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Iclicker Questions Bio 160 Sarkar 1. Improving the intelligence of an adult through education will result in adult’s descendants being born with a greater with a greater intelligence. This statement is an example of A. Darwinism B. Lamarckism C. Uniformitarianism D. Malthusianism 2. Which of the following scientists influenced Darwin’s view on the nature of population growth? A. Cuvier B. Malthus C. Lyell D. Hutton E. Wallace 3. Who was the naturalist who synthesized a concept of natural selection independently of Darwin? A. Charles Lyell B. Gregor Mendel C. Alfred Wallace D. John Henslow E. Thomas Malthus 4. Natural selection is based on all of the following except. . A. Variation exists within population B. The fittest individuals tend to leave the most offspring C. There is differential reproductive success within population D. Population tend to produce more individuals than the environment can support E. individuals must adapt to their environment 5. In a hypothetical environment fishes called pike cichlids are visual predators of algae eating fish, i.e. they locate their prey by sight. If a population of algae eater’s experiences predation pressure from pike cichlids, which of the following would least likely be observed in the algae eater population over the course of many generations? A. coloration of the algae eaters may become drab B. The algae eaters may become nocturnal (active only at night). C. Female algae eaters may become larger, bearing broods composed of more and larger young D. The algae eaters may become sexually mature at smaller overall body sizes E. the algae eaters may become faster swimmers
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6. Both Darwin’s and Lamarck’s ideas regarding evolution suggest which of the following?
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