Cats And Birds

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Cats And Birds

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  • 1. 
    After a period of time, the birds on the two islands are reunited but are unable to mate.  What factors and processes might account for this change?
    • A. 

      Gene flow and mutation and allopatric speciation

    • B. 

      Genetic drift and mutation

    • C. 

      Allopatric speciation only

    • D. 

      Non-random mating

  • 2. 
    What adaptation is the bird exhibiting below?
    • A. 

      Mimicry

    • B. 

      Camoflauge

    • C. 

      Fast flight

    • D. 

      Playing dead

  • 3. 
    Based on the data table what is likely to happen to the population of Cats with Poor Eyesight?
    • A. 

      Increase

    • B. 

      Stay the same

    • C. 

      Decrease

    • D. 

      Go down then back up

  • 4. 
    A mutation occurs that results in some of the cats with poor eyesight being able to make sounds similar to the mating call the birds make.  What type of adaption is this?
    • A. 

      Mimicry

    • B. 

      Camoflauge

    • C. 

      Gene flow

    • D. 

      Non random matin

  • 5. 
    Base on the data table from question 7 are the cats with poor eyesight and the fossil cat the same species?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      Not enough evidence to decide

    • C. 

      No

  • 6. 
    Which is more closely related to the fossil cat and why?
    • A. 

      The cat with poor eyesight because it has a greater number of different bands than the normal cat

    • B. 

      The cat with normal eyesight because there are fewer banding pattern differences than the cat with poor eyesight

    • C. 

      They are the same