Evolution by Natural Selection

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Evolution by Natural Selection (Charles Darwin)   (1) Population tend to exhibit exponential growth; there is a tremendous potential in  nature for overproduction of offspring.   (2) Resources needed for survival are limited in nature, which leads to a struggle for  survival.   (3) Individuals within populations vary. Some of these variations are more or less 
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Unformatted text preview: advantageous in the struggle for existence. (4) The individuals with the best combination of characteristics will survive ("survival of the fittest"). (5) The survivors will have an opportunity to reproduce and pass the characteristics that gave them the survival edge on to their offspring....
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This note was uploaded on 11/18/2011 for the course BIOLOGY bi 101 taught by Professor - during the Fall '10 term at Montgomery.

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