Reading Quiz 3 - Reading Quiz 3 *Specieswerecreated,,byGod...

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Reading Quiz 3 What is the process component of the theory of special creation? *Species were created, instantaneously and independently of each other, by God. What is the pattern component of the theory of special creation? *Species are recent, unrelated to each other, and do not change through time. The geologic record and radiometric dating are inconsistent with the theory of special creation.  Why? *They support the hypothesis that Earth itself and life on Earth are ancient. Genetic, developmental, and structural homologies are inconsistent with the theory of special  creation. Why? *They support the hypothesis that species are related by common ancestry--    meaning that they were not created independently of ea ch other. The "law of succession," the presence of vestigial traits, and the fact of extinction are all  inconsistent with the theory of special creation. Why?
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This note was uploaded on 10/26/2010 for the course BIOL 180 taught by Professor Freeman during the Fall '07 term at University of Washington.

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Reading Quiz 3 - Reading Quiz 3 *Specieswerecreated,,byGod...

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