39.) Which of the following arguments, if true, would not support the Theory of Evolution?
a. The bacterial flagellum could not evolve because it shows an irreducible complexity in its structure
b. Laboratory experiments demonstrate that replicating autocatalytic RNA molecules undergo spontaneous changes and that the molecules with greatest activity come to prevail in their environments
c. The mechanisms involved in the speciation of the 13 species of finches studied by Darwin in the Galápagos islands continue to operate
d. Since the mid-19th century paleontologists have found thousands of intermediate fossils in well-dated rock sequences
e. The skeletons of humans, mice, and bats are strikingly similar
f. Biogeography shows that some local species have derived from others, observed in the local fossil record, and others have evolved elsewhere, migrated to the location under analysis, and evolved to adapt to its particular conditions
g. Embryology shows that some organisms share early developmental stages
h. Genetics show that some organisms share large portions of their DNA
i. Biochemistry shows that some specialized molecules, such as hemoglobin and myoglobin are found in almost every multicelled animal, and are closely related
j. Eyes have evolved independently several times during the history of life on Earth
10.) Which of the following is the correct definition of a band?
a. Kin-based larger groups with chiefs who may or may not be heredity, having an economy
based on non-intensive farming or some other types of dependable food resources (herding,
b. Small groups of people who are linked by kinship, with a temporary headmen, and it is found
mostly among nomadic foragers
c. Medieval mottes.
d. Formal government structure, bureaucracy, intensive food system, socioeconomic
e. Well-organized larger society with a heredity-based chief, a bureaucracy, limited class
stratification, slaves, & a complex political system.