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Study Guide for Comprehensive Portion of the Final Exam BIOL 1202 Fall 2011 Chapter 22 Explain the mechanism for evolutionary change proposed by Darwin and Wallace (i.e., natural selection) Define evolution Chapter 23 Explain the statement “It is the population, not the individual that evolves.” List the five conditions that must be met for a population to remain in Hardy- Weinberg equilibrium Describe the significance of mutation in the generation of genetic variability Explain the role of population size in genetic drift Distinguish among directional, disruptive, and stabilizing selection. Chapter 24 Distinguish between allopatric and sympatric speciation List the reproductive barriers that may lead to speciation and identify whether they are a prezygotic or postzygotic barrier. Give examples of each. Chapter 25 Explain the endosymbiotic theory for the evolution of the eukaryotic cell Describe the timing of key events in the evolution of the first prokaryotes through
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This note was uploaded on 03/04/2012 for the course BIOL 1202 taught by Professor Gregg during the Spring '08 term at LSU.

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