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Test 1 Study Questions - Exam 1 Study Questions (These are...

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Exam 1 Study Questions (These are the kinds of questions I am likely to ask you on the exam) Chapter 22 QUESTIONS 1. Who proposed the theory of uniformitarianism? 2. Who, besides Charles Darwin, independently proposed the theory of evolution by natural selection? 3. Fish and mammals are descendents of a common vertebrate ancestor that had a heart. Fish hearts have two chambers, whereas mammal hearts have four. Are the hearts of fishes and the hearts of mammals homologous or analogous structures? 4. Which taxonomic category lies between the categories Kingdom and Class? 5. Should the specific epithet of a scientific name (from binomial nomenclature) be capitalized? ANSWERS 1. Charles Lyell 2. Alfred Russel Wallace 3. Homologous 4. Phylum 5. No Chapter 23 QUESTIONS 1. If a population is at Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium for a two-allele locus, and p 2 =0.81, what does q equal? A. 0.09 B. 0.10 C. Could be any value D. 0 (zero) 2. If a population is not at Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium for a two-allele locus, and
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