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5 Matching questions

  1. Phylogenetic trees
  2. What is not a reason insects make excellent model systems?
  3. What do plants use to attract insects?
  4. Sneaker males steal matings from dominant males
  5. Sexual reproduction is costly but the reason that so many animals do reproduce sexually is thought to be
  1. a So that offspring will have genetic variation and at least some will survive even if the environment changes
  2. b True
  3. c Odors, UV reflectance, color = all of the above
  4. d Individual species show little or no variation
  5. e Can be used to understand the timing of diversification

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. They can become infected with WNV but not pass it to humans
  2. Arranged in the same order in which they are expressed on the animal
  3. Naturally occurring genes and compounds
  4. A "dead end" host
  5. Positioned in the genome in the same order they are expressed, conserved between humans and flies, master controller genes in development and turn on many genes = all of the above

5 True/False questions

  1. Transfer from parent to offspring is known asChagas disease


  2. Nutritional symbionts are not present in which insect?Flies


  3. A factor that does not have an impact on decompositionPostmortem interval


  4. What is a characteristic of a natural organismal classification?Presumed to be based on an underlying common process


  5. In desert adapted species sperm can be important forReducing desiccation