CourseWare Test 1 ('11)

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C OURSE W ARE   Site will be unavailable every Sunday from 7 am – 11 am due to scheduled maintenance. Click Here For Printable Version Test 1 Do, Triet CLOCK Start Time 2/17/2011 1:07:12 PM Time Taken 01:00:03 NAVIGATION [1] Q 1 [1] Q 2 [1] Q 3 [1] Q 4 [1] Q 5 [1] Q 6 [1] Q 7 [1] Q 8 [1] Q 9 [1] Q 10 [1] Q 11 [1] Q 12 [1] Q 13 [1] Q 14 [1] Q 15 [1] Q 16 [1] Q 17 [1] Q 18 [1] Q 19 [1] Q 20 [5] Q 21 TEST INFORMATION Your Score is 18 Out of: 25 Time Allowed: 60 min Total Problems: 21 COLORING LEGEND Not Answered Incorrect Correct You scored 18 out of 25 Question 1 Your answer is CORRECT. Which of the following is best defined as, "a statement of what are held to be the general laws, principles, or causes of something known or observed." a) Theory b) Hypothesis c) Fact d) Observation e) Data
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Question 2 Your answer is CORRECT. Which of the following do NOT match? a) Lyell = uniformitarianism b) Linnaeus = binomial nomenclature c) Lamarck = inheritance of aquired chariteristics d) Darwin = gradual change through time e) All of the above are correct matches f) both A and B are incorrect g) both A and C are incorrect h) None of the above are correct matches Question 3 Your answer is CORRECT. Experimental evolution a) can demonstrate rapid evolution from one form to another. b) can be used to study the genetics of evolutionary processes such as adaptation or diversification. c) can produce differences between populations as extreme as those occurring between some naturally occurring species. d) can be used to test specific hypotheses about how evolution works in nature. e) all of the above. f) B and D only Question 4 Your answer is CORRECT. Which of the following statements about evolution by natural selection is true? a) Natural selection results in populations that will survive better in the future. b) Natural selection does not allow for the evolution of new traits. c) Natural selection results in organisms that perfectly fit their environment. d) Natural selection operates for the good of the species. e) Natural selection results in organisms adapted to their current environment. Question 5 Your answer is CORRECT. According to Darwin, which of the following is a requirement for the process of evolution by
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