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Study Guide 1 Lecture 1 Introduction Be able to identify and describe Terminology Characteristics of Science Hypothesis vs Theory Patterns in science Scientific Method Evolution Be able to identify and describe Evolution vs natural theology Historical timeframe of Darwin Major players leading up to Darwin and what each contributed Ex. Newton, lamark, Malthus, Cuvier, etc Darwins role in evolution thinking Origin of species Descent with modification Differential reproductive success Limitations of his work Modern synthesis Evidence used to study evolution Fossil record Limitations of the fossil record Biogeography, comparative anatomy, etc Macroevolution Speciation what is it how does it work Adaptive radiation Rate of evolution How do you maintain species Reproductive barriers Modes for speciation Allopatric, sympatric, peripatrick Role of evolutionary novelties Convergent evolution Microevolution Mechanisms of microevolution Ex gene flow, genetic drift, natural selection, etc
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