88: Evolution of Plants
What is a plant ? Short list:
How did plants evolve and
Photosynthetic bacteria, cyanobacteria proposed
as the original photosynthetic organism.
Endosymbiosis, a large, eukaryotic
Toxoplasma gondii: How your Cat is Making You Crazy
Why would the protozoan parasite Toxoplasma gondii cause its host, a rat to lose it fear of cats?
Why do you think Toxoplasma gondii human infection rates in the French are up to 55% while infecti
90 Seedless Vascular Plants
Seedless Vascular Plant Evolution and Diversity
During the Carboniferous period, seedless vascular plants dominated the landscape.
Seedless vascular plants.
Are vascular seedless
plants a monophyletic
Quiz 2: Modules 79-80, Phylogenetics
1. In a phylogenetic comparison of mammals and birds, having a backbone is considered as what kind of
character of mammals?
A. a shared ancestral character
B. a shared derived character
C. a useful character for sortin
Module 4 Practice of Science Quiz
1. Which of the following is NOT a good scientific question?
A. Should I buy an electric car?
B. Are electric cars more efficient than regular cars?
C.How much do electric cars decrease emissions?
D.How can a better
Nonvascular Plants: The Bryophytes
The nonvascular plant species alive today-loosely referred to as bryophytes-are descendants
of the first plants to survive the harsh conditions of a terrestrial environment.
DUE UPLOADED TO Bb NO LATER THAN 4/27/16 at 8 PM!
Instructions: 1 - Calculate the Mean and Standard Deviation for the dataset below.
Then generate a bar graph for the independent variables, 1% GBA, 5% GBA, and 10% GBA.
2-Label the axes appropriately. Prov
1. Cells having no nucleus would belong to the _.
2. Endospores can help bacteria to survive long periods of what kind of conditions?
All answers are correct.
3. Scientists can gene
Quiz 4 Protists
1. A scientist collected a sample organism to identify. Which characteristic would eliminate the
possibility that the sample was a protist?
D.visible to the naked eye
E.None of the ans
Name: Morgan Teodorovici
1502: Phylogenetics Lab Homework (PC and Internet Access Required; ver. 1.6)
Purpose: To practice character mapping and to generate phylogenetic trees using web-based tools.
Phylogenetics is the study of evolutionary relationships