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5 Matching questions

  1. example of coevolution
  2. gene shuffling
  3. example of natural selection
  4. convergent evolution
  5. example of stabilizing selection
  1. a newborn babies have intermediate weights, not too heavy or too tiny
  2. b when organisms not closely related independently evolve similar traits
  3. c the same genetic code for all living species
  4. d the recombination of different genes within the genome
  5. e structure of red flowers and structure and behavior of bees and birds

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. when members of a population have different traits that are passed on genetically to offspring
  2. the wing of a bird and a person's arm
  3. when members of a population are prevented from mating because they have different mating seasons
  4. gray rabbits are easily detected in front of black or white rocks
  5. the variety of species of Darwin's finches

5 True/False questions

  1. coevolutionwhen two different species evolve simultaneously to benefit eachother

          

  2. disruptive selectionthe environment creates selective pressures that influence which organisms survive and reproduce to pass on their own genes

          

  3. allele frequencythe fraction of different forms of a given gene in all of the members of a population

          

  4. Lamarckian Inheritancea rapid, sharp decrease in many species

          

  5. punctuated equilibriumthe environment creates selective pressures that influence which organisms survive and reproduce to pass on their own genes