French Scientist that believed aquired characteristics affected genes
English naturalist who was famous for his work in evolution. Author of "On the Origin of Species"
Origin of Species
Book written by Darwin that promoted evolution.
Characteristics not passed down in genes
a unit for heredity that is passed from parent to offspring
a sudden change in an offsprings genetics which can positively or negatively affect the organism
differences in inherited traits within a species
the process by which organisms have developed and diversified over many generations
The idea that organisms better adapted to their enviroment will survive to reproduce. The main process that affects evolution.
The likelihood that an organism will produce offsprings that will also survive to reproduce.
The locations where Darwin observed the effect of natural selection on finches.
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