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Unformatted text preview: of this reading you should be able to give a concise explanation of his theory of evolution. 1. Does the environment directly modify the characteristics of animals? How do alterations in the environment lead to certain parts disappearing and other parts becoming more prominent? Give examples. 2. How do these alterations eventually result in new species? 3. Can an animal or plant develop an entirely new organ or limb? 4. Is there any limit to the modification of a particular organism? 5. How does Lamarck use the evidence from domesticated plants and animals to advance his argument? 6. Contrast Lamarcks explanation for the relationship between the parts of animals and the use of those parts with the explanation given by other naturalists....
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This note was uploaded on 12/22/2009 for the course BIGBOOK_01 Bigbook_01 taught by Professor Bigbook_01 during the Spring '09 term at University of Toronto- Toronto.
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