Unit 10 Review (Part 1)

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  1. Who's the coolest cat in town
    Dyllan
  2. What is the core theme of biology that appers in almost every unit we've studdied
    evolution
  3. 5 types of evidence supporting evolution
    Fossil, Comparative Anatomy, Comparative Embryology, Biogeography, and Molecular Biology/Biocheical
  4. The study of fossils and the interpretation of fossil records is made by what specific type of scientist
    Paleontologists
  5. Most fossils are found in which type of rock
    sedimentary
  6. Hardened tree sap that may encase insects
    Amber
  7. Father of Evolution
    Charles Dawin
  8. What islands did Darwin travel to to make his observations
    Galapagos
  9. What was Dawin's job on the ship
    Naturalist
  10. What was the name of the ship Darwin traveled to the islands on
    HMS Beagle
  11. What does the phrase "Decent with modifications" mean
    There is a common descendant or ancestor from whom we are ll related and that over time changes have allowed organisms to adapt to different habitats
  12. Who influenced Darwin
    Lamarck-life involes changes

    Lyell-earth is old and in constant change

    Wallace-ideas similar to Darwin

    Malthus-exponential growth in human pop led to comp and struggle for life
  13. unique organisms on the Galapagos
    Marine iguanas, Galapagos Tortoises, Frigget Birds, Masked Boobies, Waved Albatross, Flightless Cormorant
  14. 6 principles of evolution
    • Nature has a tendency to over populate
    • Not all offspring produced survive
    • Variations exist in any population
    • Variations are inherited
    • Those with desirable traits produce more often
    • Resulting population changes/evolves
  15. Evolution
    Changes that occur over a long period of time
  16. changes that may be made in order to fit in better or survive in a certain environment
    adaptations
  17. entire species dies off
    extinction
  18. ultimate source of genetic variation
    Mutation
  19. similar organisms that can interbreed and create fertile offspring
    species
  20. all same kind of organism in same area same time
    population
  21. these are used by scientists to analyze whether a species is near extinction
    gene frequencies
  22. a organ or part that no longer serves a purpose but may have at one time
    Vestigial

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