. 

      A. Adaptation

    • B. 

      B. Natural selection

    • C. 

      C. Artificial selection

    • D. 

      D. All of the above

  • 12. 
    1.     Is homologous structure type of evidence for the evolution of living things?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      NO