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Unformatted text preview: rated animal kingdom into four divisions 6. Vertebrates, molluscous, segmented animals and zoophytes 7. Broke the Great Chain of Being Jean Baptiste Lamarck 1744-1829 17. Theory of Transformism 8. Inheritance of acquired characteristics 9. Organs develop to satisfy needs 10. Interaction of organic forms with their environment 11. Spontaneous generation 18. Contributions 12. Popularized idea of evolution Charles Lyell 1797-1875 19. Uniformitarianism 13. Forces active in past are same forces as those active in present 14. Earth changes by flood erosion, drought, wind 20. Principles of Geology 15. 1830-1833 16. Earth much older than Ussher suggested Development of the Theory of Evolution 21. Charles Darwin 1809-1882 17. Medical student at Edinburgh 0. Left after 2 years 18. Father stated that Charles was only interested in "shooting...
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