BIO 322 QUIZ 11

BIO 322 QUIZ 11 - BIO 322 QUIZ 11 - SPRING 2009 Question 1...

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BIO 322 QUIZ 11 - SPRING 2009 Question 1 Marks: 1 Evolution (natural selection) (Microevolution): Choose at least one answer. a. States that we evolved from monkeys. b. States that if a member of a species survives long enough to reproduce, genes that helped it to survive will be transmitted to the next generation. (selected) c. Is the basis for sociobiology (evolutionary psychology). d. Is the basis for some believed differences between females and males such as the belief that females are nurturing while males are aggressive, and males are promiscuous while females are selective in their choice of sexual partners. Correct Marks for this submission: 1/1. Question 2 Marks: 1 According to sociobiologists and evolutionary psychologists: Choose at least one answer. a. Women are nurturers and men are aggressive because those qualities have been selected. b. Females, because they produce one egg for every billion sperm a male produces, need to be very selective with whom they mate. c. Male and female sex roles came about due to natural selection. Correct Marks for this submission: 1/1. Question 3 Marks: 1 In Darwin's theory of evolution, macroevolution states that, species merged one to another over many centuries. Answer: True False Correct Marks for this submission: 1/1. Question 4 Marks: 1 Biology studies natural occurrences. Intelligent design (creationism) involves a supernatural phenomenon based on faith. This is why scientists object to the teaching of creationism in science classes. The two ideas are not mutually exclusive, creationism seeks to explain why we came into being, while evlolution seeks to expalin how we came into being. Answer: True False Correct Marks for this submission: 1/1. Question 5 Marks: 1
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In the film, "Sex Unknown" we learned that: Choose at least one answer. a. David Reimer, the boy whose penis was destroyed in infancy, spent most of his childhood being unhappy and lonely when he was sex-reassigned to a girl. b. The twin case was a success and demonstrated how rearing a child in a particular gender
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This note was uploaded on 09/06/2011 for the course BIO 322 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at S.F. State.

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