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1) Which statements are true regarding the good-of-the-species fallacy? a. It states that natural selection disfavors what is bad for the species. b. The good-of-the species is a great way to understand evolution. c. States what is seen in nature is what ought to be morally correct. d. Adaptations are for the benefit of the species and that’s why they exist. e. Natural selection favors traits that are detrimental to a species. 2) Choose the statements that are false regarding natural selection. a. Natural selection is a major mechanism of evolution. b. It is a random event that occurs within individuals. c. Natural selection acts on the level of species. d. Natural selection is an inter-individual process. e. Natural selection favors the fittest individuals. f. Natural disfavors traits that give highest reproductive success of individuals. 3) Which of the following statements is correct? a. When individuals change in responses to challenges from the environment,
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This note was uploaded on 04/02/2008 for the course BIO 203 taught by Professor Thornhill during the Spring '08 term at New Mexico.

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